Changing Your Account Settings

Your account settings allow you to change a wide range of options:

  • Email address, password, profile image, name, address, contact details etc.
  • Enable/disable & configure Two-step authentication. See Two-Step Log In for more details.
  • Notification settings.
  • Security - see your active sessions across all of your devices.

Accessing

Desktop

Access the settings by clicking on your name/profile picture in the top right corner of the page:

Mobile

Access the settings by tapping on the menu button and then tapping on your name/profile picture at the top of the menu.

Settings

Your account settings are arranged in three sections, accessible by tabs.

General

General Settings - Desktop

General Settings - Desktop

  1. Profile Picture (optional) - opens the Image Uploader & Editor tool. Uploading a face picture can help your instructor put a name to your face.
  2. Username/Email Address - this is the email address you use to log in to the system. Notification emails will also be sent to this address.
  3. Your Name.
  4. Configure Two-step authentication - see Two-Step Log In for more details.
  5. Change Your Password.
  6. Your Address (optional) - providing an address can help your instructor when picking you up from home for lessons.
  7. Your Contact Details (optional) - the more contact methods you provide, the easier it is for your instructor to get in touch with you.
  8. Driving Licence Number (optional) - Your instructor may ask you to provide this or fill this in for you after your first lesson.

Notifications

Notification Settings - Desktop

Notification Settings - Desktop

  1. Email Notifications - You can opt to receive notifications by email. This avoids you having to log in to the app regularly to manually check your notifications.
  2. Text Message Notifications (not shown) - If your school has enabled text message notifications you will be able to opt to receive them here. Note: To receive text messages you must provide a mobile telephone number in the contact details section.
  3. Lesson Reminders - how long before the start of a lesson you wish to a receive reminder notification. Note: This works best when you have opted to receive email and/or text message notifications.
  4. Usage Hints - The app contains many useful usage hints. These can be hidden on a case-by-case basis. Pressing this will show them all again.
  5. Getting Started - The app contains an integrated and fully interactive Getting Started guide accessible from the dashboard. This allows you to reset your progress with this.

Security

Desktop

Security Settings - Desktop

Security Settings - Desktop

  1. Configure Two-step Authentication - see Two-Step Log In for more details.
  2. Active Sessions - Shows all active log in sessions across your devices. The session you are currently logged in with is indicated with a green tick.
  3. End Selected - Ends the currently selected session. This is useful if you have a lost or stolen device and wish to ensure that your account is not easily accessible from that device.
  4. End All - Ends all session across your devices except your current session.

Mobile

Security Settings - Mobile

Security Settings - Mobile

  1. Configure Two-step Authentication - see Two-Step Log In for more details.
  2. Active Session Item - Tapping any session except your current session gives the option to end that session. This is useful if you have a lost or stolen device and wish to ensure that your account is not easily accessible from that device.
  3. End All - Ends all session across your devices except your current session.