Smart questions
Smart answers
Smart people
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Member Login




Remember Me
Forgot Password?
Join Us!

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips now!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

Join Tek-Tips
*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Donate Today!

Do you enjoy these
technical forums?
Donate Today! Click Here

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.
Jobs from Indeed

Link To This Forum!

Partner Button
Add Stickiness To Your Site By Linking To This Professionally Managed Technical Forum.
Just copy and paste the
code below into your site.

SSJVirus007 (TechnicalUser)
15 Jul 09 16:30
customer lockout or forgot the custadmin password and now we ca not login with that account. I know the sysadmin password but can not find the custadmin account to reset it.

Thanks,
pronei (Vendor)
15 Jul 09 17:52
Log into the Sybase DB or the actual Windows admin account?
SSJVirus007 (TechnicalUser)
16 Jul 09 14:29
No, its the symposium express 4.02 client.
I know the Windows administrator account and apps sysadmin account but not the custadmin.
Customer use that account to generate report and some its lockout and no one know the password anymore.
SSJVirus007 (TechnicalUser)
16 Jul 09 14:55
pronei, are you saying I need to login to SybaseDB to reset custadmin account?
Milesprower (Programmer)
16 Jul 09 21:55
They reset the custadmin account from it's default?  Or did they just forget the (default) password?

I haven't looked in the documentation, but Nortel pulled a lot of the password information out of it early on for security reasons.  Worst case: ask your distributor or Nortel directly.   
SSJVirus007 (TechnicalUser)
17 Jul 09 8:03
When they login with custadmin account/password it says your account has expired please change your password. so, they change it, two days later they forgot the password and now can't login.

sysadmin and other user accounts are fine..
Milesprower (Programmer)
17 Jul 09 18:02
You should be able to reset the password from your sysadmin user account.  

I haven't touched an Express in a long time so I will not go into detail (probably get it wrong).  Hopefully someone with an Express can try this out and give you the correct process.
SSJVirus007 (TechnicalUser)
20 Jul 09 9:41
The problem is, I can not find the custadmin account anywhere in the client property. Should be under Advance and user tab but NO..nowhere to be found under any of those sections.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members!

Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close