Windows 10 - Changing a Local Windows Account Password

This document explains how to change your local account password in Windows 10.

  1. Click the settings button in the bottom left of the screen or hit the start button on the keyboard.

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  2. In the start menu click settings.

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  3. Click into accounts.

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  4. Select Sign-in Options.

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  5. Under Change your account password press Change.

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  6. Enter in your old password and select Next.

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  7. Enter a new password and hint then hit Next.

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  8. Select Finish to complete the process.

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Keywords:local account password change windows 10 win microsoft settings   Doc ID:59121
Owner:Justin E.Group:DoIT Tech Store
Created:2015-12-21 17:08 CDTUpdated:2015-12-21 18:54 CDT
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