Splunk Fundamentals Part 1: Login failure in Module 13 lab

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I'm taking the Splunk Fundamentals Part 1 the free training.
On Module 13 Lab, I see a warning that says

"This lab will not work with a free license. Please only do this lab if your trial license has not converted to a free license."  

Should I skip this lab? The step says to "Log out of Splunk Enterprise using the uname > Logout menu." and "Enter admin for user name and the password of WrongPassword."
When I follow this direction, I keep getting "Login failed."
What should I do, please help?

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I got a response of "0 events," when using the supplied answer for Lab 13, Number 5, with the trial version.

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New Member

try to use the account you created on installation of splunk instead of that admin account it worked for me.,the account you created on installation will be that admin account

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Super Champion

You're running on Splunk free or Splunk trial ?

This should work in the trial just use your admin account's credentials.

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