[gptalk] Re: Password Policy

  • From: "Dave Palombi" <dave.palombi@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2008 16:25:55 -0400

What would happen if I changed the policy?  Would users be asked to change
their passwords right away?

Dave

On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 3:18 PM, Dave Palombi <dave.palombi@xxxxxxxxx>
wrote:

> Darren,
>
> Thanks for the info.  We are trying to migrate certain sections with
> different password policy's until everyone has been done then one big policy
> at the end.  How would I be able to achive this.
>
> Dave
>
>
> On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 3:14 PM, Darren Mar-Elia <darren@xxxxxxxxxx>
> wrote:
>
> >  Dave-
> >
> > Are you trying to apply password policy to a domain user or a local user
> > account on a workstation or member server? Password policy, as you've
> > noticed, does not apply to users. IT applies only to computers where the
> > accounts reside. In the case of domain user accounts (i.e. held in AD), you
> > can only set one password policy for a given domain and that must be in a
> > GPO linked at the domain level. For local user accounts—those housed on
> > member servers and workstations, you have to make sure that the GPO is
> > linked to those containers where those computers reside, not the users.
> >
> >
> >
> > Darren
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > *From:* gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> > *On Behalf Of *Dave Palombi
> > *Sent:* Thursday, April 17, 2008 12:08 PM
> > *To:* gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > *Subject:* [gptalk] Password Policy
> >
> >
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> > I have a question about implementing a password policy.  I am trying to
> > implement a password policy and it works but it is not being applied to the
> > user.  All settings are with in the computer settings.  When I do a
> > gpresult, the policy shows under not applied section and this it says
> > filtering: not applied (empty)
> >
> > Your thoughts.
> >
> > Dave
> >
>
>

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