Create Run As accounts in VMM
Applies To: System Center 2016 - Virtual Machine Manager
This article describes how to create and manage Run As accounts in System Center 2016 - Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) server.
A Run As account is a container for a set of stored credentials. In VMM a Run As account can be provided for any process that requires credentials. Administrators and Delegated Administrators can create Run As accounts. Learn more about different types of Run As accounts.
- Click Settings, and in Create click Create Run As Account.
- In Create Run As Account specify name and optional description to identify the credentials in VMM.
- In User name and Password specify the credentials. The credentials can be a valid Active Directory user or group account, or local credentials.
- Clear Validate domain credentials if you don't need it, and click OK to create the Run As account.