[ntp:questions] NTP aaccount password

garrettbrian1960 at gmail.com garrettbrian1960 at gmail.com
Thu May 29 01:53:06 UTC 2014


On Wednesday, May 28, 2014 3:00:27 PM UTC-7, E-Mail Sent to this address will be added to the BlackLists wrote:
> On 5/28/2014 1:47 PM, garrettbrian1960 at gmail.com wrote:
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> > I have been trying to install the Meinberg NTP build
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> >   for Windows and the install is going through,
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> >   yet NTP won't start because the client is saying
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> >   the password is wrong.
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> >  I did have NTP on there years ago but I uninstalled it,
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> >   but apparently the password is still in there
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> >   and I don't remember what it was.
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> >  Where does Meinberg's NTP client store its password?
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> >  I would imagine it's a registry key but I have no idea where to look.
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> Its a hidden windows user,
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>  just make the ntp user visible,
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>   {Search the registry for SpecialAccounts,
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>     remove it from the UserList,
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>     it won't be hidden anymore}
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>  Delete the account, and Reinstall Meinberg?
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I searched for SpecialAccounts, but there's nothing there with that name, and nothing for Meinberg either.  Yet the install still fails because of this password. Very odd.



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