- Passwords must contain 8–16 characters.
- Passwords cannot contain a space or a Microsoft Online Services account name.
Note The Azure Active Directory Sync tool is not supported in Windows Server Essentials.
If, for any reason, you can't remove the Azure Active Directory Sync tool from the computer, disable Office 365 integration on the Windows Server Essentials Dashboard, and then restart the server. Doing this removes the password policy restrictions.
Article ID: 2992847 - Last Review: 20 Dec 2016 - Revision: 1