The specified network password is incorrect. HRESULT: 0x800700, System error 86

You may encounter these errors when you try to use the network privileges.

The first can happen when you try to change a user’s password with a program such as C #.The second may appear when accessing a network share drive.

The above error appears with the following message.

System error 86 – The specified network password is not correct.

The specified network password is incorrect. HRESULT: 0x800700

Resolution 1 – Check NTLM

This is because the Lan Manager authentication level may not be correct.

If you have actually entered the correct password and are still experiencing the error, check your network security policy.

NTLM negotiate
1. go to start > run
2. typing secpol.msc and enter
3. Local Policies > Security Options
4. Network Security: LAN Manager authentication level to 'Send LM & LTLM - use NTLMv2 session security if negotiated

Resolution 2 – WMI limit

This can happen because the account you are using does not have sufficient permissions.Please check WMI remote access permission.

1. go to start > run
2. typing comexp.msc and enter
3. Local ConsoleRoot > Component Services > My Computer
4. Com Security : Edit Limits > add your account and check remote access / launch

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