When you access cloud services,
such as email (and others to come), you will use the same username and
password you already use to log-in to NKSD computers. The format of
your username may need to be entered differently, however.
logging-in from a computer at NKSD, you may be logged-in
automatically. The cloud will simply use the username and password you
logged-in to the computer with. Some services will still require a
Also, you should never
check the box "save my credentials" when logged-in to the computer with
an account used by more than one person (such as elementary school
"common" accounts). It is only safe to click "save my credentials" if
you are logged-in to your own account. Remember to never leave your
computer unattended while you are logged-in to it. Otherwise, anyone
can access your email and other data.
features may prompt for your username in different formats. Read the
login box or login screen carefully to see what you are expected to
All of the following username examples are for the same user, John Smith.
the last one above looks like an email address, it is also one way your
username can be entered. It is simply another way of typing
nkschools\jsmith. Again, note that different cloud features may be
expecting you to type your username in a specific format. Read
carefully! Webmail, for example, just wants to see the format like
jsmith. Mobile devices, however, may need to be configured with the
format firstname.lastname@example.org for the username (and then leave the
'domain' field blank).