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Sam JohnsonSam Johnson 

Resetting user password via API with delegated auth turned on

I have my Okta setup with delegated auth turned on, and users authenticate via AD. Is it possible to reset their password viat the API? Curretly I get a "[{"errorSummary":"Password reset is not supported for the user's login type"}]}". But if I was to install and turn on "Password Sync" would that allow me to use the API for password resets?

Thanks,
Sam
Paul AbeseiPaul Abesei (Okta, Inc.)
Hi Sam,

Via API you can use Postman https://www.getpostman.com/
Install it and add all the libraries and go to Credential Operation in Postman, after that go for the Change Password and then Sent.
Sam JohnsonSam Johnson
Hi Paul! Thanks. It is acutally password resets I was looking for, not change passwords. I got it working though!
Tony McAllisterTony McAllister
Hi Sam - I am receiving the same response (Password reset is not supported....). Can you share what resolved this issue for you?

Thanks!
Sam JohnsonSam Johnson
Hi Tony,

I may not have coded the curl code right. cause when I tried it the day after I couldn't get it working, it started to work. Sorry I couldn't be of much help.