Incorrect password for localhost

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Evan

Incorrect password for localhost   18 May 2020, 10:39

Hi,

I recently installed NetGenius and it was working fine until a system restart; now, I receive an error that it cannot connect to localhost due to incorrect password. There shouldn't be any password to my knowledge.

Please advise.

Thank you.
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Ann

Re: Incorrect password for localhost   18 May 2020, 10:51

That is very strange. You can try deleting your device from NetGenius's view and then re-adding it by clicking Connect to. Enter localhost for name and a blank password.

If that doesn't help, here is how to recover the password:
  1. Download SQLiteSpy
  2. Launch it and load the NetGenius database file located in %PROGRAMDATA%\SoftPerfect\NetGenius
  3. Run the following query in SQLiteSpy:
    SELECT PARAM_VALUE FROM CONFIG WHERE PARAM_NAME = 'access.password'
    It should display your password.

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