Password Templates

Password Templates are used by administrators to create predefined settings for the Password Generator of Devolutions Server .

Administration – Password Templates
Administration – Password Templates

Create password templates

To create Password Templates , go to Administration – Password Templates and click on the Add button. You can also create a Password Template when using the Password Generator . Just customize the settings and click on Add template .

Password Templates
Password Templates

Option Description

Name of the Password Templates .

Mode Chose a Mode setting for the passwords.

  • Default : Customize the length and the minimum number of characters per type you would want the passwords to have.
  • Advanced settings : Select the length, type and number of characters to include in the passwords. Include and exclude specific characters.
  • Readable password : Generate passwords that are readable but are not actual words.
  • Use a pattern: Select any pattern you need to create the passwords, you can also exclude certain characters if desired. A list of the most recent used pattern will also be created.
  • Pronounceable password : Generate passwords that are pronounceable, but are not actual words.

Upper-case (A, B, ...)

Will include uppercase letters for password generation.
Underline ( _ ) Will include the underline ( _ ) character for password generation.
High ANSI characters Will include characters from '-' to U255 (excluding U255) for password generation.
Minus ( - ) Will include the minus ( - ) character for password generation.
Brackets ([,], (,), <,>) Will include brackets characters for password generation.
Digits (0, 1, 2, ...) Will include digits for password generation.
Special (!, $, %, &, ...) Will include special characters for password generation.
Lower-case (a, b, c, ...) Will include lowercase letters for password generation.
Space ( ) Will include the space character for password generation.
XML Compliant Will generate XML compliant passwords.
Password count Maximum number of passwords that will be generated.
Include the following characters Forcefully including characters inside the password.
Exclude the following characters Forcefully excludes characters from the password.

Force default password template

Force a default Password Template for all Devolutions Server users.

  1. Go to Administration – System Settings – Password Management – Password Template .
  2. Choose a Default template .
  3. Check Force default template and Save .

Default Password Template
Default Password Template