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Require Change Passwords

In this article, you will learn how to set up the settings for requiring password change.

System Settings

You can force students to change their passwords after the first time they login. If you want even higher level of security, you can also turn on Require Student Email to add a layer of validation for students when they create their accounts. 

  • Click on the Edit button for Require Change Passwords.

To do so, click on the System Settings button available at the bottom-left on your home screen. (must have App Owner permission to access system settings). Under system settings, go into System Values and then the Voting Tab

If this is set to Yes on the first login, students will be prompted to change their password.
If this is set to No students will not be prompted to change their password on first login.
Click on the OK button to save the changes.
  • When students login into the app, they will be forced to change their password.