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SetServiceAccountPassword Method (SqlService Class)

Updated: 5 December 2005

Modifies the password for the account that the referenced service runs under.

object.SetServiceAccountPassword(ServiceStartName , ServiceStartPassword)


A string value that specifies the existing password for the account.


A string value that specifies the new password for the account.


A SqlService Class object that represents the service.

A uint32 value, which is 0 if the service was successfully modified, 1 if the request is not supported, and any other number to indicate an error.