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Setting the expiration of a link sent to reset a password
Answer ID 4212   |   Last Review Date 01/30/2023

How do I set the expiration of a link sent to reset a password?


Standalone Configuration Editor, Contact Passwords
Oracle B2C Service


When a customer forgets their standalone configuration password, they have the ability to have it reset.  You can also set how long the reset password link that is sent to them is valid.

Oracle B2C Service security settings allow you to set the password for the standalone Configuration Editor.

The following setting is used to configure the expiration of the password link.

To specify the duration in hours that a temporary link sent to reset a contact's password is valid. The default is 8 hours.  SEC_EU_EMAIL_LINK_EXPIRE 

Path to setting(s): Select Configuration from the navigation area > Site Configuration > Configuration Settings > and search by Key.