The default minimum length of the password and user PIN required for
the DC Directory in a Cisco CallManager is five characters and five digits.
This document describes how you can customize the minimum length of the
password and user PIN.
There are no specific requirements for this document.
This document was created using Cisco CallManager 4.0.
The information in this document is relevant to Cisco CallManager 3.3
The information in this document was created from the devices in a
specific lab environment. All of the devices used in this document started with
a cleared (default) configuration. If your network is live, make sure that you
understand the potential impact of any command.
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The default length of the password in the global directory is a minimum
of five characters and a maximum of twenty characters.
The user PIN requires a minimum of five digits.
Complete these steps to change the password and PIN length for DC
Select Start > Programs >
DC Directory Administrator (do not select DC Directory
Use the Default Profile and click
The user name should be Directory Manager. Choose a password (the
default password is ciscocisco). Click Finish to login. Refer
to Change the DC Directory Password if you want to change the DC
Directory Manager password.
Select Directory > cisco.com
> CCN and double-click System
Choose the CCM Configuration tab and click Modify.
This allows you to change the password and user PIN minimum length
value. The value field is grayed out until you click
Select Start > Programs>
Administrative Tools > Services, choose
World Wide Web Publishing Service, and click Restart
Service to make the new password length be in
Change the password or PIN with the minimum length based on the changes
you made in order to verify this procedure. Logon to the Cisco CallManager
Administrator page and select a user and change the length of the password.
Verify if Cisco CallManager accepts the changes with the minimum password or
user PIN length.
You can search for any user from the Cisco CallManager Administration
page and modify the password length and user PIN length.
There is currently no specific troubleshooting information available
for this configuration.