Changing Your Cloud Password: Mimecast for Mac

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This article describes how end users can change their cloud password in Mimecast for Mac. Your administrator may have configured Mimecast for Mac to use a cloud password to authenticate your userid. They may also have given you the ability to set or change your password.

 

Applies to:

 

  • End users of Mimecast for Mac v2.5 onwards.
  • Where your administrator has configured Mimecast for Mac to use a cloud password to authenticate a userid, and given users the ability to set or change their password.

 

Walkthrough

 

To change your cloud password:

  1. Click on the Mimecast tab.
  2. Select Preferences.
  3. Select the Account tab.
  4. Select Change Cloud Password.
  5. Enter your current cloud password.
  6. Enter a new cloud password ensuring it conforms to the complexity rules as set by your administrator and displayed.
  7. Confirm your new password and select Change Password.
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Successfully changing Cloud Password will result in the user being logged out.

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