Expired FTP Password in CMD

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I am trying to connect to a ftp server via windows cmd temrinal

open ftp.servername.com

this works fine, I then get prompted for my user/password

it then tells me my password is expired

560 Password expired, use 'pass oldpassword newpassword'

however I am not sure how to reset the password if I cant even login to begin with.... any help?

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If you are using FTP command line client, try below command to change the password

passwd your_username

It will ask for your current password and then ask you to retype the new one twice.

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