Smart Device Password change when updating Windows password
Posted on 2014-04-18
We are a running Acrive sync with Windows 2008 R2 and Exchange 2010. We are implementing a group policy where users will need to update their passwords every 90 days. The users also carry one or more smart devices.
Does changing the password in Windows Server 2008 R2 have an effect on how folks continue to download their email on their personal devices (iPhone, iPad, Droid devices, etc.) . We were under the impression that a user would need to update their personal device every time their Windows password changes, but when we updated the Windows password and WITHOUT touching the personal devices, email continued to flow to the smart phones. Should we be worried or is this how it's designed to work?