Vista Workstation User Password Illegal Characters

Issue

In Vista Workstation you can create a new user and password  using all characters of  a keyboard. Vista Workstation allows creation but when you try and login to Workstation you get login error.

Product Line

TAC Vista

Environment

Vista Workstation

Cause

Using characters in the password field that Vista does not recognize.

Resolution

Do not use the following characters in a password for users- !   @   #   $   %   ^  &  *  (  )  -  =  +  ,  <  >  '  "  ?  \

The following characters can be used in the password field- _  .  /  :