Q. How do I log in to Padlet?


Padlet is an online 'Pin board' where users can post their thoughts on a topic, add pictures, audio, videos, links and upload documents.

example of a padlet board


The University has a 'Backpack' site licence for Padlet. This gives staff and students unlimited Padlets and also: support, folders, themes, and much larger file size allowance. 


To log in:

1. Go to uon1.padlet.org (ideally using Chrome as your browser).

2. DO NOT USE THE LOGIN BOX! Instead, click the button Log in with Microsoft.

3. Select your University Office 365 account – click your UoN email address; enter your UoN password.

4. You are now logged into your University (‘Backpack’) Padlet account.




To use the Padlet app with your Backpack (University) account:  

Open the Padlet app, then scroll down at the login screen, and choose Backpack/Briefcase User, then use uon1.padlet.org as the domain, and log in through Microsoft. Padlet Support - login mobile.

padlet on mobile



  • Last Updated Oct 30, 2020
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  • Answered By Belinda Green

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