How to reset farm passphrase

Today I faced a problem, I have to add s server to an existing farm that I have not deployed and there is no documentation of the process, so is it not posible to obtain the passphrase, but you can reset the existing passphrase by using Powershell 🙂

So let’s begin!:

Get-Help Set-SPPassPhrase -Detailed

To easily reset your SharePoint Passphrase

$passphrase = ConvertTo-SecureString -String “mySharePoint2010password” -asPlainText -Force

Set-SPPassPhrase -PassPhrase $passphrase -Confirm


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