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Logon to EDA

INITIAL Logon to EDA is performed through the link on the e-mail you receive upon registration approval.  Initial logon may also be accomplished by selecting "Check Registration Status" on the EDA Home Page and providing user credentials.
 
After INITIAL Logon, Access EDA from the EDA Home Page
 
Step 1: To Access EDA Home Page
Type http://eda.ogden.disa.mil or http://eda.cols.disa.mil into your browser location field.
 
Note: EDA offers two locations. To switch to the alternate site, Click "Alternate Site" link.  User is directed to alternate site for Login.
 
Step 2: Select Identification & Authentication method (Username/Password or CAC/Digital Certificate) established during the registration process.
     
    Login using Username/Password:
    Click Login button
     
    Login using CAC/Digital Certificate:
    Click Login with CAC/Digital Certificate button
    IMPORTANT NOTE:  EDA does not recognize your E-mail Certificate. Select the NON-Email Certificate to access EDA.
 
Step 3: Enter credentials at the prompt
 
If Logon Successful:
 
EDA Notices page is displayed if you are logging in for the first time today. Click the Acknowledge button after reading.
The EDA Document Selection page will be presented. Proceed with capabilities.
Note: The number of active logon requests are limited. Session limits are determined by the system administrator.
  If Username/Password Logon Unsuccessful:
  • Your user account may not be active OR
  • Your password may be incorrect (password rules) OR
  • Your password maybe locked OR
  • There may be a system problem in EDA OR
  • If you are a new user, your registration may not have been approved yet. You will receive an e-mail when your registration is approved. It will include a link to use for your initial logon to EDA. The EDA Home Page has a link to Check Registration status. OR
  • Your access has been denied after multiple failed logon attempts.
 
If Certificate Logon Unsuccessful:
  • Your user account may not be active OR
  • Your certificate may be revoked OR
  • There may be a system problem in EDA OR
  • If you are a new user, your registration may not have been approved yet. You will receive an e-mail when your registration is approved. It will include a link to use for your initial logon to EDA. The EDA Home Page has a link to Check Registration status
 
Contact your EDA POC for assistance or Contact the EDA Help Desk.

Last Modified 07/11/2008 LOG-001

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