How to Change Hotmail Account Password?

Are you using the Hotmail account for your daily official or personal purpose? If your answer is positive, you should face some or other technical problems with your Hotmail account. Most likely, you are facing problems such as hacking the Hotmail account, the problem of account recovery, a problem sending or receiving emails, changing the password or the reset problem, and much more. In case you are facing technical problems when you change the password of your Hotmail account, this article will help you find the right solution for your problem.

Follow some simple steps to change password in the Hotmail account:

  • First, you must log in to Outlook (formerly Hotmail).
  • Then, after entering the Hotmail address and password to log in.
  • You must hit the image of your profile that is in the upper right corner of the account's inbox.
  • And you must choose 'Account Settings'.
  • Click on the "Security and password" menu option.
  • Simply confirm your account (if necessary). Outlook customers will be asked to confirm their account. You will receive a code from Microsoft for the backup email address.
  • In case you do not have access to it, select "I no longer have these".
  • Then you must click on the "Change password" link.
  • You will see the three fields on the "Change your password" page. The first one is for the previous password, and the other two are for your last password.
  • Finally, you must enter the new password twice to confirm it. And click on the Save button.

Reset Forgot Hotmail account password? Here is the solution

Did you realize that you cannot sign in to your Microsoft Hotmail account? Does the notification that you have forgotten the password for the Hotmail account appear and become confusing? So now you can relax your nerves since we are here with a solution.

  1. First of all, you need to visit the Microsoft account recovery page (https://account.live.com/resetpassword.aspx).
  2. Then click on “Forgot Hotmail Password” button.
  3. Enter your username that you want to recover and press "Next".
  4. Microsoft will be asked to select a recovery option. Tap on the recovery using the recovery phone number.
  5. Enter your recovery phone number or email
  6. Now fill the CAPTCHA characters you see on your screen to prove you are human not robot.
  7. Then a verification code is sent to the linked mobile phone number or mail id. Verify the SMS and enter the code in the given space and touch "Next".
  8. Now Microsoft will ask you to create a new password for your Hotmail account. Enter the secure password that is sufficient and easy to remember and touch "Accept".
  9. Your password will be changed correctly and you can log in to the account with the new password.

The instructions mentioned above to change the password of the account and recover the forgotten problems of the password. In this case, Hotmail experts recommend going to the program or device support website for more instructions.