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Admin Password Window

Screen Pass Version 6.8 User Guide

Admin Password Window

The admin password window is launched by pressing the "Admin" button on the main Password window. This screen allows the user to unlock the computer without logging out the current user.

The admin password window on Windows 10:

The admin password window on Vista:

The admin password window on XP:

(For Netware logon sessions the current context is displayed instead of the domain name.)

If an unqualified name is entered in the Administrator field, the name is assumed to reside in either the domain/context indicated. Otherwise, the following syntaxes may be used.

Microsoft syntax


UPN format


NTLM format  [domain\user]





Netware syntax



leading dot indicates fully qualified NDS name


fully qualified typeless NDS name


trailing dot indicates name is relative to parent of current container



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Brandon Hill