How do I change my password?

How do I change my password?

Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students

You can change your password on or off campus at any time. 

When you change your network password your email password will also be changed.

If you have registered for the new Self-Service Password Reset service (SSPR) you can change your password by:

  • Visiting https://mypassword.napier.ac.uk/ 
  • Clicking on the Change my Password button
  • If prompted log in using your full Edinburgh Napier email address (staff j.bloggs@napier.ac.uk | students 4XXXXXX@live.napier.ac.uk), and existing password
  • From the Microsoft website choose the Change my Password option
  • Follow the on screen instructions to enter your existing password and enter a new password - remember your password must meet the Edinburgh Napier Password format

Find out more about the new SSPR

If you are still using the previous Password Manager you can follow the process below:

  • Go to https://password.napier.ac.uk/
  • Click Change My Password
  • In the Username field enter your login ID or matriculation number.
  • In the Current Password field enter your current password.
  • Click Next. The Password Change screen will appear:
  • Enter your New Password - remember your password must meet the Edinburgh Napier Password format
  • In the Confirm new password field re-enter your new password.
  • Click Finish. You will see a screen confirming that your password has been changed.

Once you have changed your password you are advised to log out and log back in again using your new password. 

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