troubleshooting Question

Users Cannot Change Password

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Active Directory* domain controller
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This is a brand new domain, I just set it up on a brand new server.  The computers were previously in a Workgroup, peer to peer environment.  All the computers have been added to the domain without issue but nobody can change their password.  I have read through several possible solutions, there are no additional group policies, they are working off the default that has the minimum password age to be 1 day but it's now far past a day that they've been working within these accounts and they still cannot change their passwords.  They get a message that they are failing to meet the requirements and it lists out password length, complexity, repeating old passwords, etc.  I have tried passwords that I know fit the criteria but it doesn't work.  I created a test account and tried to set it to need it's password changed at first logon.  It prompted and let me change it, then it said that the login method was not allowed.  I was on the server because that's the system I have remote access to.  I don't want to end up locking the users out of their accounts if I check the change password box within their accounts.  Thoughts or ideas?
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