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 profile picture in the bottom left corner of the page and choose the 'Manage Your Account' option:

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. Notification Preferences - You can opt to receive notifications within various categories by your preferred methods.
  2. Notification Preferences, Email - select this option to receive emails for notifications within this category.
  3. Notification Preferences, Text Message - If your school has enabled text message notifications you will be able to select this option to receive text messages for notifications within this category.
  4. 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.
  5. Marketing Information Consent - choose this option if you wish to contacted occasionally by Driving School Office regarding related products and services.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.