Fix Error – Password supplied with the username \Administrator was not correct

Fix Error – Password supplied with the username \Administrator was not correct
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Introduction

Recently I have changed my SharePoint site Administrator password. After that whenever I try to create web application it is giving error that Administrator password is wrong.
In this post we will see a quick fix how to resolve this issue

Password Error

Following is the error which I am getting while creating a new web application


Password InCorrect Error

Fixing the problem

Update the farm credentials so that SharePoint will update the new password where ever required


stsadm -o updatefarmcredentials -userlogin <domain\username> -password <newpassword>

Other References

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263417(office.12).aspx

July 3, 2013 В· Adi В· No Comments
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