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The TechNet article Configure object cache user accounts doesn't say anything about it. Does anyone know?

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you need to create normal user accounts for the object cache accounts. They don't need to be service accounts, according to Mirjam van Olst

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It's not required that they are managed accounts, however, if your service account passwords expire you might as well register it for password changes.

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