18.2.2. Lost password

The lost password feature enables the end user to reset his password by entering his username.

Note

This feature requires a properly configured MailModule. See Section 3.4, “Configuring the Email Service”.
The lost password page with captcha enabled.
The lost password feature can be enabled by changing the portlet preference 'lostPassword' to 'true'. If captcha is enabled it will be also used for verifying the lost password action.
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<portlet>
...
    <display-name>User portlet</display-name>
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    <portlet-preferences>
        <preference>
            <name>lostPassword</name>
            <value>true</value>
        </preference>
    </portlet-preferences>
</portlet>
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