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Old 07-08-2003, 01:50 PM   #1
jnzhang
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about passwd


I change my original password 123456 to new passwd zjn1234 and wanna change back. but it said the new password is similar to old one and can't be changed.

the problem is the old password 123456 still works in other computers when I wanna copy sth to other machines. so only one machine is using my new passwd zjn1234. so I'd like to change back.

what I can do?
 
Old 07-08-2003, 01:55 PM   #2
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Well, if your the admin you can change this by turning off the feature to not allow similiar old passwords, etc. If your not, get with your local admin to change this as they've set this up so people don't keep using the same password.

Also on a side note, you might not want to post your actual passwords you are using or want, this site is public you know and giving out that type of information is available for all to see.
 
Old 07-08-2003, 02:22 PM   #3
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was your password really 123456?
; )
 
Old 07-08-2003, 03:27 PM   #4
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thanx. 123456 is only a example. :-)
 
Old 07-08-2003, 03:32 PM   #5
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an example. grammar error. ^o^
I like this place.
 
Old 07-08-2003, 03:49 PM   #6
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You can also just change your password to an intermediate one that isn't similar to the others (say, P455w0rd), then change it back to 123456. . .
 
Old 07-08-2003, 04:25 PM   #7
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Originally posted by cuckoopint
was your password really 123456?
; )
And I thought I was the only one that uses 123456.
 
Old 07-08-2003, 04:32 PM   #8
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good point, moses, thank u. I am a bit stupid. hehe
 
  


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