Override authentication component

Change this authentication component;
..\tomcat\webapps\alfresco\WEB-INF\classes\alfresco\authentication-services.xml

<bean id=”authenticationComponent” parent=”authenticationComponentBase”>
<property name=”accept” value=”true” />
<property name=”supportNtlm” value=”true” />
<property name=”allowGuestLogin”> <value>${alfresco.authentication.allowGuestLogin}</value>  </property>
<property name=”nodeService”>  <ref bean=”nodeService” />  </property>
<property name=”personService”>  <ref bean=”personService” />  </property>
<property name=”transactionService”>  <ref bean=”transactionService” />  </property>
<property name=”defaultAdministratorUserNames”>  <set>  <value>${alfresco_user_store.adminusername}</value>   <value>admin</value>     </set>  </property>
<property name=”defaultGuestUserNames”>    <set>        <value>${alfresco_user_store.guestusername}</value>     </set>  </property>
</bean>

Skips the authentication.
Accepts all passwords.
Login as admin to reset admin password.
Re-enable the authentication.
Done.

I`ll keep this post here – but I can’t get it to work..