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Managing Your Cox Home Security Account with the Subscriber Portal
Last Updated: Tue, 21 May 2013 > Related Articles
Learn how to change your username, password, and other codes through the online Cox Home Security Subscriber Portal.
Log in to the Subscriber Portal by opening https://portal.coxhomesecurity.com.
Enter your username and password.
- Click My Account from any page in the Subscriber Portal.
- Click the Username tab.
- Enter a new username in the New Username field and then enter it again in the Confirm New Username field.
- Click Change Username.
Result: Your username is now changed. Next time you log in to the Subscriber Portal, use the new username.
- Click My Account from any page in the Subscriber Portal. The My Account screen displays.
- Click the Password Manager tab.
- Change the password by entering the current password in the Old Password field.
- Enter a new password in the New Password field and enter it again in the Verify field.
- Click Change Password.
Result: Your Subscriber portal password is now changed. Next time you log into the Subscriber Portal, use your new password.
- To change the secret word, select Security > Emergency Dispatch Setup on the toolbar.
- Click Unlock to View/Edit.
Result: The Account Verification screen displays.
- Enter your Keypad Master Code.
Result: Your Secret Word displays.
- Enter a new Secret Word and click SAVE to accept the changes, or CANCEL to exit.
- From the Cox Home Security Subscriber Portal main page select Security > Key Pad Codes.
Result: The Key Pad Access Codes screen displays.
- Click the Pencil icon.
Result: The Account Verification dialog displays. Enter the Master Keypad Code.
- Click OK.
Result: The Edit Access Code screen displays.
- Enter a Name or leave it the same.
- Enter a new Access Code.
- Click SAVE.
If you need to change your primary email address, contact Home Security Customer Support.