How can I change the Windows Logon agent Override Password?

To change the AuthAnvil Two Factor Auth Override Password follow these simple steps:

  1. Go to the 2FA Downloads page at
  2. Click Save and save the file to the desktop.
  3. Open a command prompt and change the directory to the desktop.
  4. Type createoverridepwd.exe new_override_password and press enter.
  5. Test the new override password by logging off and back on using the password in the Passcode field.


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