How to Change Facebook Password


If you’re like most people you’ve got a lot of sensitive information in your Facebook account. This can include family pictures, your interests, your phone number and address, education history, who your friends and family are, and more. As a result, it’s important to keep your Facebook account as secure possible. One of the easiest ways to do this is to update your Facebook password every six months. Examples of all instructions in the steps can be seen in the YouTube video below.

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Steps to Change Your Facebook Password on iPhone, iPad or Android

  1. Launch the Facebook app and then tap the “Menu” icon at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Scroll down the Setting screen, tap to expand “Settings and Privacy” and then tap “Settings.”
  3. Tap “Security and Login.”
  4. Tap “Change Password.”
  5. Enter your current password, and then enter what you want to be your new Facebook password in the next two fields. Tap “Update Password.”
  6. You’ll see a confirmation that your Facebook password has been changed. Choose whether or not to see other devices you’re signed in to, or choose to stay logged in on any devices you’re currently signed into Facebook on.

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