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'Passwords' Archive

Password Managers: Overview

Posted July 27, 2021

Table of Contents: What is a Password Manager? How do I use a Password Manager? Popular Options Questions?   What is a Password Manager? A service or feature that stores and autofills your credentials. LITS highly recommends using a dedicated password manager service, rather than one built-in to a browser. Why? How are they different? […]

Setup & Update Your College Password

Posted July 16, 2021

Before you start, you may need access to the following: a laptop/desktop computer with internet access an email from help@brynmawr.edu with your College username   First-time Account Setup Receive an email from help@brynmawr.edu with your College username Call the Help Desk at 610-526-7440 or drop by Canaday Library Login with your new account, setup Duo, […]

Password Safety

Posted October 1, 2015

Your College password allows you access to and ensures the protection of many on-campus services. It locks your computer which, when you log in, gives you access not only to the hard drive, but also your network drives, including your personal drive and any departmental or shared folders to which you have access. It keeps […]

Things to Know Before Going Away

Posted September 8, 2011

If you will be leaving the college temporarily, be it for going on leave, sabbatical, or time abroad, there are certain things that you should know to prepare for your trip. Here you will find information you will need in order to prepare for your leave, as well as pertinent information for while you are […]