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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How to use SPEncryptedString?

I have an application page and am trying to save settings for it using an SPPersistedObject. One of the fields I am saving needs to be encrypted and I tried to use SPEncryptedString but I can't get ...
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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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Password management web parts? [closed]

Does anyone of you know some webpart providers. I am desperately looking for a SharePoint webpart which can do following. change password lost password recovery (e-mail) change password reminder ...
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How to Password Protect a Document in SharePoint?

HR started uploading lots of personel pdf documents to their tight controlled SharePoint document center. HR have access and off course we in IT (shapepoint team) has access to personal pdf file (that ...
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Update AD password for username in SharePoint 2010

we are using SharePoint 2010. Need reference articles for foll. requirement: There is a webpart with 3 textbox's for username, original password and new password. We need to allow user to be able to ...
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Authentication web service and special characters in password

My client application is authenticating with a SharePoint website using the Authentication web service in Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0. The client is not written in C# and I craft the SOAP request ...
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Recover Secure Store Pass Phrase

When you create a new "Secure Store Service App" you will also create "Generate New Key" and it requires you to input Pass Phrase. We totally forgot the password and now in trouble because I need to ...
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2010 crawl - “Item was not crawled because of a password change”

Our Sharepoint servers were shut down safely as part of a backup, and when brought back online we noticed multiple errors in the crawl log, and no successes. The error was "The account password was ...
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Change Password [Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))]

I am using ITaCS Change Password 2.5 webpart on wss3.0 for a while now and all of a sudden everytime a user trys to change their password they get the error. You must not change your password. ...
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How do I allow users to change their password (ASP.NET membership)

Title says it all. I have an ASP.Net membership database (extranet) site set up, but users have no way to change thier passwords.
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Using sharepoint for password management?

I hope this is the right place to post my question. I am looking for a way to centrally store and manage passwords for different applications and users within our company. These are not ...
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Storing of passwords

I’m looking at a way to store client passwords etc on a sharepoint site. Does anybody know how I would go about having the passwords stored in the DB with MD5, but unencrypted to the users viewing ...
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Unable to change SharePoint account password in SharePoint 2010

I was trying to start Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Sandboxed Code Service But it threw The password for the account domainName\empID, as currently stored in SharePoint, is not the same as the ...
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Set password policy for specific user in O365?

In Office 365, I have a workflow that runs in the context of another user - a service user. The service users password gets expired after 120 days and then has to be edited, like it does for all other ...
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Force Users to change their password on first logon

I'm using SharePoint 2013 Server, and I added a solution (changepasswordfromsharepoint2013 from codeplex) that permit users to modify their AD password from SharePoint. This is working well. Now I'm ...
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How to force change password on first login for FBA user?

I have one solution in SharePoint 2013 in which FBA is enable to login user in the system. I want the FBA user to change the password whenever he/she logs into the system the first time. I have ...
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Add “Forgot Password” link in Windows Auth. Page

Like on the FBA Login Page, can we add" Forgot Password" link in Windows Auth. Page? How can this be done?
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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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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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How Can I Create Password Field In Sharepoint 2010

i had a problem with sharepoint data Types. when i create a single line text column, type of this column is text and when i want use this column as password field, There is no option change type to ...
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Password changing feature in SharePoint 2013

How I can enable password changing feature for site's users in SharePoint 2013, so that each user can changed him/her password?
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Get User Password property

How to get User Password property to make Log in the applikation in javascript in SharePoint hosted app. I tried to write user.password but i coudent find it. Please help.
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does user profile service application or synchronisation pull in AD details like password and expiry?

We use user profile service application for one way AD sync . we can pull in data like the name email phones etc. I would like to know if there was any way in which we could retrieve the password ...
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Account logon errors in security log after password change

We recently changed the password of Farm admin account on our WFE servers. After that , there are multiple audit failure occurrence relating to this account daily. The audit failure means that an ...
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Change Password SharePoint 2013

Can I change the SharePoint user password? By central administration or by code? I'm using SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2008 R2 standard.
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Sharepoint Password Compromised

My sharepoint farm user password has been compromised and exposed. I need to change it! is there a simple way to do this? I'm thinking in change the farm user password and then run after whatever ...
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HTTPS Login page not showing browser prompt to remember password

I have a SharePoint 2010 website using a custom FBA login page: https://www.questionmark.com/members/login.aspx The page works fine, meaning that our users can login. The problem is that the browsers ...
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Where do I set the password for WSS SQL account

Recently I did a password reset for the sharepoint administration accounts. When trying to access the shared services administration page I get the error: "Cannot connect to the configuration ...
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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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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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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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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 ...