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XF 1.4 How many password attempts? Can I change it to 10?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by flowerpot132, Jun 22, 2015.

  1. flowerpot132

    flowerpot132 Formerly mugtree

    Can i change how many password attempts you can do before being locked out please?
     
  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    There is no option related to that, it is defined in the code.
     
  3. flowerpot132

    flowerpot132 Formerly mugtree

    What is the current setting then please? Can you come up a solution that some users attempt their password say 5 times, then get locked out. Then can't reset it.
     
  4. Fred.

    Fred. Well-Known Member

    If they wait 15 min. they can try again.
    This is done to protect against bruteforce attacks. It's good that it's made like it is. :)
     

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