How to change your Facebook password

Facebook is still good at reminding us of birthdays and sharing special events in life. I’m constantly suspicious of what Facebook’s algorithm is serving me in the feed I’m supposed to be engaging with. Oftentimes, I get an unexpected text from someone who looks like a friend, or maybe a friend’s friend, and without thinking, I click and get immediately sucked in.

Have you ever clicked on something or replied to a message on Facebook, only to find out it’s not who you thought it was?

The social media platform is also becoming the perfect place for a malicious hacker to attempt to obtain personal information from you or, worse, post content that you do not own on your public page.

That’s why you need to know how to change your Facebook password frequently and I’ll show you how.

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How often should I change my Facebook password?

Because so much personal information is stored on a Facebook platform, you need to change it regularly. I recommend at least every three months or so. And if there is reason to believe your account has been compromised, e.g. B. If someone posts on your behalf, you must act quickly to regain control. Keep your password fresh and new to avoid being sent down that rabbit hole. If you can’t remember the last time you changed your Facebook password, it’s time to update the password without delay.

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You need a strong password, one with upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols. You should keep your password in a safe place so you don’t have to worry about forgetting it or falling into the wrong hands.

How to change your Facebook password from your computer

  • Sign in to your Facebook account
  • press the Account Icon at the top right of the page (where your profile picture should be)
  • Choose Settings & Privacy
  • Choose settings
  • Select from the menu on the left side of the screen Security and Registration
  • During tea registration section there is an option for Change Password. press the To edit button in this section
  • Give her electricity Password once, then enter that New Password that you want to use twice in the designated areas
  • click save Changes

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How to change your Facebook password from your iPhone

Changing your Facebook password from your iPhone is not much different than changing it from your computer. Here’s what you do:

  • open that Facebook app and make sure you’re signed in with the account you want to change the password for
  • Tap the tea Facebook menu button – tThree horizontal lines lower right
  • Loss Settings and Privacy at the bottom of the screen
  • Now tap settings Near the top
  • Loss Security and Registration during tea security section
  • Choose Change Password
  • Give her electricity password, and then yours New once for confirmation in the edit fields
  • Tap on save Changes
Changing your Facebook password from your Android also has very similar steps.

Changing your Facebook password from your Android also has very similar steps.
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How to change your Facebook password from your Android

Changing your Facebook password from your Android also has very similar steps. Keep in mind that many Android phones are slightly different, so these instructions may be similar, but not exact, for your phone and version of Android software.

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Do the following:

  • open that Facebook app and make sure you are logged in with the Facebook account you want to change the password for
  • Tap the tea three horizontal lines in the navigation bar at the top of the screen
  • Loss Settings and Privacy
  • Choose settings
  • Choose Security and Registration
  • Loss Change Password
  • Give her old password and your New once for confirmation in the edit fields
  • Loss save Changes

How do I change my Facebook password if I don’t know my current one?

Your Facebook password should be easy to reset as long as you have the email address or mobile number associated with the account. Here’s what you need to do if you are not already logged into your Facebook account:

  • From the Facebook home page, click Forgot Password?
  • Give her email or phone number linked to your account
  • Facebook will send you one Email or SMS text message (depending on the information entered) and you can follow the instructions to set a new password from there

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If you are already logged into your Facebook account and want to change the password but can’t remember it:

  • press the Account Icon at the top right of the page (where your profile picture should be)
  • Choose Settings & Privacy
  • Choose settings
  • Select from the menu on the left side of the screen Security and Registration
  • During tea registration section there is an option for Change Password. press the To edit button in this section
  • press the Forgot Password? shortcut
  • Choose how you want Facebook to send you instructions on how to change your password (Email or SMS text message)

Did these steps help you? Let us know if you have any problems.

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