How To Change Microsoft Account Password

Subham Mondal
Apr 23, 2019   •  20 views

Couldn’t sign into your Microsoft account and locked out of your computer? Is it possible to go back to a regular account if your Microsoft account is hacked? This article shows you 2 ways to recover Microsoft account password for Windows 10 again, quickly regain admin access to your computer without losing files or reinstalling.

Method 1:- Change Password in a Browser (Online)

First of all, make sure that you have already installed a browser like Google Chrome, Bing or Firefox. Otherwise install a browser in your desktop, laptop or tablets and follow the below steps.

To change your password:

  • Now Microsoft will asking verify your identify. Enter the code which is send to your registered email address or phone number on this account and then click Next to proceed.

  • It will redirect you Reset your password page. Type new password and re-enter password which you haven't used before anywhere and then click Next to finish.

  • Again sign in to your microsoft account with new credential. It will redirect you Basic information about you page.

Note:If you don't use a Microsoft account to sign into Windows and you need to change your Windows sign-in password.

Method 2:- Through Windows

Even if you don't have a treasure map located in your files, but still yourWindows 10password is very important. You can always choose a new password using a combination of letters, numbers and symbols.

So I am here to help you once more.

To change your password:

  • Click on Windows key at the bottom left of your screen or from keyboard.

  • Click on settings from the list.

  • Click on Accounts.

  • Click on sign-in options and then in password section click on change(If you aren't password protected then you got a option like add, click on it).

  • Then type your current password and Click next to proceed.

  • Now carefully type your new password for two times and write hint of this password. Then Click next to proceed.

  • Click finish to complete the process.

  • After that you get a message like You've successfully change your password. And you can restart your machine.

Note:- I hope you enjoyed it, in case you facing any issue please put a comments here. So that i can help you there.