User password change requirements

As part of the SafeGuard Enterprise recovery process users may be forced to change their Windows passwords. The following table provides details on when changing the password will be required. The first four columns show specific conditions which can occur during the Challenge/Response procedure. The last column indicates whether the user is forced to change the Windows password based on the conditions indicated in the previous columns.

Condition: C/R issued with user logon and show password option Condition: C/R issued with user logon Condition: Domain controller available Condition: Show password option declined by user Result: User is forced to change Windows password
Yes Yes Yes No No
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes No Yes No
No Yes Yes n/a Yes
No Yes No n/a No
No No No n/a No