Difference between revisions of "Student Linux Account/Password"

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# Click on '''Login...''' underneath '''E&E Users''' in the left pane.
 
# Click on '''Login...''' underneath '''E&E Users''' in the left pane.
 
# Enter your '''User name''' and '''Password''' in the right pane.
 
# Enter your '''User name''' and '''Password''' in the right pane.
# Click on the link in the left pane next to '''Logged in as:''' line.
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# Click on the link in the left pane next to the '''Logged in as:''' line.
 
# In the right panel scroll down to the bottom to the '''userPassword''' field.
 
# In the right panel scroll down to the bottom to the '''userPassword''' field.
 
# Delete the stars and enter your password.
 
# Delete the stars and enter your password.
 
# Click on '''Save Changes''' and then '''Commit'''.
 
# Click on '''Save Changes''' and then '''Commit'''.

Revision as of 16:50, 26 April 2005

The Linux passwords for the student accounts are managed by an LDAP server.

To change your password, do the following;

  1. Click on: https://amber.ee.sun.ac.za/phpldapadmin
  2. Click on Login... underneath E&E Users in the left pane.
  3. Enter your User name and Password in the right pane.
  4. Click on the link in the left pane next to the Logged in as: line.
  5. In the right panel scroll down to the bottom to the userPassword field.
  6. Delete the stars and enter your password.
  7. Click on Save Changes and then Commit.