How to Change a Facebook Password Without Resetting It

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You can change your account password without needing to reset it. To keep your Facebook account secure, change your account password frequently, pick a secure password and don't use your Facebook password for any other websites. Vary the characters in your password, and include numbers, letters and symbols.


Step 1

Log in to Facebook.

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Step 2

Click the downward-pointing arrow at the top right of the screen.

Step 3

Select "Account Settings" from the menu that appears.


Step 4

Click "Edit" next to "Password" on the "General Account Settings" page.

Step 5

Enter your old password in the top box labeled "Current."


Step 6

Enter the new password in the remaining two boxes.

Step 7

Click "Save Changes" to have your new password settings take effect. Next time you log in you must use the new password.



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