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How to change your Facebook password

Know how to change your Facebook passwordit can always come in handy as well as being something that, for safety, you should still do at regular intervals. Especially if some unforeseen situations happen such as, for example, it may be a distraction to leave access to Facebook on a computer or device not yours or, again, to realize that you have entered your password while someone was watching you.

To keep yours safe privacy such things should never happen. If this happens to you, however, don't worry, in this article I will explain how change Facebook password from computer(the same procedure also applies when connecting via browser from mobile devices), both ofchange your Facebook password from your smartphone or tablet using the official Facebook app.

In both cases, this is a very simple operation that can be completed in a matter of seconds. Keep in mind that, in order to proceed, you must remember your old password if it were not, you will have to use the password reset procedure that will explain you at the end of the article.

How to change Facebook password from Computer

The first thing you need to do is open your browser, go to the main Facebook page and enter your email (or phone number) and your old password to access.

LINK | Facebook Main page

Done click on the triangle facing down that you find at the top right and select Settings.

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<p>In the next window:</p>
<li>Click on the left on the item ?<em>Protection and access</em>" and subsequently</li>
<li>Beside the item "Change Password" click on the button <em>Edit</em>.</li>
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At this point the game made:

  • For "Actual" enter both the old password
  • and then type in the new password in the next two fields

Finally click on Save Changes.

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That's it: you managed to change your Facebook password. All the devices already connected will be disconnected and you will have to enter your access data again.

How to change the Facebook password from smartphones and tablets

Before continuing, I want to specify that, if you wish, you can carry out this procedure both from the browser of your device (by going to the Facebook home page) and from the official app of the service. In this example user lapp available for Android, however the procedure is absolutely similar also on iOS, Windows 10 Mobile and with the web browser.

First open the Facebook app, then tap the menu button (the one with the three horizontal lines on the right, which you see indicated by the arrow in the image below). Then tap on Account settings.

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<p>Now tap on Protection and Access</p>
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… and then, on the next screen, on the item Change Password.

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At this point the game is done: you just have to type the old password and the new password where indicated and tap on Save changes.

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<p>Again, all the devices already connected will be disconnected and you will have to enter your access data again.</p>
<h2><strong>How to recover Facebook password</strong></h2>
<p><strong>I don't remember my old password: how do I do it?</strong></p>
<p>If you want to change your old Facebook password but don't remember it, then you will have to use the recovery procedure that the Social Network makes available to you. First of all you will have to go with your browser (you can use both your PC and smartphone or tablet) on the page that you find below.</p>
<p><strong>LINK</strong> |<strong> Recover Facebook account</strong></p>
<p>Enter the email address with which you signed up for Facebook, your telephone number or username, where required, then click on <strong>Search for</strong>.</p>
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