How to change password
If you wish to change your password when you are logged on to a computer at SLU please press the key combination Ctrl+Alt+Del and then click on the option "Change password". If you are off campus or not connected via ethernet, first connect to VPN.
If you are using our webmail (https://webmail.slu.se) you can change the password via "Options" - "Change password".
You can also change your password here: https://idportal.slu.se/ChangePassword
Suggestions when creating a new password
A good password should:
- Contain at least eight characters
- Contain both upper-case and lower-case letters, as well as numbers and other characters, avoid the letters å, ä and ö
- Not be easy to link to you, e.g. personal ID number, telephone number, initials, user ID or car registration
- Not be in any dictionary or be a person’s name
- Not contain simple keyboard patterns, such as 1qaz2wsx
Read this document if you want more good advice concerning password creation