PBS account provides a way for you to establish a unique PBS profile and maintain a singular identity across all PBS ecosystems. PBS account may be used to access PBS products like Bento and Media Manager.
Stations can request additional PBS accounts be created by submitting a support ticket and include the PBS usernames that need to be added.
In the Password textbox, type the password you want to use for this account then type the same password again in the Password Confirmation textbox (Figure 2.3). Your password must contain at least one uppercase letter. See tips on creating a strong password
Click the Keep me logged in checkbox if you would like Merlin to keep you signed in to your account each time you return to the site (Figure 2.7).
At this point you must have administrative permissions assigned to your account in order to use Merlin. To achieve this:
A strong password:
is at least eight characters long.
does not contain your user name, real name, or company name.
does not contain a complete word.
is significantly different from previous passwords.
contains characters including:
A password might meet all the criteria above and still be a weak password. For example, Hello2U! meets all the criteria for a strong password listed above, but is still weak because it contains a complete word. H3ll0 2 U! is a stronger alternative because it replaces some of the letters in the complete word with numbers and also includes spaces.
Tips for remembering your password:
If you feel you must write down your password in order to remember it, make sure you don't label it as your password, and keep it in a safe place.