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Set up a Padlet account

This guide details how to set up a Padlet account, update your basic info and import existing Padlet content from another account.

Set up a Padlet account

  1. In a browser, go to warwick.padlet.org
  2. Click on Log in with Microsoft
  3. Enter your email address in this format: username@live.warwick.ac.uk (e.g. u1234567@live.warwick.ac.uk)
  4. Enter your University IT account username (e.g. u1234567)
  5. Enter your University IT account password
  6. Complete two-step authentication
  7. Your account has been created. Welcome to Padlet.

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Update your basic info

If your name appears as surname, firstname, you can change it in your profile.
  1. If you are not already, log in to Padlet.
  2. In a browser, go to https://warwick.padlet.org/dashboard/settings/basic
  3. Change the following:
    1. Avatar image (click on the avatar image to select a new one)
    2. Name
    3. Email (not recommended)
    4. Username
    5. About (bio)
    6. Language
  4. Click Update to save the changes.

Padlet guide: Updating account info

Import content from another Padlet account

If you have been using a free Padlet account, you can import your existing Padlets in to Warwick Padlet.

  1. If you are not already, log in to Padlet.
  2. In a browser, go to https://warwick.padlet.org/pro/import 
  3. Log in to your free account
  4. Choose the Padlets to import
  5. Click Import x padlet(s)
  6. A confirmation message will tell you when the padlets have been imported.
  7. You can also import existing colloborators.

Padlet guide: Importing Padlets to Backpack

The information on this page relates to Padlet and was last updated July 2020.

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