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I setup a company so that users have to reset there password every 45 day's. I found out that you can't set it on an OU, it must be set on the default domain GP. All is working correctly except that I now also have to very 45 day's change the administrators pwd, which is not the problem. The problem is that there are some software like Backupexe 2012 that every time I change the pwd, I will have to go into the program and change it there also.
I want to know if there is a way that I can set it up so that the admin account never has to reset the pwd.

Thank you all
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by:KCTS
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If you have Server 2008 or later you can use fine-grained password policies to apply different policies to different global security groups.

See
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc770842(v=ws.10).aspx
and
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AEgoTm1Ofjg
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You may also want to read up on 2008R2/2012 Service Accounts
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd548356(v=ws.10).aspx
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KCTS

I have tried the fine-grained password policies to apply different policies to different global security groups.
Can't get it working, that's why I'm here asking if maybe there is something eles..
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There is nothing else.

If you follow the process there is no reason the fine-grained password policy will not work
Make sure your domain is at the 2008 functional level (or later).
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Would you know off hand if I can set and account so not to require a reset?
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KTCS

I set it all up and it seems to work, however when I tried setting it so that I don't have to reset the password ever, it dose not allow it do due to the pwd setting already in place.

See below

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Pramod Ubhe earned 500 total points
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you just need to select the attached option for the account which needs to be excluded. it will override to GPO.
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