IAM - PWM Service

The web-based PWM service facilitates the activation and setting a password for new Active Directory admin (-a) accounts. Additionally, the service will allow you to reset a forgotten AD admin account password or change a password.


Initial account activation and password setup

1. Open https://pwm.uwm.edu in a web browser.

2. Click the Activate Account button:


3. Enter the username of the account, then click the Activate button:


4. An activation code will be sent to your email account. Copy the activation code from the email:


5. Paste it into the code section on the PWN webpage. Then, click the Check Code button:


6. After the code is checked successfully, you will receive a success message. Click the Continue button:


7. Enter a password to use for the account in the New Password field and Confirm Password field and then click the Change Password button:


8. A progress bar will indicate the password is being set:


9. Once the success page appears, the account is ready to use with the password you have set:



Change password

1. Open your web browser and go to the https://pwm.uwm.edu webpage.

2. Enter your username and current password and click the Sign in button:


3. Click the Change Password button:


4. Enter your current password and click the Continue button:


5. Enter a password to use for the account in the New Password field and Confirm Password field and then click the Change Password button:


6. A progress bar will indicate the password is being set:


7. Once the success page appears, the account is ready to use with the password you have set:



Forgotten password reset

1. Contact the UWM Help Desk requesting a password reset due to your password being forgotten.


2. Once receiving notification via email that your account is now authorized to use the forgotten password function, visit https://pwm.uwm.edu

3. Click the Forgotten Password button:


4. Enter the username for the account and click the Search button:


5. An activation code will be sent to your email account. Copy the activation code from the email:


6. Paste it into the code section on the PWN webpage. Then, click the Check Code button:


7. Enter a password to use for the account in the New Password field and Confirm Password field, then click the Change Password button:


8. A progress bar will indicate the password is being set:


9. Once the success page appears, the account is ready to use with the password you have set:






Keywords:iam, pwm, pwm service, account activation, -a account, admin account   Doc ID:81532
Owner:Help Desk K.Group:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created:2018-04-10 15:01 CDTUpdated:2018-05-15 14:32 CDT
Sites:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
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