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Change a Password

If your password expires, or if you want to update your password, you can change it from the Accounts page.

Note: If you want to change the frequency with which your passwords expire, you can click Never expire password and update your password expiration preferences.

  1. In the left navigation pane, click Accounts.
  2. Click the desired user card.
  3. Click Set Password.
    The Set Password dialogue box appears.
  4. In the Old Password field, type your current password.
  5. In the New Password field, type your new password.

    Note: Your password must meet the following minimum requirements:

    • Minimum 14 characters long
    • One capital letter
    • One lowercase letter
    • One numeric digit (0-9)
    • One special character (~`!@#$%^&*()+=_-{}[]\|:;”’?/<>,.)
    • Cannot be a palindrome (i.e., a word or phrased spelled the same backward and forward)

  6. In the Confirm New Password field, retype your new password.
  7. Click Set.

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