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later if necessary) is used during the configuration wizard when you add new servers to the
farm. SharePoint wants you to use a phrase instead of a single password because it should
be more secure. However, it just really needs to be complex and at least eight characters.
9. Enter a passphrase at this time. I’m going to use MasteringSPF2010 as mine. Then click
Next to continue.
passphrase in farm
The Configure SharePoint Central Administration Web Application page of the
configuration wizard is where you can configure both the port and the authentication type that
will be used to access Central Administration. You can either allow SharePoint to assign
a random port number for Central Administration’s web application or specify your own