Joomla 3.1+ and WHMCS have different means of determining the strength of passwords. What is acceptable in one may not be acceptable in the other.
This can lead to a user being able to log in using the login screen of one application but not in that of the other application.
Is there a preferred method of dealing with this problem?
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Setting up Synchronized Password Strengths
3 years 5 months ago #6816
The formula WHMCS uses to calculate the password strength is:
( character count (max of 5) x 10 ) - 20 = 30
number count (max of 3) x 10 = 30
symbol count (max of 3) x 15 = 45
uppercase count (max of 3) x 10 = 30
The highest score it can achieve is 135 which it then lops off to 100
Let's start with a perfect 100% WHMCS score. To do that in Joomla you need: