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Why do my BES/TEM Services not start when using Domain/User account?

Technote (troubleshooting)


The issue occurs while installing a TEM Server on a Windows 2008 platform and you attempt to change a Service from "Local System" to a domain account.

Resolving the problem

Windows 2008 requires the following changes for entering domain accounts;

Entering the domain user account with the traditional - Domain/User - does NOT work.

Try the following:
Enter the domain user account with - <User>@<Domain>.com

Historical Number


Document information

More support for: IBM BigFix family

Software version: 8.0

Operating system(s): Windows 2008 server

Reference #: 1506181

Modified date: 07 August 2014

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