Configure Settings for Active Directory

Configure Settings for Active Directory

Overview of Password Expiration settings

ADdomainAcct.jpg This section defines the account that accesses the user objects in the domain to determine their password status. The following settings can be specified:

  • Domain Name: Enter the domain name where the specific account resides.

  • Account Name: Enter an account name that will read the user’s current password. If the Password Setting Object (PSO) policy is enabled, this account must be a domain administrator, otherwise, enter an account for the domain administrator with read-only access rights to the Active Directory user information.

  • Password: Enter the password for the Active Directory account.

  • Fully Qualified Domain Name: Enter Fully Qualified Domain Name where the account resides.