Change password using ADAM ADSI tool

  1. Select Start > Run and enter adsiedit.msc to start the ADSI Edit tool.

    The ADSI Edit tool is included when installing the AD LDS Snap-Ins and Command-Line Tools feature.

  2. Select Action > Connect to...
  3. Enter a name for the connection.
  4. Select the "Select or type a Distinguished Name or Naming Context" radio button and enter dc=lcmadam,dc=net .
  5. Select the "Select or type a domain or server" radio button and enter the Server IP address.
  6. Click OK.
  7. In the left pane, expand The connection name > dc=lcmadam,dc=net.
  8. Click on OU=LCM.
  9. Right-click on a user, and choose Reset Password. Make sure to use complex passwords.
    • The password cannot end with @.

    • The password for binduser in the file needs to be updated when password is changed (ldap.bind.password.0=). The password will be encrypted the next time the LifeCycle Manager Server is restarted.