Unable to stop users from changing passwords

Discussion in 'Windows Small Business Server' started by James Currie, Feb 11, 2005.

  1. James Currie

    James Currie Guest

    We recently upgraded a client from SBS2000 to SBS2003 and since then we have
    the following problem.

    We set users accounts to Passwords Never Expire and Users Cannot Change
    Password. The thing is that after about 30 mins, the Users Cannot Change
    password is deselected again. Is this a know issue? Or could it be triggered
    somewhere by Group Policy?? I am lost on this one
    James Currie, Feb 11, 2005
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  2. James Currie

    Ken Le Gall Guest

    Apologies - I don't have an answer for you, but for my own personal
    knowledge enhancement, and just plain old curious, why on earth wouldn't you
    want your users to be able to change their passwords???

    I mean for security purposes etc... sspecially if you are going to be
    running OWA and RWW, isn't having them change their password regularly a
    good thing ????
    Ken Le Gall, Feb 11, 2005
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  3. James Currie

    James Currie Guest

    in our environment no it isn't.

    James Currie, Feb 12, 2005
  4. James Currie

    Wes Guest

    Hi James,

    You will need to use the Group Policy Management Console to configure the
    settings that you want.

    Kind regards,

    Wes, Feb 12, 2005
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