Scripting Question

How to mass change OSX VNC password?

01/29/2014 2593 views

Does anyone know of a script or method to mass reset the password for the Remote Management / Screen Sharing VNC server?

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Change/Set the Password->Look regedit.exe HKLM\Software\WOW6432Node\TightVNC
now look the Value Password

Deploy (with GPO/Powershell whatever) this Value.....CHECK!
Answered 03/09/2016 by: Tonibert22
White Belt

Set/Change the Value HKLM\Software\Wow6432Node\TightVNC\Server\Password

Use GPO or Powershell whatever
Answered 03/09/2016 by: Tonibert22
White Belt


Here is the command I use to configure the mac VPN passwords.  Haven't tested in 10.11.x

/System/Library/CoreServices/RemoteManagement/ARDAgent.app/Contents/Resources/kickstart -configure -clientopts -setvncpw -vncpw PASSWORD 

Answered 03/14/2016 by: ajkunes
Senior Yellow Belt

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