How do I reset my Microsoft account password?

Tip: The steps below are for forgotten passwords.

If you already tried this but it didn’t work, move ahead to Step 2: If you can’t reset your password.

  1. Select Forgot password? If the Enter password window is still open select Forgot password?
  2. Verify your identity.
  3. Get a verification code.
  4. Enter code and reset password.

How do I log into my computer if I forgot my password?

If you need help resetting your password, we can help by sending you a link to reset it.
  1. Visit Forgot Password.
  2. Enter either the email address or username on the account.
  3. Select Submit.
  4. Check your inbox for a password reset email.
  5. Click on the URL provided in the email and enter a new password.

How can I unlock my Microsoft account?

Go to and sign in to your locked account.
  1. Enter a phone number to request a security code be sent to you via text message.
  2. After the text arrives, enter the security code into the web page.
  3. Change your password to complete the unlocking process.

How can I reset my password?

Change your password
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open your device’s Settings app Google. Manage your Google Account.
  2. At the top, tap Security.
  3. Under “Signing in to Google,” tap Password. You might need to sign in.
  4. Enter your new password, then tap Change Password.

How do I find my password?

See, delete, or export passwords
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Chrome app .
  2. To the right of the address bar, tap More .
  3. Tap Settings. Passwords.
  4. See, delete, or export a password: See: Tap View and manage saved passwords at Delete: Tap the password you want to remove.

What do you do if you forget your password on your phone?

How do you reset your iPhone if you forgot the passcode?

If you can’t remember your passcode, you‘ll need to erase your iPhone, which deletes your data and settings, including the passcode. If you backed up your iPhone, you can restore your data and settings after restoring your iPhone.

How do you unlock an iPhone without the 4 digit passcode?

The only way to unlock your iPhone when you forget the 4digit passcode is to remove the screen passcode completely. However, please note that, when you remove the passcode, all the data on your iPhone will be deleted as well.

How do I reset my iPhone without a password without a computer?

Log into the Find My iPhone site via iCloud. Enter your Apple ID and password – you do not need your iPhone passcode, but you will need access to your Apple account. Select your iPhone from the drop-down list of devices. Click “Erase iPhone” and then confirm your decision.

How do you unlock an iPhone without the passcode?

Can you unlock a locked phone?

When a handset is locked it means it will only work with the provider from whom you bought it. If your phone is locked it won’t automatically become unlocked when your contract expires with your provider. You‘ll have to specifically ask your carrier to unlock it.

How do you unlock a phone without the password?

Reset your pattern (Android 4.4 or lower only)
  1. After you’ve tried to unlock your phone multiple times, you’ll see “Forgot pattern.” Tap Forgot pattern.
  2. Enter the Google Account username and password you previously added to your phone.
  3. Reset your screen lock. Learn how to set a screen lock.

Is there a default iPhone passcode?

By default, there is not a passcode at all. However, Apple notes the following regarding forgotten passcodes: It can be turned on by tapping Settings > General > Passcode Lock. If you cannot remember the passcode, you will need to restore your device using the computer with which you last synced it [or iCloud].

Why does my iPhone keep asking me to change passcode?

Your current passcode is literally not secure. Apple encourages iOS users to use 6-digit passcodes for increased security of their devices. So if you are using a 4-digit passcode, and the passcode happens to be super easy to guess, then your iPhone might suggest you change your passcode.

What is the default 6 digit passcode for iPhone?

Apparently, the restriction code is set by the latest iOS update. When asked, enter in restriction code 123456 for sixdigit requests and 1234 for four-digit requests–it appears these are the default settings.

What is the default 4 digit passcode for iPhone?

They are usual 0000, 1111 or something similar.

What are good 4-digit passwords?

Researchers at the data analysis firm Data Genetics have found that the three most popular combinations—“1234,” “1111,” and “0000”—account for close to 20 percent of all four-digit passwords.

How do I find my 4-digit Apple password?

Answer: A: Head into the Settings of the Passcode, tap “Change Passcode”, enter you current passcode and then iPhone will ask you to enter the new passcode. It will also show you options for it, so select 4Digit Numeric Code.

What is the 4-digit passcode for iCloud?

The iCloud security code is the code you use to open your device. It’s usually a 4 or 6 digit code. If you forgot it, or need to set one up, here’s help. The iCloud security code protects your iCloud Keychain from being used on unauthorized devices.

How do I reset my 4 digit iCloud password?

Click iCloud, then select Keychain. When asked to enter your iCloud Security Code, click “Forgot Code?”. Click Reset Keychain to replace your iCloud Keychain in the cloud with the iCloud Keychain items on your Mac. Click Reset to confirm.

How do you reset iCloud password?

Reset your password
  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap [your name] > Password & Security > Change Password.
  3. If you are signed into iCloud and have a passcode enabled, you will be prompted to enter the passcode for your device.
  4. Follow the onscreen steps to update your password.

Why is my iPhone not saving my passwords?

On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

For account names and passwords in iOS 14, go to Settings > Passwords > AutoFill Passwords, and check that Autofill Passwords is turned on. Safari doesn’t save account names and passwords when Private Browsing is on.