Change the password for a user account
Published: April 26, 2010
Updated: October 4, 2012
Applies To: Windows Server 2012 Essentials
Open the Windows Server 2012 Essentials Dashboard.
On the navigation bar, click Users.
In the list of user accounts, select the user account that you want to reset.
In the <User Account> Tasks pane, click Change the user account password. The Change User Account Password Wizard appears.
Type a new password for the user account, and then type the password again to confirm it.
Click Change password.
Provide the new password to the user.
Important Non-ASCII charaters are not supported in Windows Azure Active Directory. Do not use any non-ASCII characters in your password, if your server is integrated with Windows Azure Active Directory.