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Depending on how LON-CAPA is authenticating you, you may be able to change your password.

To change your password, do the following:

  1. Either select Preferences from the dropdown list displayed when you mouseover your name at the top left of the screen or click Main Menu on the Inline Menu and then select Set user preferences in the My Space group

  2. At the Set User Preferences screen, select Password.

  3. Type your current password in the current password text box.

  4. Type your new password in the new password text box.

  5. Re-type your new password in the confirm password box.

  6. Click the

If you cannot change your password, please use the Help link at the top right of the page and then click "Ask Helpdesk" to submit a help request to ask for instructions. University users often authenticate against the campus-wide system. For those users, changing the password used by LON-CAPA means changing the user's campus-wide password. Your helpdesk will be able to tell you how to go about that.