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password requirements

Password Requirements in User Manager

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A recent update has rolled out new password requirements for User Manager, heads-up they are VERY strict. If you edit a user and try to change the password, you will see the new requirements.

How to Adjust the Requirements to a Lesser Setting

There is a way you can adjust the requirements to a lesser setting. To lessen the requirements, in User Manager, click on the SETTINGS TAB, then AUTHENTICATION TAB. You are now offered the option to adjust the requirements.


PLEASE NOTE: We want to stress that you should keep many of the policies, but you are able to lighten it up a bit. Specifically, “Threshold Weak Password”

Learn more about the User Manager by visiting our wiki.