Unanswered: New user installing personal edition 8.1
I downloaded db2 personal edition 8.1 for windows yesterday.
I ran the install shield, giving myself the username & password of 'db2admin'.
Everything seemed installed correctly. I then tried to run the 'first steps' tutorial, and the first step is to automatically install the sample database.... but it does not let me do this erroring on username/password. I then decided to just try from the command line so typed
UserID must exist on Windows, because the security of DB2 product is "integrated" with Windows security. Have you defined the db2admin user at Windows? I suggest you to define the db2admin as Windows Administrator user.