Account Updates

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Making Changes to Your Account

Update email, username, or password

  1. Go to the Galaxy server you are using
  2. Log in under User > Login (menu located in the top masthead)
  3. Once logged in, go to User > Preferences (the menu updates after login)
  4. Click on the links to reach forms to make the changes
  5. Some changes will require email confirmation. Be sure to use a valid email address
  6. If an email confirmation is needed, it may be in your email Spam or Trash folders, depending on your filters

Forgotten password reset

  1. Go to the Galaxy server you are using
  2. Go to User > Login
  3. Click on the link under the password entry box titled Forgot password? Reset here
  4. Enter your registered account email address on the next form and submit
  5. An email will be sent with a password reset link
  6. This email may be in your email Spam or Trash folders, depending on your filters
  7. Click on the reset link in the email or copy and paste it into a web browser window
  8. Enter your new password and submit

    Other changes or updates

    API keys, OpenIDs, and other account related preferences and settings can also be made or changed under User > Preferences