Changing the Password - Metasys - LIT-12011270 - MS-DIS1710-0 - Field Device - DIS1710 Local Controller Display - 6

DIS1710 Local Controller Display Technical Bulletin

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DIS1710 Local Controller Display
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Technical Bulletin
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About this task

To change the password:


  1. Go to the Main Menu.
  2. Scroll down and select the Change Password option.
  3. Press Enter. The Change Password page appears.
    Figure 1. Change Password Page

  4. Select the Enter a new password option. The New password entry page appears.
    Figure 2. New Password Page

  5. Use the Arrow keys to select each character of your new password, and press Enter to submit each character. Your entries appear in the upper right corner as asterisks. To correct an entry, use Backspace to erase one character at a time, or press Escape to clear the entire password and start over.
  6. When you have entered the entire password, select Accept and press Enter. The Change Password confirmation page appears.
    Figure 3. Change Password Page

  7. Press Enter to confirm the new password. The Confirm password page appears.
    Figure 4. Confirm Password Page

  8. Reenter your new password, select Accept, and press Enter. The Change Password confirmation page reappears.
    Figure 5. Change Password Page

  9. Select Accept and press Enter. The new password is confirmed and, if accepted, the Main Menu appears. If the new and confirmed password entries do not match, the message Passwords do not match displays.
    Note: You can also change your password using CCT. The new password is effective after you re-download the application to the controller using CCT.