Viewing the password configuration

To view the password configuration, enter the show password-configuration command.
The Password Control parameter displays the status and parameters of the feature, either enabled or disabled.

show password-configuration

In this example, the password configuration is disabled and the minimum password length is 8.

switch# show password-configuration
 Global password control configuration

  Password control                     : Disabled
  Password history                     : Disabled
  Number of history records            : 8
  Password aging                       : Disabled
  Aging time                           : 90 days
  Early notice on password expiration  : 7 days
  Minimum password update interval     : 24 hours
  Expired user login                   : 3 login attempts in 30 days
  Password minimum length              : 8
  User login details checking          : Enabled
  Password composition
           Lower case                  : 2 characters
           Upper case                  : 2 characters
           Special character           : 2 characters
           Number                      : 2 characters
  Repeat password checking             : Disabled
  Username checking                    : Disabled
  Repeat characters checking           : Disabled