With the Windows Rugged Power On Password settings, you can configure the options for requiring a password on a device startup.

  • Current Setting – Select whether to Inherit or Override the displayed settings. Inherit means use the settings of the current organization group's parent OG, while Override enables the settings for editing so you can modify the current OG's settings directly.
Setting Description
Force Password Expiration Enable this setting to force the password to expire so that the user must change the password.
View Power On Password Enable this setting to allow the user to see the password that they enter.
  • Child Permission – Select the available behavior of child organization groups that exist below the currently selected organization group. Inherit only means child OGs are only allowed to inherit these settings. Override only means they override the settings, and Inherit or Override means you can choose to inherit or override settings in child OGs that exist below the currently selected OG.