Reset Password add-on for Alfresco
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Alfresco Reset Password add-on is a great thing that allows you to solve missing capability of Alfresco to reset passwords for users who forgot owns password without contacting Administrator.


  • Sends email notification with a confirmation link
  • Reset password link will be expired after 24h
  • It works fine even if multitenancy feature is enabled

How to build

The following tools must be installed:

  • Java8
  • Maven3

Build steps

  1. Clone repo
$ git clone
  1. Compile repo amp
$ cd ResetPasswordAddon/resetPassword
$ mvn clean package
  1. Compile share amp
$ cd ../resetPassword-share
$ mvn clean package

How to deploy add-on to Alfresco

  1. Compile AMPs for alfresco and share how described above
  2. Stop Alfresco
  3. Copy file ResetPasswordAddon/resetPassword/target/reset-password-repo.amp into ${Alfresco_HOME}/amps folder
  4. Copy file ResetPasswordAddon/resetPassword-share/target/reset-password-share.amp into ${Alfresco_HOME}/amps_share folder
  5. Apply AMPs by executing command from command line
$ cd ${Alfresco_HOME}/bin
$ -force
  1. Start Alfresco