Password Policy of Newly created users are setting to Null value

Sagiraju, Chandra 0 Reputation points

Hello , We have a password policy set to expire in 90 days , when a new user is created via 365 admin center the user password policy is showing as null . But from microsoft documentation when the password policy of a user is NULL then organization password policy doesnt apply to that user and their password is set to neverexpire . We are manually going to each user or group of users and running a powershell script to set their password policy to None . Why is this happening and what configuration should be set so that any newly created user will pick up organization password policy and their password policy is set to None.

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  1. Vasil Michev 91,126 Reputation points MVP

    Password policies are configured on a per-domain basis, so make sure you've covered all domains, or make sure you create the user with a UPN value associated with one of the domains with the correct policy. Otherwise, the "default" policy will apply, which is now "never expire".