Search Engine: Elastic

Article ID: 129423, created on Sep 13, 2016, last review on Jul 14, 2018

  • Applies to:
  • Operations Automation 7.0


In OA 7.0 platform Strong password policy ("7-characters minimum, including letters in different cases and digits") does not meet Office365 application requirements, which are "8-characters minimum password". Also, the only special character, that is used for password generating is _ ("underscore").


Due to internal changes presented since OA 7.0, all cloud services have to ask separate passwords for their users. Office365 asks for separate service user password explicitly, starting from package version 16.8.


Update Office365 APS package to version 16.8, according to KB 128847.

As for special character question: Feature Request #APS-38345: "Increase generated password length up to 10 for strong policy" has been created to improve auto-generated passwords complexity.

5356b422f65bdad1c3e9edca5d74a1ae caea8340e2d186a540518d08602aa065 e12cea1d47a3125d335d68e6d4e15e07 0871c0b47b3b86ae3b1af4c2942cd0ce 1941880841f714e458ae4dc3d9f3062d

Email subscription for changes to this article
Save as PDF