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

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s