Password Policies options

When configuring password policies, you can use the following options:

Option

Description

Minimum length of password

Sets the minimum user password length in characters.

To disable all Password Policies options, set this field to 0.

The maximum user password length is 20 characters.

Require complex password

When this check box is selected, the user password must contain all of the following:

  • An English uppercase letter (A-Z)
  • An English lowercase letter (a-z)
  • A digit (0-9)

You can select this check box only when Minimum Length Of Password is set to 8 characters or more.

Check User Name

When this check box is selected, users cannot set password that is identical to their user name spelled normally.

You can select this check box only when Minimum Length Of Password is set to 1 character or more.

Strong User Name

When this check box is selected, users cannot set password that is identical to:

You can select this check box only when Check User Name is selected.