Common eSTORM Error Messages | Southwestern Illinois College


    The Current Password does not match the actual password. (48, 18)

    • If you reset your password using the “Forgot Password?” link, make sure you are entering the default password in the Current Password field.
    • Otherwise, the Current Password will be the password you currently use for eSTORM, and wish to change.
    • Some browsers will save passwords, and your browser could be saving the incorrect password. Make sure you type all passwords and do not rely on the browser (especially if you are on a shared or public computer).

    The Confirm Password field does not match the New Password field.

    The passwords you typed in the New Password field and the Confirm Password field do not match, and they need to match for the password change to happen.

    This enables the system to verify that you’ve entered it correctly.

    To change your password, go to “My System Profile”

    Please clear your cache – directions can be found here. Then try again.

    Your password does not contain 1 special characters. (48, 38)

    Your password must contain at least one of the following special characters:

    !    @   #   $   %   *   (   )   ?   _

    Your password must contain 1 digits. (48, 39)

    Your password must contain at least one digit, 0 – 9.

    Password has been previously used. (48, 287)

    You have used this password before. Password history is retained for security purposes. Please choose another password.

    Password cannot contain username.

    For security purposes, your password cannot contain your username/user ID, which is your student ID number.

    Password cannot contain your first name. (2000, 316)

    Your password cannot contain your first name for security purposes.

    Password must not contain last name. (2000, 317)

    Your password cannot contain your last name for security purposes.

    Your password must be at least 8 characters long. (48, 34)

    Your password must be at least 8 characters long.

    Password length exceeded. (2000, 323)

    Your password can have no more than 16 characters.

    Field is required. (15, 8)

    There is an empty field on the page, and a value must be entered.

    You must accept the Terms and Conditions.

    Make sure the slider to accept the Terms and Conditions is set to Yes.

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