Logging into a Site

How to login to a site. This topic covers the minimum information that is required to login, however additional information such as name, address details and contact details may be required on some sites.

  1. Click the Login link (typically located in the top right corner of each page) - OR - Navigate to an Account Login module.

  1. In the Username text box, enter your username.
  2. In the Password text box, enter your password.

Basic account login method

  1. Optional. At Remember Login, mark  the check box to retain login credentials. Because this feature adds a cookie to the computer of the current user it will only work on that computer. The login details expire after 24 hours.
  2. Click the Login button.
  3. Optional. First time users may need to verify their email to complete the registration process.

Once logged into the site, users can view any messages or notifications that have been sent to their user account. Users can also click on their Display Name to complete their user profile information.

The following messages may be displayed if login is unsuccessful:

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