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  1. SelAromDotNet
    SelAromDotNet avatar
    912 posts
    18 Jul 2012
    07 Dec 2009
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    I actually developed this some time ago, but work just keeps me so busy I haven't had time til now to post it. Now that we FINALLY just launched our new site (check it out: I thought I'd take a few minutes to post this up.

    This will add a Password Reset feature to the sitefinity admin login page. Enter your username and you'll get an email with a reset link and validation key to have your password reset and emailed to you.

    This requires that your web.config be setup to send emails.

    For details, visit my blog post:

    Or go straight to the download page:

    hope this is helpful
  2. Radoslav Georgiev
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    3370 posts
    01 Feb 2016
    07 Dec 2009
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    Hello SelArom,

    Thank you for this submission.

    This is a useful tool that is good for each site to have. I can suggest that you either post this in our Code Library or submit this in the Sitefinity Marketplace to make this code more visible to our community members.

    All the best,
    Radoslav Georgiev
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  3. matt Sword
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    22 posts
    17 Mar 2010
    09 Jun 2010
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    SelArom, this is very useful. Nice work! Saved me some time and I appreciate it.

  4. Ed
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    5 posts
    10 Aug 2010
    03 Dec 2010
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    Thanks SelArom...

    I have made a few updates to the confirmation screen, if you are interested...
    Some of my users were not reading carefully, so I think they were entering the new password in the ResetPassword screen.  I added the following to the ResetPassword.aspx.cs, so the only action available is to go back to the login.aspx.


    lblUsername.Visible = false;
    UserName.Visible = false;
    lblPass.Visible = false;
    Key.Visible = false;
    LoginButton.Visible = false;
    lnkLogin.Visible = true;
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