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This is not possible. SharePoint uses the pass phrase to generate an encryption key, it doesn't actually store it.


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There is no way you'll ever get access to the users password. (In fact SharePoint don't know it, as Authentication is handles by other components. In fact even these hopefully don't know it, but only have some hash of it). To access anything in the host web you can use the cross-domain library. Login will be handlede automatically. See How to: Access ...


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Secure Store Service. http://trentacular.com/2010/11/sharepoint-2010-programatically-retrieve-credentials-from-the-secure-store-service/


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While SharePoint might not be the perfect solution for storing passwords, it is certainly possible to do this in a custom list (like managing any other info). M: break role inheritance on list/site, remove unwanted readers/contributors/owners and give security group containing Developers read permissions S: give selected developers (or security group ...


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You can use my script to register app for 5 years (or more) just change New-MsolServicePrincipal command parameters. #Import-Module MSOnline [System.Reflection.Assembly]::LoadWithPartialName("Microsoft.SharePoint.Client") | Out-Null [System.Reflection.Assembly]::LoadWithPartialName("Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime")| Out-Null [System.Net....


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If you have Acrobat, you can protect your PDF files with password. Maybe this link can help you. http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/pdf-file-password-permissions.html


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I don't think there is a way to do this with standard SharePoint functionality. I would use a third party Tool such as Aspose.PDF to set passwords on the PDF files.


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here is no OOB web part or application page avaliable for user self changing the password in AD in SharePoint, you need to create a SharePoint web part programmatically to let users reset their password in AD. Their are two options Create your own webpart and let the user to change their password. check these two posts.links or How to change active ...


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Try following the steps here to reset the password within sharepoint. Specifically: (4) SharePoint Server Search Content Access Account(s) 4.1. Bring up the Search Service application in Central Admin. 4.2. Click the Default Content Access Account in the "System Status" section. 4.3. Change the password of the account in the popup. 4.4. Please note that ...


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Finally found answer by googling for hours. Tons of thanks to the owner of this post. I just need to write below line of code to determine the current user's authentication type whether it is FBA or Windows. string info = null; SPClaimProviderManager mgr = SPClaimProviderManager.Local; if (mgr != null) { SPClaim userLogonNameClaim = mgr.DecodeClaim(...


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Password protected documents cannot be opened within Office Online. You must use the Office client application (Word, Excel, etc.) instead.


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Answer is Yes, once you configure the Automatic password change it will update the AD as well as SharePoint( IIS etc). As per my experience and dealing with this process since launched. I highly recommend that dont configure the FarmAdmin account automatic due to following reason. If you have User Profile service configured then you know, for sync it is ...


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Sure it does change account password. There is no need to say 'password in AD' cause there is no separate thing like 'password in SP'. As long as it's AD thing, this is subject to domain policies - complexity, expiration, uniqueness and so on. Some admins gather all SP accounts in special OU in AD, and apply no-expiry GPO. One of the finest and earliest ...


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For the farm account, do the following change the password farm admin account in active directory now go to central admin> security> configure managed account...on this page click edit on the farm account now select the option "use existing password" and enter the new password which you did on step 1 wait for couple of min and then test in some cases you ...


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If you change the password and update the SharePoint with new password, after that make sure all app pools and timer service gets the new password. Update a sync with new password, then you are all set. I don't see any impact if process properly followed. Worst case scenario would be SharePoint goes down if you locked out the account. Source: Impact of ...


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Turns out Sharepoint Designer for some reason was not recognizing pass through and needed my app password from MFA to be entered. Very odd error. If anyone wants a more in depth explanation let me know. Thanks for all the help


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Try to reset your services and try again: In Central Administration, click Application Management. In Service Applications, click Manage Services on Server. On the Services on Server page, locate the Distributed Cache service. Under Action, click Stop and wait a few minutes. Under Action, click Start. execute the command line as admin: iisreset execute the ...


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For Office 365 Enterprise and MidSize Business you can set a users Password to never expire using Connect to Windows PowerShell by using your company admin credentials. Run the following cmdlet: Connect-MsolService Do one of the following: To set the password of one user to never expire, run the following cmdlet by using the UPN or the user ID of the ...


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SharePoint Password Reset from the boostsolution having a feature which i believe solve you issue. For security reasons you can force users to change their password on their next logon. This not only enforces security, but also allows users to easily remember passwords they themselves changed. SharePoint Password Reset


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If you change the password and update the SharePoint with new password, after that make sure all app pools and timer service gets the new password. Update a sync with new password, then you are all set. I don't see any impact if process properly followed. Worst case scenario would be SharePoint goes down if you locked out the account.


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To access so early in the Authentication process is not easy and I think you need a custom Farm Solution with a own Authentication Provider. One way to solve this with Microsoft Tools is ADFS (ADFS 2012 R2 now supports Password Change (not reset) across all devices). But setting up a SharePoint with ADFS is in some environments not easy and there are many ...


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Also you can consider solution from VirtoSoftware Password Changing (30-days free).


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By your trails it is safe to say that you are ok with Custom Code. If so why not do it using regular C# code & tap into the AD. Follow below thread: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/1066131/how-to-programmatically-change-active-directory-password


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you can map password expire property( i believe accountExpires is) in SharePoint user profile mapping. Then you can display where ever you want You can use the power shell to do this...check the 2nd part of this below blog. http://sadomovalex.blogspot.com/2011/02/create-custom-ad-attribute-and-map-it.html To display in profile or embed in the Master page....


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here is very good blog which change the Password in Active directory from sharepoint. Change the Active Directory User Password Through SharePoint Create a web part and give the user ability to change the password. Change Password Web Part for SharePoint 2010


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I can say this, This is normal behavior. I witness this in my environment almost every year when we change password for our Managed accounts( Farm admin, App Pool, other services accounts). Please clear the config Cache on all servers and then observe it. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/jamesway/archive/2011/05/23/sharepoint-2010-clearing-the-configuration-cache....


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If you web app is claims based then yes you can customize it. In a Claims-mode web app, the Windows Authentication is handled by /_windows/default.aspx. If we check the path of the virtual folder /_windows, it points to C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\TEMPLATE\IDENTITYMODEL\WINDOWS. Obviously, modifying the ...


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if you are talking about the SharePoint Services accounts which use to run services / App Pools etc, I am guessing those IDs are already in the SharePoint Managed account sections.(to understand read this). if you want to change the Managed account password, you have both choices either central admin or Powershell. You have couple of options in the ...


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In order to execute method SPEncryptedString in application page, the user should be logged in as farm account (administration in server farm) Use the following method to check whether the current user is an administrator in the server farm: CurrentUserIsAdministrator Usage Lets suppose we need the ability to store connection strings Create object for ...


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Did you tried following steps yet, I found them at ITaCS change password webpart discussion page, I couldn't find source code on there site though to go through it and see where it giving error as there's several other people having same type of problem with this webpart. can you please check the specific account with a tool like ADSI Edit? There is an ...


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