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2068443 - ALTER LOGIN command cannot change a password for an expired login account - ASE


  • Change a password for an expired login account using ALTER LOGIN command
  • ALTER LOGIN command fails with a 7742 error.

1> alter login userA with password testuser modify password testAAA
2> go

Msg 7742, Level 16, State 1:
Server 'xxxxxx', Line 1:
You must change your password using the sp_password system stored procedure
before you can continue.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , Product Enhancement

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