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Is there any way (via a COM object or API call) to validate a NT user password against the domain or machine.
 
What I am looking for is the following:

x = CheckNTUserPassword("User", "PASSWORD", "DOMAIN1")
 
 I am not looking to obtain a password, just check to see if it is valid.
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by:dark_wader
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do u intent to use a network passw or just local pasw?
For network pasw i know a function call...
but local? (might be same :)



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by:dark_wader
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do u intent to use a network passw or just local pasw?
For network pasw i know a function call...
but local? (might be same :)



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by:dark_wader
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do u intent to use a network passw or just local pasw?
For network pasw i know a function call...
but local? (might be same :)



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shitty browser...
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by:rfrostad
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It would have to be for both. The DOMAIN parameter could be either the workstation or the domain name.


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