import ldifde on windows 2003

import ldifde on windows 2003

Post by bmF0b3NlYW » Sat, 01 May 2004 11:16:01


i'm trying to import this below user into windows 2003 DC but i keep getting this error, The server side error is "Unable to update the password. The value provided for the new password does not meet the length, complexity, or history requirement o
the domain."

i went to GPO password policy and disabled complecity and minimum password lenth and still get the same errror.. can someone help

dn: CN=Van Baugh\, Yasmeen,OU=idealstore,DC=XMAN,DC=NE
changetype: modif
displayName: Van Baugh, Yasmee
objectclass: use
samAccountName: YASMEEN.VANBAUG
replace: unicodePw
unicodePwd::IgBuAGUAdwBQAGEAcwBzAHcAbwByAGQAIgA

C:\>ldifde -i -f c:\user.ld
Connecting to "AD.XMAN.NET
Logging in as current user using SSP
Importing directory from file "c:\user.ldf
Loading entries
Add error on line 1: Unwilling To Perfor
The server side error is "Unable to update the password. The value provided fo
the new password does not meet the length, complexity, or history requirement o
the domain.
There is a syntax error in the input fil
Failed on line 427. The last token starts with 'U'
0 entries modified successfully
An error has occurred in the progra
No log files were written. In order to generate a log file, pleas
specify the log file path via the -j option.
 
 
 

import ldifde on windows 2003

Post by Lee Fligh » Sat, 01 May 2004 18:53:54


getting this error, The server side error is
does not meet the length, complexity, or > history requirement of
lenth and still get the same errror.. > can someone help ?

How long did you wait after changing the policy or did you manually refresh
the policy on the DC ( run gpupdate)?

What happens if you try and (re)set a user password through AD Users and
Computers,
is the password complexity still enforced?

Lee Flight

 
 
 

import ldifde on windows 2003

Post by bmF0b3NlYW » Sat, 01 May 2004 21:26:07

i ran gpupdate and rebooted still the same error. is there another password policy i need to disable before i try ldifde again

C:\>ldifde -i -f c:\user.ld
Connecting to "AD.XMAN.NET
Logging in as current user using SSP
Importing directory from file "c:\user.ldf
Loading entries
Add error on line 1: Unwilling To Perfor
The server side error is "Unable to update the password. The value provided fo
the new password does not meet the length, complexity, or history requirement o
the domain.
There is a syntax error in the input fil
Failed on line 427. The last token starts with 'U'
0 entries modified successfully
An error has occurred in the progra
No log files were written. In order to generate a log file, pleas
specify the log file path via the -j option
 
 
 

import ldifde on windows 2003

Post by Lee Fligh » Sun, 02 May 2004 00:49:34


password policy i need to disable before i try ldifde >again ?

What happens if you try to use that password in AD Users and Computers do
you get
the same restriction?

You might also want to check this thread:

http://www.yqcomputer.com/ %248677fde0%24a501280a%40phx.gbl&rnum=3&prev=/groups%3Fq%3Dwindows%2B2003%2Bpassword%2Bcomplexity%2Bdisable%26hl%3Den%26lr%3D%26ie%3DUTF-8%26oe%3DUTF-8%26selm%3D3c0301c42a1f%25248677fde0%2524a501280a%2540phx.gbl%26rnum%3D3

Hope this helps

Lee Flight