When attempting to change the Active Directory password using the NDS Migrator Password Synchronization website, the following error may be received clicking OK:
Account migration failed. Please contact your administrator.
The following error will also be received in the 'PwdSync.log' file located in the following directory:
"C:\Program Files\Quest Software\NDS Migrator\NDSPSK\IIS\Logs\PwdSync.log"
12:00:00 PM 1/1/2005 -2147022651 Username: Username1, Context: Context_Name, Tree: NDS_Tree_Name, Server:
This is caused by a password policy restriction on the target Active Directory domain
Please perform one of the following two actions:
- Modify the NDS object(s) password to meet the password policy of the target Active Directory Domain
- Modify the target Active Directory Domain password policies (Administrative Tools | Domain Security Policy) to allow a successful password migration