Prevent users from changing passwords
Users are allowed to change passwords for their SynaMan account by default. However, in certain cases
administrators may want to disable this feature, preventing users from modifying their passwords.
Following steps demonstrate how to disable this feature.
- Stop SynaMan service
- Locate AppConfig.xml file in $INSTALL_DIR\config folder
- Add a new parameter line that reads:
Save the file.
<parameter name="DontAllowUserToChangePassword" type="4" value="true"></parameter>
After modification the file should look something like:
Besides disabling password modification, you could also enforce policy rules when passwords are modified.
for more details.