[ntp:questions] NTP aaccount password

mgy1912 at cox.net mgy1912 at cox.net
Fri May 30 16:59:10 UTC 2014


On Friday, May 30, 2014 9:46:46 AM UTC-7, mgy... at cox.net wrote:
> On Friday, May 30, 2014 12:30:52 AM UTC-7, Mike George wrote:
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> > I have Meinberg NTP installed on Windows 7 Pro.
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> > The NTPservice account shows up in Computer Management under Local Users 
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I did see a folder labeled ntp there, but opening it just pointed back to the Desktop, Documents, zpictures, etc. list of directories.  It does not show the actual ntp account.

Brian

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> > On 5/30/2014 01:16, mgy1912 at cox.net wrote:
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> > > I looked for HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\SpecialAccounts\UserList, but in the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\directory there is no subdirectory called SpecialAccounts (I am using Windows 7 by the way.) Searching for local users in e.g. Admin Tools turns up nothing, mine is the only account it shows.
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> Just tried that & it only shows me and a guest account, but says the guest account is turned off.  This account always existed from the time I bought the computer, so I still have no idea where this NTP account could be hiding.
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