Cinchy Platform Documentation
Cinchy v5.6

User Preferences

This page outlines your user preferences.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. User Preferences

Your Cinchy Profile has three (3) components that can be changed from user preferences:
  • ​My Photo​
  • ​My Profile​
  • ​My Password​

1.1 My Photo

To add a photo to your profile, complete the following (Image 1):
  1. 1.
    From My Network, click the avatar icon
  2. 2.
    Select My Profile
  3. 3.
    From the settings page click on the my photo image
  4. 4.
    Locate and upload your photo
Image 1: Uploading your photo

1.2 My Profile

From the settings page in the My Profile section you are able to update the language, region, and time zone (Image 2).
Image 2: My Profile

1.3 My Password

If you do not see the password option in my profile, you must be logging on to Cinchy using Single Sign-On and will not need to update your password within Cinchy.​
To change your password, complete the following:
  1. 1.
    In the Old Password field, enter in your existing password
  2. 2.
    In the New Password field, enter a new password
  3. 3.
    In the Confirm New Password field, re-enter in your new password
Your Cinchy password must conform to whatever minimum requirements are set by your administrator.