In modern days we all know how much we can be benefited from the internet. To know the unknown and to see the unseen that’s far beyond our reach internet plays a vital role in our day to day life. As it comes with a blessing, it can also be a notorious playground for dishonest individuals who will take every opportunity to benefit from others. Maintaining a Google account and keep it safe from those fraudulent people is necessary for this context of a discussion. Thus changing your Gmail password every few month will keep your account safe and your personal info at minimal risk.
You can change your password both via your computer and your mobile device. Here are some simple steps that you’ll need to follow:
Change Gmail Password Using Google
Go to https://www.google.com/ and sign in to your account by clicking on the “Gmail” tab on the top right corner of your screen.
After signing in to your account click on the button shown in the image.This will lead to you a number of options.Then click on the “settings” option.
Look for the “Accounts and Import” option and click on it.
Click on the “Change Password” button.
To continue first you have to verify yourself. Enter your current password and click “Next“.
Type a new password. You can click on the eye option to see the password as you write it.
Remember strong password contains letters, numbers, symbols. It makes your password unique and hard to guess.
Confirm by typing it again and then click “Change password“.
Congrats! You’ve successfully changed your password.Now sign out from your account and then again sign in with the new password and enjoy!
Change Gmail Password Using Google My Account
First “Sign In” to your Gmail account.
Then click on the square button as shown in the image.It will lead you several options.
Click on “My Account” .
Click on the option “Sign in to Google“. You’ll find it under “Sign-in & Security” section.
For verification type your current password and click “Next“.
Type you new password and confirm it.
Click “Change Password“. Congrats you’ve changed your password.
Sign out and sign back in with your new password and happy mailing!!
Change Gmail Password Using Android device
Go to the “Settings” option on your android device.
Look for the option “Google“. You may find under the option “Personal” in some devices and “Google Settings” option in Samsung devices.
Tap on the “Sign-In & Security” option.
Enter you current password for verification and tap “Next“.
Type your new password and confirm it.
Congrats you have your new password. Sign in back with your new password. Adios!!