server 2008 password restrictions

security is good but sometimes a pain in the assss…

Let’s go…

1.Start –> Run –> gpmc.msc
2.Expand Forest: yourforest.com.
3.Expand Domainsyourdomain.com.
4.Right Click Default Domain Policy and Click Edit.
5.Computer Configuration > Windows Settings > Security Settings > Account Policies > Password Policy.
Here you can see your default domain-wide password policy.