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  1. dwacon

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    What is the maximum number of characters for a windows logon?

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    dwacon, Mar 11, 2005
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    On Thu, 10 Mar 2005 20:26:32 -0500, "dwacon" <>
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    |> What is the maximum number of characters for a windows logon?

    Putting that entire sentence into google - comes up with 14 for XP.

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    Unk, Mar 11, 2005
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    "dwacon" <> wrote in message
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    > What is the maximum number of characters for a windows logon?



    14 characters for NT-based versions of Windows. However, they are split
    into two 7-character sequences when encoding the password.

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