How to Change or Reset Your Facebook Password

How to change or reset your facebook password

Do you want to change your Facebook password?

Did you forget your login password or email address or phone number or both?

Then you've come to the right place because this tutorial will show you step by step how to change or reset your Facebook password and will also show you what to do when you forgot your login email address or phone number or both.

Forgot your Facebook email address or phone number or both?

If you forgot your login email address or phone number or both, then try the following tips:

How to Change Your Facebook Password

1. Open your web browser.

2. Go to www.facebook.com.

3. Log into your account (if not already logged in).

4. Click on the ▼ icon at the top right and choose Settings.

facebook settings

5. At the top of the left sidebar, you click on Security and Login.

facebook security and login settings

6. Click on Change password.

7. At Current, you enter your current password (the one you used to log in now).

8. At New and Re-type new, you enter the new password you want to use.

9. Click on the Save Changes button to save your new FB password.

change facebook password

10. Select one of the two following options:

11. Click on the Continue button.

How to Reset Your Facebook Password

If you forgot (can't remember) your password, then you will need to reset it by following the next few steps.

1. Open your web browser.

2. Go to www.facebook.com.

3. Below the Password field, you click on the Forgotten account? link.

facebook forgotten account link

Facebook will open a new page.

4. Enter your email address or phone number.

Note: If you forgot your email address or phone number or both, then you will need to follow the tips at the top of this page.

5. Click on the Search button.

search for facebook account

Facebook will search for your account.

6. If Facebook shows your account, then you can reset your password, but if Facebook shows another account, then click on the Not You? button and repeat step 1 till 5.

7. Select the Send code via email option or the send code via SMS option.

Note: If you no longer have access to the email address or phone number that appears, then click on the No longer have access to these? link, enter a new email address or phone number and click on the Continue button and Facebook will send you messages about recovering your account.

8. Click on the Continue button.

Facebook will send you a six-digit confirmation code via email or SMS.

9. Enter the six-digit confirmation code in the Enter Code field.

10. Click on the Continue button.

11. At New password, you enter a new password.

12. Click on the Continue button.

13. Select one of the two following options:

14. Click on the Continue button.


Reference(s):

Facebook.com