How do you change the dsserviceuser account password on a DSSRV?

Issue

  How do you change the dsserviceuser account password on a DSSRV?

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DSSRV
    • Windows 7 Ultimate

Cause

DSSRV dsserviceuser windows password change information.

Resolution

  1. Close any program that is open on the desktop.
  2. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del
  3. Select "Change a Password"
  4. Confirm correct user name appears before proceeding.  
  5. Enter "Old Password"
  6. Enter "New Password"
  7. Enter New password again to confirm.
  8. Press the Green arrow pointing to the right.
  9. Wait until the "Your Password has been changed" prompt and press OK
  10. Test the new password By, Clicking on Start Icon (located on the lower left corner of the screen.) 
  11. Click on the pointer next to shut down and select Restart.
     

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