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Hybrid Data Pipeline API reference : Administrators API : Users API : Update password info on a user account

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Update password info on a user account


Updates password information on a user account. This call cannot be used to reset the password. See Reset the password on a user account for information on resetting a user's password.





URL Parameters

<myserver> is the hostname or IP address of the machine hosting the Hybrid Data Pipeline server for a standalone installation, or the machine hosting the load balancer for a load balancer installation. For a standalone installation, <port> is the port number specified as the Server Access Port during installation. For a load balancer installation, <port> must be either 80 for http or 443 for https. Whenever port 80 or 443 are used, it is not necessary to include the port number in the URL.
The URL parameter "id" described in the following table is required.
Valid Values
The ID of the user account
The ID is auto-generated when the user account is created and cannot be changed.

Request Payload Definition

The request takes the following format. The properties of the request are described in the table that follows.
"passwordStatus": integer,
"passwordExpiration": "YYYY-MM-DD HH:mm:ss"
Valid Values
Specifies whether the password is active.
1 | 2
If set to 1, the password is active.
If set to 2, the password must be reset.
Specifies the date when the password expires.
Timestamps must be in the UTC format YYYY-MM-DD HH:mm:ss.
If null, the password has no expiration.

Sample Request Payload

Note: Optional properties not included in the payload request will be removed from the object.
"passwordStatus": 2,
"passwordExpiration": "2025-12-31 00:00:00"

Sample Server Response

"passwordStatus": 2,
"passwordExpiration": "2025-12-31 00:00:00"

Sample Server Failure Response

"value":"There is no User with that id: 123."


Basic Authentication using Login ID and Password


The user must have the Administrator (12) permission, or the ModifyUsers (15) permission and administrative access on the tenant.