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

Last Updated:Apr 20, 2022

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Problem description

The following error message is displayed when you access an ECS instance running Windows from a remote desktop. Use Management terminal Connect 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. Open Control panel > All control panel items > Network and Sharing Center > Advanced sharing settings.
  3. In Password-protected sharing Configuration item, Select Disable password protection sharing.

Application scope

  • ECS