Stopping Forcing Password Change

Article Number:020448

What is Force Password Change?

Force Password Change is a feature that requests users to change their passwords when logging in to
By forcing users to change their password from the one set by administrators to a password known only to them, users can use Kintone more securely.

When this feature is enabled, the password change screen is displayed to the following users:

  • Users who have been newly added to
  • Users whose passwords have been changed by Kintone Users & System Administrators

Screenshot: A screen to change the password is displayed

Stopping Forcing Password Change

  1. Click the gear-shaped menu button in the header.

  2. Click Users & System Administration.

  3. Click Login. Screenshot: "Login" is highlighted

  4. In the "Password Policy" section, clear the "Force users to change their passwords on their next login" checkbox.
    Screenshot: "Force users to change their passwords on their next login" checkbox is cleared

  5. Click Save.