MSI install fails "Password obtained is Incorrect for user DAUxxxxx-xxxx"

  • 7001700
  • 22-Oct-2008
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 10 Configuration Management with Support Pack 1 - 10.1 Bundles


Trying to install an MSI with "Run as dynamic Administrator" fails

ERROR: "Password obtained is Incorrect for user DAU[numeric code]" in zcc.log


This is fixed in version 10.1.1 - see KB 7001406 "ZENworks 10 Configuration Management 10.1.1" which can be found at

ensure that "Elevate User to Administrator" is not checked before selecting "Run as dynamic administrator"

Additional Information

The problem occurs because of a clash between the "Elevate User to Administrator" and "Run as dynamic administrator" settings - this fix ensures that "Elevate User to Administrator" is cleared if "Run as dynamic administrator" is selected

Feedback service temporarily unavailable. For content questions or problems, please contact Support.