[Samba] How does a user change his password?
craigwhite at azapple.com
Sun Nov 20 02:47:30 GMT 2005
On Sat, 2005-11-19 at 19:39 -0700, Michael Barnes wrote:
> Well, actually, I haven't tried anything, since I have no idea what to try.
> On our Novell system, when the password expires, a window pops up asking the
> user to change the password. The user can also go into the Novell client and
> change his password. I can't find anything like that. Yes, I have looked
> through the docs, I've spent hours Googling the issue to no avail.
> Let me make it simple for someone to answer. When a normal non-computer
> literate user calls and asks how he changes his password, what would you tell
> him? Please keep in mind that answers like RTFM are not good for job
Windows 98 - Start -> Settings -> Control Panels -> Passwords (I
think... I don't have a win98 system to look at but it could also be in
'user' control panel)
WinXP - log in... Press Control-Alt-Delete
A person that is fielding these calls and hasn't seen these
methodologies probably needs to worry a bit about job security.
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