Students Technology Quick Start Guide
Follow these 5 steps to get started with the technology resources at Forsyth Tech
Your TechID can be determined using the following formula:
Last Name + First Initial of Your First Name
+ Day You Were Born
+ Last Two Digits of Your Student ID Number
Name: Michelle Student
Student ID: 5843229
TechID = studentm2329
Create TechID Account Profile & Password
Before you can login to your Student Email and other services, you will need to set up your TechID account profle and create a password.
You will need the following before you begin:
- Student ID # (Step 1 in this guide...)
- Birth Date
- Zip Code (The zip code used in your Forsyth Tech Application)
To begin, visit the TechID Self-Service portal @ https://techid.forsythtech.edu
The TechID Self-Service portal is used to manage your TechID Account. You can perform account maintenance such as password resets, unlock account, and manage passwords.
Enter your TechID and the characters from the image. Select OK.
Select Forgot My Password. You will be prompted for your Student ID #, birth date, and zip code.
Provide answers to all of the security questions except the questions about your Student ID, birth date and zip code (those answers have been provided for you).
Create a password.
Note: Please pay attention to the password requirements at the top of the page.
Access student email through Techlink