ExpressionEngine® User Guide

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Username & Password

Control Panel Location: Profile ‣ Username & Password

Both the Username and Screen Name for the account can be changed. In addition, the password can be changed if desired. If you are not logged in with a SuperAdmin account, you will need to submit the password associated with the account in order to update these settings. The password is not required when the person editing is a SuperAdmin account.

Permission Restrictions



The unique username for the user. This is a required field.

Screen Name

Screen name is merely a display name. This is a required field.

New Password

Change the user’s password.