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Resetting network password

  • Students

    Step 1: Visit the Password Change Utility and enter the code provided on the page. Select Submit.

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    Step 2: Enter your Student ID number and the default/old password in the Old password box. Follow with a personal password under the New password and Confirm new password boxes. Select Submit.

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    Password tips:
    ▪ Use a minimum length of 6 characters.
    ▪ Use pass phrases such as "i-absolutely-love-skuns" or "2020ismyfavouriteyear!".
    ▪ Do not share your password with others.
    ▪ When creating a password, you cannot reuse the previous three passwords (not for new users).
    ▪ Change regularly at least every 120 days.
    ▪ Read more on How to Create a Strong Password.

     

    Please note if you forget your password and attempt to log in after seven failed tries, your account will lock. Please contact the IT Service Desk.

    Please remember to change the saved password on all devices (phone, tablet, personal laptop, Mac, etc.)  to avoid being locked out. 

  • Faculty and staff: using a university laptop

    • Please be aware that your network password expires every 120 days and will need to be changed.
    • If you are using an Ontario Tech device that is domain joined and connected to either CAMPUS-AIR, or the GlobalProtect VPN service, then you can use the Windows password manager on your OntarioTech asset to change your network password.
    •When you are notified that your password has or is about to expire, please follow the steps below to update your password:

    Step 1: Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete on your keyboard at the same time.

    Step 2: Select Change a password.

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    Step 3: Enter your old password in the first line, and the new password in the next two lines. Hit Enter on your keyboard and the network password will be successfully changed.

     Please remember to change the saved password on all devices (phone, tablet, personal laptop, Mac, etc.)  to avoid being locked out. 

  • Faculty and staff: using webmail

    Step 1: Visit https://email.dc-uoit.ca/ on your web browser. Sign in using your current university credentials.

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    Step 2: If your password has expired, it will prompt you to create a new password. To manually change your password, select settings gear in the top-right and select Change Password.

    Please remember to change the saved password on all devices (phone, tablet, personal laptop, Mac, etc.)  to avoid being locked out. 


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