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Updating the Specops Password Sync Server Certificate

Specops Password Sync Server service uses a self-signed certificate to encrypt traffic sent to it by the Password Sync Notifier Filter Service on your domain controllers. This certificate should be renewed prior to expiration in order to prevent communication... Read More

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Scheduling Password Policy Daily User Counting

Note: This article applies only to Password Policy version 7.6 or later The Specops Sentinel Service installed on the domain controller holding the PDC emulator role will run a daily task that performs the following operations: Updating the count... Read More

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Delegate Access to Manage Specops Password Policy

By default Password Policy configuration is allowed only by domain admin and other high-privilege AD user accounts. This article details the steps required to delegate management of Specops Password Policy to non-admin users. Active Directory System Settings Containers Global... Read More

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Enabling Email Notifications from Specops Authentication

Email notifications sent from the Specops Authentication platform (uReset, Secure Service Desk, Key Recovery) must be sent from an email address in the customer domain. Allowed Domains The sender address must be from an email domain associated with your... Read More

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Error Saving Identity Service Configuration

When configuring third party identity services (e.g. Duo, Okta, Verify, PingID, Symantec VIP) you may encounter an error after saving the configuration in the Identity Services section of the Specops Authentication Admin Web That shouldn’t happenSomething went wrong, an... Read More

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Enabling the Logon Tile for Password Reset

This article will review how to replace the Reset Password link below the password field with a separate user logon tile that launches the password reset page. These steps will work with the Specops Authentication client for both uReset... Read More