Changing or recovering your password

This guide will show you how to change your password, or how reset it if you can't log in.

Change your password

If you know your password and want change it to a new one, log in to your account and click Member Profile in the admin bar at the top of your screen.

In the Member Profile area, click Change Password (Secure).

Enter your current password in the field and click Proceed.

In the Account Information section, fill in the old password and new password fields. Then click Save Changes.

Reset a forgotten password

If you've forgotten your password:

  1. On the login screen, click I Forgot My Password.
  2. Enter the email address associated with your account and click Reset Password.
  3. Check your inbox for an email from no-reply@squarespace.com. The password recovery link only works for one hour after it's requested. If the link expires, re-submit your password reset request.

If you can't find your login page, visit Login troubleshooting.

"Account not available" error message

If you're seeing a holding page that says your site isn't available, your account has been closed.

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If you know your password, visit Regaining access to your site to learn how to reactivate your site.

If you don't know your password, go to the following URL, but replace accountname with your site's account name (the unique identifier from your built-in URL). 

http://accountname.squarespace.com/process/Login?loginAs=true&loginStyle=direct

Then follow the steps above for resetting your password.

Note: If this URL doesn't work for you, contact us and we can help you troubleshoot the issue.
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