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What is the maximum length of a Salesforce users password in characters?

What is the maximum number of characters that a Salesforce user password can have? According to Setting Password Policies: User passwords cannot exceed 16,000 bytes. How does that translate ...
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Issue creating user and setting password

I am experiencing an issue creating users and setting their password. I have a need to setup a great deal of users but only activate them as they attempt to login. The creation process and activation ...
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How to read fields of type “password”

I am making an api call and using a SOQL query to get some data from one of our accounts in Salesforce. One of the fields i'm retrieving is of type "password", and so when i pull the value down, i ...
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Is it possible to separate a new user's username and password info into separate emails?

New user emails are sent from Salesforce.com to the user's email address with username, temp password and login instructions in the same email, unencrypted. By many standards, this is a huge ...
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Encryption Mechanism in Salesforce

Could anyone describe what sort of encryption mechanism Salesforce uses when encrypting answers to security questions and also the passwords for user accounts? Is this AES256? Any help will be ...
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Android : Is there is anyway to fetch logined user “PASSWORD”?

Actually i am trying to sync all my data to my salesforce Account. And i have used batching code to do sync:- ...
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INVALID_SESSION_ID: This session is not valid for use with the API

In an extension of one of my earlier questions Reset pwd not working with custom domains from VF page On checking of the debug logs it was throwing out an exception. This page is accessed from ...
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Reset pwd not working with custom domains from VF page

I have a VF page which does among other things allows resetting of passwords of users. I am using System.resetPassword(usrid,true) to send emails to user whose password is been reset. This ...
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Force.com Site - Custom Forgot Password page not working, throwing unauthorized page error

We have a Force.com site where we enabled login options and for the forgot Password link on the login page settings we have added a custom Forgot Password page. When I try to navigate to this Forgot ...
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Governor limits in relation to System.setPassword

I can't seem to find how to bulkify System.setPassword(Id, String) method to set passwords for multiple users at once. Can it be done? If not, what governor limits I might potentially hit?
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How to mass change emails with sending only a password reset mail in Apex?

That's a tricky question. I do not want to send a Fax to Salesforce to deactivate email confirmation because i am afraid of faxes I'm quite in a hurry, and I don't want to do it by hand for 500 users. ...
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Setting new user passwords in Apex

I have a method that creates a new user and sets a custom password, everything works fine to the point where I try to log in with the new user and get an error that the login details are incorrect. ...
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Are HTML based password reset templates reliably rendered?

I notice that salesforce seems to simply append the username and password at the end of the template, as far as anyone is aware are the resulting documents always well formed and reliably rendered ...
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Is it possible to have different password policies for different users?

Can I have a certain profile to have a password change policy of 1 year, and other profiles (or the rest) as change every 60 days? I know you can set it for the entire organization, I need to specify ...
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How do you manage passwords across SFDC orgs?

As an ISV partner I find myself juggling a bunch of username/passwords for my SFDC orgs. I have our "real" org where we do our own CRM related stuff. I have multiple dev orgs where we create our ...