Access is Denied to change local account password

To be able to allow the user to reset their local account password, you need to run the below command from CMD

net user (username) /passwordchg:yes

You can also disable the local password change feature by setting the below Registy Key

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Netlogon\Parameters "DisablePasswordChange"=dword:00000001

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