Change personal settings

You can change your user profile, account settings, notifications, and more using the My Settings widget found on the My Home page.

  1. On the navbar, click My Home.
  2. On the My Home page, navigate to the My Settings widget.
  3. From the My Settings widget, click a setting:
    Note: Depending on your permissions, not all of the following settings may appear.
    • Profile - change settings for your profile picture, contact information, social networks, and personal information.
    • Account Settings - change settings for fonts, dialogs, HTML Editor, reading, video, locale and languages, pseudo-localization, signing in, applications, Discussions, Email, and metadata.
    • Notifications - change settings for email and mobile contact information, summary of course activity, specific tool notifications such as Grades and Quizzes, custom notifications, and course exclusions.
    • Email Address.
    • Change Password.
    • View my Progress - change settings for the Class Progress dashboard.
    • Locker - manage your locker and group lockers.
    • Brightspace ePortfolio - manage Brightspace ePortfolio.
  4. On the My Home page, navigate to the My Settings widget.
  5. From the My Settings widget, click a setting:
    Note: Depending on your permissions, not all of the following settings may appear.
    • Profile - change settings for your profile picture, contact information, social networks, and personal information.
    • Account Settings - change settings for fonts, dialogs, HTML Editor, reading, video, locale and languages, pseudo-localization, signing in, applications, Discussions, Email, and metadata.
    • Notifications - change settings for email and mobile contact information, summary of course activity, specific tool notifications such as Grades and Quizzes, custom notifications, and course exclusions.
      Note: If you add a forwarding email address, or add a reply to address, you receive an email prompting you to verify your email address. If set by your administrator, this email verification message also lists the UserID or UserName of the person initiating the email address update. To verify your email address, click the link in the email verification message you received.
    • Email Address.
    • Change Password.
    • View my Progress - change settings for the Class Progress dashboard.
    • Locker - manage your locker and group lockers.
    • Brightspace ePortfolio - manage Brightspace ePortfolio.