Accessibilty is one of the major factors that determine the effectiveness of a self-service password reset solution. No matter where a user is and what device one is using, it’s imperative for users to easily access the password self-service solution to reset passwords, anywhere, at any time.
ADSelfService Plus allows users to access the self-service portal via multiple access points. Besides the default web-based portal, users can reset passwords via:
This article offers step-by-step instructions to enable Active Directory self-service password reset and account unlock option for end users in the login screen of Linux machines.
When Linux OS users forget their AD passwords, they can use the Linux login agent to reset their passwords by themselves instead of calling the help desk.
IT admins must first deploy the login agent in users' Linux machine. For more details, click here.
sed -i 's/\r$//' installLinuxAgent.sh
sudo bash installLinuxAgent.sh -install -serverName myserver
-portNumber myport -protocol myprotocol
In these commands:
Click here for complete customization and reinstallation details.
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