How to logon
Make sure the PC and monitor are switched on! You might be surprised how many people forget to check both before thinking there is a problem.
The computer will boot up to the Windows logon screen
To logon to a computer you need to enter a user name and password.
Your User name is your student ID and is printed on your ID badge.
- Your password the first time you log on is an * followed by your date of birth <ddMmmyy> (e.g. *15Nov86)
- *IMPORTANT* the first letter of the Month is uppercase.
- As an example if you were born on 21st June 1998 your password would be *21Jun98
When you enter these details you will be asked to change your password to something only you know. You will need to do this before finishing.
The College uses 'complex' passwords, to make sure your data is as safe as possible. If you need more help setting your password, click on the link on the right of this page.