Chapter 17. Resetting Patron’s Password

A patron’s password may be reset from the OPAC or through the staff client. To reset the password from the staff client, retrieve the patron record as described in the section Searching Patrons.

Open the patron record in edit mode as described in the section Updating Patron Information.

Select the Reset Password button next to the Password field.

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Note

The existing password is not displayed in patron records for security reasons.

A new number will populate the Password and Verify Password text boxes. Make note of the new password and Save the patron record. The screen will refresh and the new password will be suppressed from view.