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Win2k :The password shows 16 characters in Windows 2000 even though I have saved my password in fewer characters.

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The password shows 16 characters in Windows 2000 even though I have saved my password in fewer characters.

It is just a matter of display. Your password has been saved in the number of characters that you actually input.

Windows 2000 does not show the number of characters of the password on the display in order to ensure its security function. Rest assured that Windows 2000 has saved your password in the number of characters you actually input.