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Change the password complexity for users in your organization

As the Org Admin you can change the rules that a user's password must conform to. Users with Edit all user profiles permission can also make these changes.
  1. Click the Setup button on the Module Menu, and then under My Organization, click User Accounts List.
User Account List
  1. Type the user's given or family name or their login name into the fields provided.
  2. Click the Search button.
  3. Click the name of the user you want to edit.
Search & Select users
  1. Click the Administration tab.
  2. Select the required rule for this user in the Password Strength list, see the table below.
  3. You can also select the amount of time between a password’s expiry date. The options are six months, 60 days or 45 days. The number of attempts defaults to five.
  4. When you’ve finished, save your changes.
OptionNotesAn example password
Standard (8 – 16 characters, at least 2 letters and 2 numbers)pa5sw0rd
Complex (8 – 16 characters with minimum of 3 different types: capitals, lowercase, numbers & symbols)Allowed special characters are: [~!@#$%^&*()_-+]Pa$sw0rd

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