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Microsoft Password Change Notification Service

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The Password Change Notification Service synchronizes user passwords across multiple identity stores in an enterprise environment.

  • The Microsoft Password Change Notification Service enables synchronization of password changes in Active Directory to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP2, or the Microsoft Enterprise Single Sign-On (ENTSSO) service. These components simplify password management in organizations with multiple user identity repositories.


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FileSHA1 HashSize
Password Change Notification Service x64.zip03b632d6da9259be35eedb6adeb5cd01132200bb1.13 MB
Password Change Notification Service x86.zip54b0241e992016b65b402b7f6c32065633daacb71.08 MB

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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019

    • Windows Server 2008 R2
    • Windows Server 2012
    • Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Windows Server 2016
    • Windows Server 2019

    Minimum Hardware RequirementsThe following hardware is suggested for an installation of Microsoft Password Change Notification Service:
    • Server with 1 GHz (for x86 processors) or 1.4 GHz (for x64 processors).
    • 512 MB of RAM or higher recommended.

Installation Instructions

    1. Click the file you want to download from the list below.
    2. Save the file to a local drive.
    3. Extract the files to the domain controller(s) on which you want to install PCNS.
    4. Follow the installation instructions in the PCNS Step-by-Step Guide.

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