How to change My Salem Password for Mac OS X users

How to change the login password on your Mac OS x (Copy/paste this link: for a colorful How To of the following instructions).

Note: We suggest printing out these instructions in advance of following the step-by-step for changing your password, as when you begin this process, this screen will be temporarily hidden. Instructions on How To Change your MySalem Password are after the Mac password change).

1) Click on the Apple icon in the upper left corner of the screen. 2) Select System Preferences from the drop down menu 3) Click on Users & Groups. 4) Click the Password tab. 5) Enter your current Mac login password. 6) Enter a new password. 7) Enter the new password again to verify it. Not necessary, but you can enter a hint, which will help you remember your password if you forget it in the future. 8) Click Change Password. ** How do I change my Salem Gmail, Moodle, MySalem, Lab Computer, etc. Password?**

1) Click on the MySalem link from the website, and log in to MySalem: 2) Once logged into mysalem, click on your name in the upper-right corner of the page. This will provide a drop-down menu. Click on “Change Password”. 3) The Password Change Tool will appear. 4) Enter your new password twice (second time confirms the new password). The Tool will automatically recognize that both fields match. ** After clicking “Change Password”, a pop-up box will state that your password has been changed to “_”. Click OK to proceed. (!! be sure to make a note of your new password !!) ** Once you click next, you’ll be returned to the MySalem login screen. Please proceed with logging in with your new password to gain access to your MySalem Portal.

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