Account settings are accessed by selecting Account Settings
from the Settings icon (it looks like a gear) located on the top right
of the Echo360 UI. This is shown in the below figure.
The Account Settings page contains a variety of fields
and information about you and your Echo360 account. Some are editable
and some are not. These fields include:
- The First
and Last Name entered into the system for your account. This
is the name shown in the top bar of the Echo360 UI, as well as throughout
the site for other users to identify you where appropriate. These
fields are editable.
- Email address.
Your email address also functions as your login and is unique to each
user. This may or may not be editable, depending on your institution's
If you use an LMS to access Echo360, or you sign
into the system via an institution portal and NOT directly into the Echo360
login page, you should never change the email address shown unless specifically
instructed to do so by your system administrator.
You can either create or change your password from this page. See
or Changing Your Echo360 Password for additional information.
- Phone Number.
The phone number entered here is only used to recognize you when responding
to in-class activity slides via SMS. If you want to respond to activities
via text message, be sure to enter your mobile phone number here.
Message and data rates will apply. See Responding
via SMS for additional information.
- Time Zone.
Select the time zone you live in. By default this is the time zone
for the Institution you are enrolled in.
Language. Use this drop-down list to select the preferred language
to use for the Echo360 UI. The language selected here overrides your
browser setting. See Supported Languages
for additional information.
You can upload a picture or avatar for your account profile. This
picture appears across the site to identify you along with your name.
If you make changes, scroll to the bottom and click SAVE.