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Changing Your Password Using Your Laptop - Windows 7

  1. Bring your laptop to the UCHC campus
  2. Make sure your laptop is plugged
    into the UCHC network with an
    Ethernet cable (not connected
  3. Make sure your laptop is booted
    and logged into Windows (not the
    McAfee Endpoint Encryption logon screen)
  4. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del
  5. Click the Change Password button
  1. User name: UCHC\your user name
  2. Old Password: Enter your current password
  3. New Password: Enter a new password
  4. Confirm New Password: Re-enter new password
  5. Click the arrow.
  1. You will see a password change confirmation
  1. Right click McAfee Endpoint Encryption icon
  1. Select Show status
  1. Click the Synchronize button
  2. McAfee Endpoint Encryption will
    update your new password information
  3. When McAfee Endpoint Encryption reads
    "Applying cryption changes"
    you can move on to the next step
  4. Restart the laptop
  5. Login to McAfee Endpoint Encryption
    with your new password

    Note: If McAfee Endpoint Encryption takes
    your old password instead of your new one
    repeat steps 12-18

Need Assistance?

Students may contact CEC staff for assistance during staffed hours.
After staffed hours, students will need to contact the IT Help Desk at (860) 679-4400

Employees may contact the IT Help Desk for assistance at (860) 679-4400