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2957801 - SFSF password migration is not taking effect - "Passwords can only be changed once every %{param0} hours" upon forgot password


After provisioning users to IAS from SuccessFactors (through IPS), users cannot logon to SuccessFactors with a username and password. They use the forgot password link and get an error message on the IAS logon page:

Passwords can only be changed once every %{param0} hours.


Passwords can only be changed once every 24 hours.

other factors are:



  • SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication Service
  • SAP Cloud Platform Identity Provisioning Service
  • SAP SuccessFactors


Identity Authentication 1.0 ; SAP ERP 6.0

Keywords , KBA , BC-IAM-IDS , Identity Authentication Service , LOD-SF-PLT-IAS , Identity Authentication Services (IAS) With BizX , BC-IAM-IPS , Identity Provisioning Service (IPS) , Problem

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