Modify the password policy requirements text displayed on screen in ADSelfService Plus

Description

ADSelfService Plus, by default, displays the password policy requirements of a domain / fine grained password policy requirements of a user in the change password and reset password screen.

If you feel that the default password policy messages are complicated and misleading to users, you can modify the messages to make it easier to understand.

Note: Modifying the messages won’t affect the password policy requirements in Active Directory.

Solution

You can change the password policy text displayed on screen in ADSelfService Plus, by following the simple steps given below:

  • Start ADSelfService Plus
  • Navigate to Admin --> Customize --> Rebranding
  • Select the option 'Customize Password Policy Messages'
  • Click Save
  • Now navigate to <installation_directory>\webapps\adssp\html\ folder
  • Edit <your_domain_name>_PasswordPolicy.html file with your customized password policy message.

As long as the ‘Custom Password Policy Messages’ option remains selected, the customized password policy message will be displayed on screen in ADSelfService Plus.

Screenshots

Customize Password Policy Message Settings  nbsp;Locate the html file   Edit Password Policy html file
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