Typically, specific windows domain accounts are used as service accounts in services running in Windows servers, that need network access. While resetting the passwords of the domain accounts managed in PMP, it is essential that the passwords of the associated service accounts also be changed. In certain cases, you will require to restart the services for the service account password reset to take effect. The windows service account password reset feature of PMP helps achieve this precisely, fully automated.
For every Windows domain account for which the service account reset is enabled, PMP will find out the services which use that particular domain account as service account, and automatically reset the service account password if this domain password is changed.