5.0 Client Login Extension Support for Windows Client

You can reset your password through the Client Login Extension that facilitates password self-service by adding a link to the Windows login screen. When you click the Forgot Password link on the LDAP Password method page, the login client launches the Client Login Extension restricted browser to access the Self Service Password Reset password reset page. You can use Client Login Extension to configure the label for the URL that must be displayed for the LDAP password method page in the Windows Client.


Ensure that the following prerequisites are met before you use CLE for the password reset on Windows Client:

  • Client Login Extension is installed on your Windows Client. The recommended version is CLE 3.10 and later. For information on Client Login Extension, see theNetIQ Client Login Extension 3.10 Administration Guide.

  • Self Service Password Reset is installed in the environment.