Does the Administrator account have a password?

Article:TECH77892  |  Created: 2009-01-11  |  Updated: 2013-04-02  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH77892
Article Type
Technical Solution

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Issue



Does the Administrator account have a password?


Solution



Note: To check if this document describes the computer in question, download and run a pre-install check with SymHelp.

If the local Administrator account doesn't have a password assigned to it, remote authentication for installations may fail.

For example, during a remote installation the following error message may occur:

"Error: Login to failed. Check the username and password and try again."


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BE_Support Tool Report - "Does the Administrator account have a password?"


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338519


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH77892


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