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Entry type: FAQ, Entry ID: 10087466, Entry date: 01/15/2015
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What is the standard password of the user named "Administrator" in the WinCC User Administrator?

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When installing WinCC, the user named "Administrator" is created automatically in the User Administrator. Since this user also needs a Password, a standard password is used, which you should change when configuring.

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With a new project the user named "Administrator" is always created in the WinCC User Administrator. The associated password is "Administrator".

Note
Please change this default password for the user named "Administrator" to a password of your choice.

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