password enforcement not working… Share on Facebook Post on reddit Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Microsoft Networking and Management Services › GPO › password enforcement not working… This topic contains 3 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by shmengie 7 years, 12 months ago. Viewing 4 posts - 1 through 4 (of 4 total) Author Posts shmengieMember November 18, 2011 at 12:35 pm #156878 i know, i know…there could be a million reasons why. so, i ran a gp model against a typical user, and her laptop. the results show (see attached screenshot) that the default domain policy wins, and password enforcement should be working. can anyone advise on how to troubleshoot this? this is server 2003 std, sp2. thx! shmengieMember November 18, 2011 at 3:01 pm #247208 Re: password enforcement not working… wait a second… does “password never expires” in the ad account override gpo password policy? a quick google confirms that it does. mystery solved. OssianModerator November 19, 2011 at 1:16 am #185593 Re: password enforcement not working… Also only domain level password GPOs will apply, so if the policy is at site or OU level, it will not get applied shmengieMember November 21, 2011 at 11:12 am #247209 Re: password enforcement not working… thx, ossian, good point. Author Posts Viewing 4 posts - 1 through 4 (of 4 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.