Keep the business going even if you forgot your Windows password, locked your account or damaged your smartcard. This video shows how the Evidian Windows password recovery tool allows an emergency access to your applications in any situation. This tool which allows reset of Windows passwords or PIN codes is an option of the Evidian Authentication Manager product. It is also known under the name of Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR).
If the Windows password recovery tool is configured with the following procedure , mobile users can reset their access even if they are not connected:
1. Configuration phase
The administrator configures security profiles to enable the Windows password/PIN reset from Authentication Manager.
2. Initialization phase
The first time the user opens his Windows session, Authentication Manager prompts him to record answers and questions according to the configuration set by the administrator.
3. Windows Password/PIN reset phase
To reset his password or PIN, the user answers to the series of personal questions asked by Authentication Manager.