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Issue with FineGrained password policy

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  • Please need your help 

    Hello 

    I tried the same steps 


    >created one global group and PSO
    >add the group into PSO 
    >add user named 'test' to group 
    > but still showing domain policy not the one that I set using PSO 
    >also 
    ResultantPSO attribute is missing from attribute editor 

    AppliesTo                   : {CN=testgroup,OU=Test,DC=corp,DC=com, CN=rkaim,CN=Users,DC=corp,DC=com}
    ComplexityEnabled           : True
    DistinguishedName           : CN=Test_pwd_pols,CN=Password Settings Container,CN=System,DC=corp,DC=com
    LockoutDuration             : 00:30:00
    LockoutObservationWindow    : 00:30:00
    LockoutThreshold            : 3
    MaxPasswordAge              : 20.00:00:00
    MinPasswordAge              : 2.00:00:00
    MinPasswordLength           : 10
    Name                        : Test_pwd_pols
    ObjectClass                 : msDS-PasswordSettings
    ObjectGUID                  : b703eb64-c294-4654-9be1-fa1fa2315f5a
    PasswordHistoryCount        : 12
    Precedence                  : 10
    ReversibleEncryptionEnabled : False<o:p></o:p>

    PS C:\> net user test
    User name                    test
    Full Name                    Test
    Comment
    User's comment
    Country/region code          000 (System Default)
    Account active               Yes
    Account expires              Never

    Password last set            2/22/2017 9:04:49 PM
    Password expires             4/5/2017 9:04:49 PM
    Password changeable          2/23/2017 9:04:49 PM
    Password required            Yes
    User may change password     Yes



    • Edited by rahulkaim Wednesday, February 22, 2017 4:09 PM
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017 4:07 PM

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  • Hi,
    FGPP requires that the domain functional level must be Windows Server 2008 or higher, so please make sure that all DCs are running a minimum of 2008 o/s if you want to use the FGPP.
    Please have a try the following steps to check if the FGPP is applied:
    •Right Click on User or Group > Property.
    •Click on Attribute Editor Tab.
    •Find the msDS-ResultantPSO attribute.
    •If a password policy or PSO applies to a user or group, it will be displayed in the attribute's property with the CN of the PSO.
    Best regards,
    Wendy

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    Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:17 AM
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