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Change a Password

You can change the password for your account as any type of user. To change the password for another user's account, you must be an administrator.

The method of changing your password varies slightly based on the role assigned to your user account.

To change a password:

  1. As an administrator, edit a user account.

    The Edit User page appears.


    As a standard or basic user:

    1. In the top navigation bar, click Settings.

      The About page appears.

    2. In the left navigation bar, click My Account.

      The My Account page appears.

  2. If you are changing the password for your own account, type your current password in the Current Password box .

    If you are changing the password for another user's account, skip this step.

  3. In the New Password box, type a new password.
  4. Click the Save button. saves the new password.

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