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Password Not Resetting

2 posts, 1 answered
  1. Aby
    Aby avatar
    5 posts
    16 May 2013
    23 Jun 2015
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    I am trying to reset the user password with the Sitefinity API as following

                 UserManager userManager = UserManager.GetManager();
                 userManager.Provider.SuppressSecurityChecks = true;
                User user = userManager.GetUser(<username>);

                 string reset = user.ResetPassword();

    The Api returns a random string which I suppose is thenew reset password. But when I try to login with this new password it doesnt work and the old password seems to be working even after the reset is called.

    Any thought?

  2. Sabrie Nedzhip
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    534 posts
    21 Oct 2016
    26 Jun 2015
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    Hello Aby,

    Can you please make sure that you call SaveChanges() after you reset the password of the user:


    Sabrie Nedzhip
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2 posts, 1 answered