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<SDEWORKSPACE name="sde_ws-0" server="myserver" instance="sde:sqlserver:mymachinename" database="vtest" user="myusername" encrypted="true" password="LXEMUR" />
Before ArcIMS 9.2, as Direct Connect could not be set up using ArcIMS Author and SDEWORKSPACE tag was manually edited using a text editor, the password attribute cannot be encrypted, it is saved as plain text, and the attribute encrypted needs to be set to false.
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