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When password protection sharing is enabled, credentials cannot work in Windows remote access.

Last Updated: Sep 21, 2020

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Problem description

The following error message is displayed when you access an ECS instance running Windows from a remote desktop. UseManagement terminalConnect to the server to log on.

 

Causes

Enable Password protection sharing in Windows.

 

Solution

To disable password protection sharing, follow these steps.

  1. Connect to an ECS instance by using the Management Terminal.
  2. OpenControl panel > All control panel items > Network and Sharing Center > Advanced sharing settings.
  3. InPassword-protected sharingConfiguration item, SelectDisable password protection sharingYes.

 

Application scope

  • ECS