Resource: User Password ( /api/user/{id}/password )

Allows the setting of a password for a user.

This resource supports the following methods: PUT



Sets or updates the password for a user (you do not require any permissions to set the password for the currently authenticated user)

Required Permissions

  • Administration/Organisation/ManageUserAndGroupSecurity

Status Codes

These are the expected status codes returned by the service. In addition, some other status codes may be returned if either an internal error occurs or there is an authentication issue (such as an expired OAuth token).

200 - OKReturned if the request was completed successfully.
403 - ForbiddenReturned if password did not meet complexity requirements, or you do not have permission to update the password for this user.
404 - NotFoundReturned if user does not exists.

Example - Set password

Set password for a user to 'Password123'

Request Headers


Request Parameters

{id}D23CFEE1-7294-4DAE-ACD0-248DCD6E4863ID of the user to set password for

Request Body

  "Password": "Password123"

Response Headers

Content-Typeapplication/json; charset=utf-8

Status Code

200 - OK

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