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MindTouch Success Center

Log in to MindTouch (TCS)

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Overview

Before you can actually jump into your MindTouch world, you'll first need to become a member of the MindTouch community and log in.

Goal

If you already have your account credentials, follow below.  If you don't already have an account, you'll need to create one. For more information, read the Create an Account section below.

Logging in

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From the homepage, click the Log in button at the top right of your screen. A Log in screen will appear.

Log in

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Use the following steps to log in: 

1. Enter your Username

2. Enter your Password 

3. Click the Log in button. 

Forgotten Password

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If you have forgotten your password, click on the Forgot Password? link.

Password retrieval

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A new screen will appear.

1. Enter your Username
2. Click the Forgot Password button.

Password email

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Within minutes your system generated password will appear in your inbox with a login link attached. Follow that link back to your Log in screen.  After you log in, you will need to change your password in the Setting Preferences section.

Create an account

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If you don't already have an account, click on the Create an account link from the Log in screen.

Registering

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To create a new account, you'll need a few items:

1. A Username. Your username should be unique and easy to remember.
2. A correspondence Email. This is the email were you'll recieve all your MindTouch updates. Make sure you add MindTouch to your "safe senders" list or your emails won't get to you.
3. It's time to come up with a Password. The password needs to be a minimum of 8 characters and must include at least 1 character from 2 of the following categories:

  • Lowercase letters (a-z)
  • Uppercase letters (A-Z)
  • Numbers (0-9)
  • Symbols ( ) ` ~ ! @ # $ % ^ & * - + = | \ { } [ ] : ; " ' < > , . ? /
You'll need to enter the same password twice.

4. To make sure your account is attached to a human, complete the CAPTCHA by typing the two words in the text box.
5. Now just click the Create an Account button.

Confirmation email

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The system will automatically generate a confirmation email with your username, password, and a link to log in. Make sure you store this in a safe place. 

Video

This video reviews registration and logging into MindTouch:

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