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How to change your Services account password and FERMI domain (Windows login) password

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How to change your Services account password and FERMI domain (Windows login) password

 

Intended for:

Users who need to change their Services account password or FERMI domain (Windows login) password.

 


Scenario/Use case:

This article describes how to use the Password Manager Tool to change your Services account password or FERMI domain (Windows login) password.

NOTE: If you are using a Mac or Linux computer, you can also change your SERVICES password using the "kpasswd" command in a terminal window:

% kpasswd username@SERVICES.FNAL.GOV

 


Instructions:

Changing your Services account password

1. Go to the Password Manager Tool at https://passwordreset.fnal.gov and select SERVICES from the Log on to dropdown list. Enter your Services account user name and password to log in.



 
If the password you entered is incorrect, you will get the error message "Invalid LoginName/Password. Please try again."

2. After you log in, you can change your password accordingly.



NOTE: If you are using a Mac or Linux computer, you can also change your SERVICES password using the "kpasswd" command in a terminal window:

% kpasswd username@SERVICES.FNAL.GOV

Password for username@SERVICES.FNAL.GOV: <--- type your current SERVICES password here 

Enter new password: <--- type your new password here 
Enter it again: <--- type your new password here for confirmation 
Password changed.

Changing your FERMI domain (Windows login) password 

1. Go to Password Manager Tool at https://passwordreset.fnal.gov and select FERMI from the Log on to dropdown list. Enter your FERMI Windows domain user name and password to log in.

 

If the password you entered is incorrect, you will get the error message "Invalid LoginName/Password. Please try again."

2. After you log in, you can change your password accordingly.



NOTE: If you cannot change your password using this tool, please call the Service Desk at (630) 840-2345 or email servicedesk@fnal.gov for assistance.

 


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