Getting Started

Getting Started

General information

What is NWS-ID?

It is the home of your user profile. Here you can update you personal profile data, set or request a new password or enable the two-factor-authentification. You will more detailed information at NWS-ID.

Where can I reset my password?

You find the Forgot Password link at the login form. 6 forgot pw.png

How can I activate Two-Factor Authentication?

Two-Factor Authentication can be activated on id.nws.netways.de in the section Signing in in Account security.

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Administrative Tasks

Administrative Tasks


What is an organization?

An organiztation can be a private person, a company or a school or authority. Within an organization you can start Apps, Openstack, Kubernetes, DBaaS or our MyEngineer service. The legal entity stored in the organization is used as the legal contact for e.g. invoices.

How can I edit my organization?

Just  open your user menu in the upper right corner and got to "Manage Organization".15 organization.png16 organization.PNG

Why do I have an Unnamed Organization?

Because you haven't named your organization yet. To make it easier for you to distinguish between your organizations, you can name them as you like. Don't worry, the name won't appear on the invoice.

How can I leave an organization?

Just open the user menu in the upper right corner and click on "Leave organization". In step 2 you have to confirm that you really want to leave the organization.17 user leaving organization.png

Administrative Tasks

User and Groups

User and Groupmanagement

How can I add colleague to my organization?

In the NWS Customer Interface, click on your user icon in the upper right corner and select "User" or "User Groups".9.png

Just paste the email and click on "Invite".10 new user to organization.png

You can find a second way to invite a new user to your organization over the "User groups" tab. 

Just click on "Manage Users" at the relevant group,  paste the email of the colleague and click on "Invite"6.PNG11.png

How can I create a user group?

In the NWS Customer Interface, click on your user icon in the upper right corner and select "User group"