WiscChat - Changing your saved password in Adium

This document describes how to change the saved password in Adium for a standard WiscChat account. These directions are especially useful if you change your NetID password, and need to change the saved password in Adium.

Note: You should always be cautious about saving your password in an application. The convenience of saving the password must be weighed against the potential consequences if someone gains unauthorized access to your computer. Though this document describes procedures related to saved passwords, we do not recommend that you save your password.
  1. Open Adium.

  2. Go to the Adium menu at the top then click on Preferences.

    The menu bar in OS X with the Adium menu selected and the Preferences option highlighted

  3. Select your account then click on the Edit button.

    The Adium Preferences panel with the Accounts tab selected and the edit button circled

  4. Enter your new password in the Password field and click OK.

    The Account tab with the Jabber ID and Password fields displayed




Keywords:wiscchat chat jabber mac adium change changing password   Doc ID:12742
Owner:Ara M.Group:WiscChat
Created:2009-11-24 19:00 CDTUpdated:2014-05-05 10:55 CDT
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