User Runtime Properties

About this task

You can use the User Setup dialog box to change the runtime user log in properties in your project.
  • Open the User Setup dialog box
  • Configure user runtime account access

Open the User Setup dialog box


  1. Do one of the following.
    • Select Project > Properties on the Workbench menu bar.
    • Select the Project Properties.
    The Project Properties dialog box opens.
  2. Select the Settings tab.
  3. Select Users.
  4. Select Settings.
    The User Setup dialog box opens.

Configure user runtime account access

About this task

  • Automatic account disable
  • Password Complexity Rules

Automatic account disable

About this task

CIMPLICITY can be configured to automatically disable a user account after a selected number of failed log in attempts.


Check one of the following.
  • No account disable

    Disables automatic account disabling.

    Users will be allowed unlimited log in attempts.

  • Account disable
    • Automatic account disabling
    • Disable after n bad logon attempts box.

    Enter the number of log in attempts that can fail before CIMPLICITY disables the account.

    Users will be allowed the specified number of log in attempts. If the number is exceeded CIMPLICITY disables the user account and generates a $LOGIN_FAILURES event.

    To re-enable the account, the system administrator needs to dynamically re-enable the user account.
    1. Select on the Workbench toolbar.
    2. Open the User's User Properties dialog box.
    3. Re-enable the user account.
Note: Automatic account disabling is not supported on Servers using Server Redundancy.

Password Complexity Rules

When Secure is selected, CIMPLICITY will require users to create passwords with the rules you select:
  • Password Case Sensitive
  • Require Special Character
  • Minimum Password Length