When accessing the IBM
® server from any Sametime
client, the user might be prompted for a user name and password. The password is specified in the Internet password field on the user's Person document in the Domino
® Directory on the Sametime
About this task
To change a user's password, open the user's Person document and enter a new password in the "Internet password" field.
If you have configured the Sametime
server to operate with an LDAP directory on an LDAP server, the authentication process uses the passwords specified in the LDAP directory. Use the administrative tools provided with the third-party LDAP server to access the LDAP directory and make password changes for individual users. You cannot change passwords stored in an LDAP directory from the Sametime
To change a user's Internet password in the Domino
Directory on the Sametime
Parent topic: Getting started with Sametime security
- From the Sametime server home page, open the Sametime Administration Tool.
- Select Domino Directory.
- Select Domino.
- Select Manage People.
- Double-click the name of the user whose password you want to change.
- Click Edit Person.
- Enter the new password in the "Internet password" field of the Person document. You might want to write the new password down before closing and saving the Person document. After you close and save the Person document, the Internet password is encrypted and you cannot view it.
Password character restrictions
In addition to non-English characters, the following characters must not be included in passwords used by Sametime:
: \ } ’ " &
- Select Save and Close.