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How to reset the Password History? (Doc ID 2318226.1)

Last updated on APRIL 28, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Sometime the user can't change its password
due to the PASSWORD_REUSE_MAX or PASSWORD_REUSE_TIME parameter of profile,
if there is password history of the user.


How to reset(clear) the Password History?


Solution

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