How to Change Or Edit Password Settings On Facebook

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How to Change Or Edit Password Settings On Facebook
Facebook is a social media you use to chat with different people around the world including family and friends. Also, you get to chat with as many people just as you would want. Facebook allows users to send messages, videos, photos as well as get regular updates. People are hacking into other users Facebook accounts at a very high rate.
You might consider changing your FB password to one that is more secure. We are going to show you how from the desktop and mobile versions of the FB website as well as on the Apple iOS and Android apps.
So, you need to keep your Facebook account secured by using a strong password for your account. If you have a few minutes, we will give you steps on how to successfully edit or change your login password anytime you wish to do so.

How to Change Facebook Password

People are hacking into Facebook accounts at a high rate. You might want to change your password to one that is more secure. We show you how from the desktop and mobile versions of the website as well as the Apple iOS and Android apps.

Website

From the desktop version of Facebook, perform these steps:

  1. Login to your Facebook account.
  2. Select the arrow next to the lock located at the upper-right corner and select “Settings“.
  3. Select the “Edit” link next to the “Password” section.
  4. Type your current password, then type your new password in the “New” and “Re-type New” fields.
  5. Select Save Changes.
  6. Your Facebook password is now changed successfully.

Mobile Website

From the mobile version of Facebook, perform these steps:

  1. Login to your Facebook account.
  2. Select the Menu Menu Button button located at the upper-right corner.
  3. Scroll down and select “Account settings“.
  4. Choose “General“.
  5. Select “Password“.
  6. Type your current password, then type your new password in the “New” and “Re-type New” fields.
  7. Select the “Change Password” button when you’re ready.

iOS App

From the Facebook for iPhone or iPad app, perform these steps:

  1. Tap the “More” button located at the lower-right part of the screen.
  2. Select “Settings“.
  3. Select “General“.
  4. Select ” Password“.
  5. Type your current password, then type your new password in the “New” and “Re-type New” fields.
  6. Select the “Change Password” button when you’re ready.

 Android App

From the Facebook for Android app, perform these steps:

  1. Open the Facebook app.
  2. Select the Menu Menu Button button located at the upper-right corner.
  3. Select “Account settings“.
  4. Choose “General“.
  5. Select “Password“.
  6. Type your current password, then type your new password in the “New” and “Re-type New” fields.
  7. Select the “Change Password” button when you’re ready.

 

FAQ’s

How can I recover my Facebook password without old password?

If you don’t know or would I say remember your FB password, all you have to do is to recover your Facebook account. Below the login password entry field on Facebook’s log-in page is a link: “Forgot account?” Click on that, and you will be directed to a page where you can enter the email address or phone number associated with your account.

How can I recover a Facebook account without a password or email?

  1. Navigate to the Facebook login page and click “Forgot your account?” …
  2. Fill out the form to identify your Facebook account.
  3. Select I forgot my account on the next page if prompted.
  4. Take a look at the list of email addresses listed on your account… continue with on-screen instructions to locate, identify, recover and sign in to your account.

 

Does Facebook send password reset codes?

Well, yes, indeed but it could be a fraud as well as an attempt to hack your Facebook account. You may also have received SMS or text messages giving you a Facebook password reset code. Facebook sends such code to only your registered mobile phone when you use options like Forgot Password.

If you didn’t try resetting the password, report to Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/hacked

Summary

Changing your password on Facebook is as easy as presented in this guide, however, you may still have challenges and so we recommend you leave us a reply by using the comment box below this article to assist you further.

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