Do not allow password expiration time longer than required by policy

This policy controls whether planned password expiration longer than password age dictated by "Password Settings" policy is allowed or not.

If you enable this policy and such expiration is detected, password is changed immediately and password expiration is set according to policy.

If you disable or not configure this policy, password expiration time may be longer than required by "Password Settings" policy.


Supported on: At least Windows Vista
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft Services\AdmPwd
Value NamePwdExpirationProtectionEnabled
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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