Change My Evergreen Account Password
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Revision as of 16:22, 26 February 2018 by Holmm
Learn how to easily change your password.
Alert: Faculty and Staff passwords are set to expire every six months. Change your password before it expires and you become locked out of your account
Changing Your Password
To change your password:
- Login to my.evergreen.edu
- Click on Profile in the upper right corner
- Choose Edit Password
- Enter your current password
- Type in the new password in the box below following the minimum requirements listed. Repeat the new password in the second password box
- Click the Change Password button
Update Your Password on All of Your Devices
- click Expand for detailed steps
- PC Clear Saved Passwords
- In Credential Manager expand the password box by clicking the arrow
- Click “Remove” on all evergreen.edu passwords.
- You need to look under the Web Credentials and the Windows Credentials for these saved passwords.
- Mac Clear Saved Passwords
- Click on the spotlight search icon and type keychain in the search box
- Select Keychain Access
- From Keychain click on the Passwords Icon
- The saved passwords will be listed.
- Control + Click on each password with evergreen.edu listed and choose Delete
- FireFox Clear Saved Passwords
- Click on the Browser menu and choose Preferences
- Choose Privacy & Security
- Click Saved Logins….
- Find the saved evergreen.edu passwords and click Remove Or you can click Remove All to get rid of all saved passwords.
- Phone Clear Saved Passwords
- Put phone in Airplane mode
- Click on Mail App
- Find evergreen.edu email account
- Delete Account or Remove Account
- Re-Add Account with new password.
- If you have your Evergreen password saved on any device (such as a smartphone, tablet or home computer) be sure to update the password on those devices.
- The old password can cause you to get locked out of your account.
- Example: if you check your email on your phone and don’t have to type in your password each time you have a saved password. The phone will keep trying the old saved password and after 5 failed attempts your account will be locked for 5 minutes as a security measure before it lets you try again.
- If you need additional assistance please contact the faculty and staff helpdesk at 360 867-6627 or email at email@example.com