Configure Password Settings


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Security Settings

Manage Password Settings provides the functionality to place specific password requirements for all Users.
Password Security is a critical issue for computers user in general and the subsequent need for smart-formatting passwords is ever increasing.



Use this feature to manage:

  • Password Length - select the number of characters required
  • Password Must Contain - select number of Upper Case Characters
  • Password Must Contain -select number of Lower Case Characters
  • Password Must Contain - select number of Numeric Characters
  • Password Must Contain - select number of Special Characters, these should not contain the following characters: +, *, $, @.
  • Password Cannot Have - select number of Repeating Characters
  • Expire Password After - select number of days
  • Password Must Be Different From Any Of The Last - select numeric value
  • Require Passwords on PPC Device - check if a password is required when logging into the device, this is only applicable with the Windows Mobile Pocket PC, it does not omit the requirement for a password on the Smart device apps.