Event submitted by Event Log Doctor
Event ID:
7038
Source:
Service Control Manager

Message:
The ABC service was unable to log on as DOMAIN\service.account with the currently configured password due to the following error:
Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password.

To ensure that the service is configured properly, use the Services snap-in in Microsoft Management Console (MMC).






Solution by Event Log Doctor

2007-10-02 12:22:23 UTC

This message means that the mentioned service is configured to log on under a username other than LocalSystem/NetworkService etc., but that the currently configured password is invalid.

Navigate to Start -> Settings -> Control Panel -> Administrative Tools -> Services and locate the service in question from the list.

Right-Click the service, select properties and switch to the "Log On" tab. Enter the correct password in the dialog or configure the service to run under the Local System account.



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