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Add an Authorized User to My Account

Last Updated: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 > Related Articles

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Summary

Learn how to add an authorized users for your account on Cox.com.

Solution

1

In a web browser, go to ww2.cox.com.

2

Click My Account.

3

Enter your Account Holder User ID and Password, then click Sign In.


Note: You must log in with the Account Holder user ID in order to create an a new Authorized User ID.

4

Under Manage Profile & Settings, click Manage Profile.


Note: If you are in the process of transferring your services, you will receive an error message and will be unable to add an authorized user until the transfer is complete.

5

Complete the following.

  1. Next to Add & Manage Users, click the Edit link.
  2. Select Add an additional Authorized User, then click Add.
6

Complete the following:

  1. Enter the following for the authorized user:
    • First Name - First name of the user
    • Last Name - Last name of the user
    • User ID Nickname - Enter a nickname for your user ID. This step is optional.
    • User ID - Enter a user ID.
    • Password - Create a password and re-enter the password. Click the ? for guidelines.

      Note: A password strength meter will show you the security of the new password you select.
       
    • Billing and Payment Access - Select this option if you would like to grant this user the ability to manage the account billing and payment areas as the Account Holder.
    • Challenge and Response - Enter the security code in the space provided.
  1. Click Submit.


Result: A confirmation page is displayed as well as an confirmation email with the following information:

  • Account Number
  • User ID
7

Click Continue.
 

Result: The Authorized Users window is displayed with the new user added.


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