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Want a longer McGill Password? No problem!

Wed, 2014-07-16 17:15

As of 5pm on Wednesday, July 16, IT Services implemented an increase in the length of the McGill Password.

Instead of being restricted to EXACTLY 8 characters in length, you can now create a password that is 8 to 18 characters in length.

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McGill Password reset tool on Minerva unavailable on Wednesday, July 16

Wed, 2014-07-16 16:00 - 17:00

On Wednesday, July 16, between 4-5pm, IT Services will implement an increase in the length of the McGill Password. Instead of being EXACTLY 8 characters in length, you will be able to create a password that is 8 to 18 characters in length.

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Alumni: reset your McGill Password

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:26

Back in April, you may have heard of the Heartbleed vulnerability and its potential impact on McGill. All of McGill’s central IT systems have been evaluated, and updates were applied where needed. Since it is always a good practice to periodically change passwords, we encourage you to reset your McGill Password at this time. 

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Heartbleed: reset your McGill Password

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:26

In April, we emailed you about the Heartbleed vulnerability and its potential impact on McGill. All of McGill’s central IT systems have been evaluated, and updates were applied where needed. As a final precaution, we strongly encourage you to change your McGill Password without delay

If you are a McGill staff member, you are required to change your password.

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McGill Password reset, Student/Staff Directory and other services unavailable for maintenance on Sunday, April 6, 2014

Sun, 2014-04-06 08:00 - 17:00

Due to a maintenance operation on Sunday, April 6, 2014 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, McGill Passwords will not be able to be created or reset, either through Minerva, the Change McGill Password link on the myMcGill portal, or via the Forgot Password?

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System maintenance on June 4 at 8:30am will affect some services

Tue, 2013-06-04 08:30 - 08:45

There will be a system maintenance on Tuesday, June 4th at 8:30am which will affect the following services for a duration of approximately 5 minutes:

  • McGill Password reset/change will be delayed
  • Reggie - unavailable
  • Creation of Guest Network Accounts - unavailable
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