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The reset password link emailed to users is set to expire after two days by default in Optimizely <<product-name>>. If the user attempts to use an expired link, a message is displayed recommending they start the process over by clicking the forgot password link. The amount of time users have before the reset password link expires is controlled by the **Emailed Password Link Valid For Days** setting.

## Change the setting

  1. To change the setting, go to the **Admin Console** \> **Administration** \> **System** \> **Settings**.

  2. Use the Search box in the upper right corner and enter **Emailed**.

  3. There are two settings that control password reset link, one for the website (Storefront Security) and the other for the Admin Console (Console Security).

  4. Select the desired setting and change the value.

  5. Click **Save**.

## Update the message

The 'Reset password link has expired' messaging can be modified by editing the **Expired Reset Password Link** widget in the CMS. This widget can be found under **Home** \> **My Account** \> **Expired Reset Password Link.**

  1. Click **View Website.**

  2. Change **Content Editor** to show **On**.

  3. If necessary, select the desired website.

  4. Click **Show Content Tree**.

  5. Click **Edit** in the upper left corner to expose the page editing options.

  6. Using the **chevrons** , expand **Home**, then expand My Account.

  7. Click the **Expired Reset Password Link** page.

  8. Click the **Edit** for the Rich Content widget.

  9. Make the desired changes to the content.

  10. Click **Save**.