A password is a word or string of characters used for user authentication to prove identity or access approval to gain access to a resource, which should be kept secret from those not allowed access.

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Password about to expire. Can't login to site

Recently we are experiencing some issue regarding to login to SharePoint site. the problem seems to be related to “password ABOUT to expire”, because they can login to a computer without a problem. ...
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Validating Password based on nested IFstatements and FIND function Problem

I am having trouble figuring out how to validate multiple special characters in SharePoint 2010 when a user inputs a password. The special characters that are allowed are: !@$*#%&^)+ . When i have ...
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Which Steps to perform after changing Service Account password from Active Directory?

I have one requirement where I have to reset password of Service Accounts and SQL Administrator account of SharePoint from Active Directory. Now after changing these password what should be my next ...
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SharePoint 2007 passwords stop working

My work uses an old SharePoint 2007 site. Periodically, it will start rejecting some users' passwords, but not all. Currently, our SharePoint is linked to our Active Directory. So, it's my ...
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How to remove password requirement for every folder and file I open

Every time I access a folder and file within SharePoint the system asks for my password. How can I modify SharePoint as a user to recognize the libraries/folders I have permissions for without having ...
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Trying to Set Password in Webpart

I created a webpart where I am trying to set the password (if forgotten). Below is the code I am using: I get an access denied even though I am impersonating with an account that is in the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Active Directory FBA Change Password solutions

I have a SharePoint 2013 set up using mix mode authentication. Windows authentication for internal users, and Forms Based Authentication using an LDAP provider against Active Directory for external ...
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Prompting for password when opening a Word/Excel etc document from library

When accessing SharePoint inside the network where the server is hosted, SharePoint works fine. However, when the site is accessed outside of the network users are prompted for usernames and ...
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Is it possible to customize the security questions for a password reset?

I'd like to change the security questions for users who need to reset their passwords. Is this possible? I'm using SharePoint 2010.
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can I change the password of claim based Ax user

I have created claimed based user for AX sharepoint site(Enterprise portal) using given script New-AXUser -AccountType ClaimsUser -AXUserId har -UserName amit-UserDomain PortalAuth -CreateInProvider ...
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group e-mail address in security > configure password change settings

I'm aware that you can't use distribution groups in SP (with the exception of incoming mails etc) but............... in CA under security > configure password change settings it states: "this can an ...
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Can't access PWA (weird authentication error)

I recently installed Sharepoint on my server and I created a PWA page on it. The sharepoint is ok, I'm able to access any page on it and configure everything. But, when I try to access the PWA by the ...
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The users can not change their passwords in AD-SharePoint 2013

I used 3rd party option free from codeplex to allow users changing their password themselves in my site collection. But when a user want to change his password, after entering new password, get the ...