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Cisco Live Melbourne can be accessed with the same username and password you use on If you do not have a OneID account you can create one when you register for

If you previously had a login but used a different email to register for Cisco’s OneID, contact to have your accounts connected (after you have completed registration for the event).

How do I register for the event if I do not have a OneID account?

  • Click on a Register Now button from the Registration Packages
  • You will be sent to the Cisco OneID Sign In page.
  • Click on the Create Account link
  • Fill out the OneID questions and submit
  • You receive an on-screen confirmation
  • You will be sent an email to activate your OneID account (see next steps for new account activation)

How do I activate my new account?

  • You will receive an email to the email address you used when you created your account. Click the link in the email to activate your account.
  • On the web page, click the “Activate my account” button
  • Once activated, an on-screen confirmation will prompt you to sign in (using your new credentials) to resume your Cisco Live registration process.

When I try to log in, I am told that one or part of your credentials do not match our records. What reasons can cause this?

  • Your email or password is incorrect
  • Your account is not activated. Check for your spam or junk mail for the activation email
  • Your account is locked or suspended
  • You do not have a Cisco Live OneID account

If I suspect my account is locked or suspended, who do I contact?
You can email support at

Will my current Cisco Live username and password still work?
No, Cisco Live credentials will no longer work on When you click Login on the top navigation or in the local navigation on the Session Catalog, you must log in with your OneID username and password.

Can the email address tied to my account use special characters?
Yes. You may use any of these ASCII characters in front of the @ sign in your email.

  • Uppercase and lowercase English letters (a-z, A-Z)
  • Digits 0 to 9
  • Special characters ! # $ % & ‘ * + – / = ? ^ _ ` { | } ~

For the domain part of the email address—anything after the @ symbol accepts these characters:

  • 0–9, a–z, A–Z, – (dash) and .(dots)

I created a new account and the site said it sent me an email to activate my account but I did not receive it.  What should I do?
Check your spam or junk mail folder to see if it was sent there. If you did not receive the email, contact support at

I already have a Cisco OneID account. Can I just login?
Yes, you can use that to log in and continue your registration for Cisco Live Melbourne.

I don’t have a Cisco OneID account. How do I create one?
Click on the login on from the top navigation and then click the Create Account link.

Will my event credentials work on
Yes, your OneID username and password will also work to access on-demand content. Cisco Live 2019 Melbourne, Cisco Live 2019 San Diego and Cisco Live 2019 Barcelona and will all use the Cisco OneID for registration.

Cisco Live 2018 Cancun will use Cisco Live credentials on but the Cisco Live username and password will no longer work on Cisco Live 2019 Cancun will use Cisco OneID.


Updating Your Cisco Live Profile
You can update your Cisco Live Melbourne information by logging in to your Cisco Live Registration.

Updating Your OneID Profile
Some personal information can only be edited by updating your Cisco OneID profile. You will need to log back in to Cisco Live for your OneID edits to appear. Choose the one of the following links to edit your information:


I’ve forgotten my password.  Where can I reset it?

  • Click on the Login link on top navigation
  • You will be sent to the Cisco OneID Sign In page
  • Enter in your email address and click “Next”
  • Select “Forgot Password”? underneath the Sign In button
  • Choose the recovery method you wish to receive your password reset. Options may include “via email” or “via phone
  • You will be sent an email with a link to reset your password
  • From the email, click the Reset Password Note – the reset link is only valid for 24 hours.
  • Create and verify a new password
  • Click on the “Sign In” button from the confirmation screen
  • Once signed in, you will be directed back to
  • To register for the event, click on a Register Now button from the Registration Packages page, log in with your OneID credentials and proceed through the Cisco Live registration process.

What are the password requirements that I should follow to create strong passwords?

  • 1 uppercase letter
  • 1 lowercase letter
  • 1 number
  • 8 to 60 characters
  • Uses English characters: A-z, 0-9, “at” sign (@), hyphen (-), underscore (_), or

Where can I add my mobile number so I can receive forgot password notifications from?
To add a mobile phone number, you will need to edit your Cisco OneID account profile. From here, you will be able to set up a recovery phone number within the security settings tab. Choose the one of the following links to edit your information:

I clicked the link for a password reset but did not receive the email. What should I do?
There are different reasons for not receiving the email.

  • Check your spam or junk mail filter to see if it was sent there
  • You don’t have a Cisco OneID account and need to create one.

I need my “Forgot Password” email resent to me. How can I do that?

  • If you still have your on-screen confirmation that an email has been sent with a link to reset your password open, you can click “Resend Email” link
  • If you do not have your confirmation screen still open, you can go through the Forgot Password process again.
  • If you continue to have issues receiving your Forgot Password link, please contact support at
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