How to Change Gmail Password

Gmail is one of the most used email service providers. It’s a product of Google. They provide their email services completely free. Gmail has more than 900 million users all around the world. To use Gmail, you have to get logged into with Email address and Password. Sometimes you might have to change your Password in Gmail. Changing password in a regular basis helps you to increase the online security of your account. Here we will explain all about how to change Gmail Password.

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Methods to Change Gmail Password

We will use two methods to change the password of your Gmail account. Those are,

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  1. Using Computer or Laptop.
  2. Using Google My Account Website (Can be used by Mobile devices).

Change Gmail Password Using Computer

This method will teach you, how to change Gmail Password using Desktop mode of Gmail.

Here you have to use an internet connected computing device to change Gmail password of yours. Remember, you can’t use this method on your any mobile device. If you want to use this method on your mobile device, you have to switch your mobile browser into desktop mode.

Step 1: Open your web browser and log into your Gmail account.

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Step 2: Click on the button with Gear Icon.

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Step 3: Now A menu will pop-up. Click on the ‘Settings’ option.

How to Change Gmail Password setting option

Step 4: Click ‘Accounts and Import option’.

How to Change Gmail Password accounts and import

Step 5: Go to ‘Change password’ that is located at ‘Change account settings’ section.

How to Change Gmail Password change account password option

Step 6: Type your current Password and click NEXT button.

How to Change Gmail Password typing existing password

Step 7: Type the new password that you want to set for your Gmail account. Retype again the password and click on ‘CHANGE PASSWORD’.

How to Change Gmail Password setting new gmail account password

Note: Click on eye button to see the new password you have typed.

That’s how you can change Gmail Password in desktop mode!

Change Gmail Password Using Mobile Phone

Obviously, you can use this process on your computer device to change Gmail password. Another thing is that you can also use this process on your mobile device. Using This method you can change Gmail password on Android, iOS, Windows and other mobile devices. Be sure that your mobile device is connected to the internet.

Step 1: At first, Log into your Gmail account(if you are not logged in).

Step 2: Go to https://myaccount.google.com/

How to Change Gmail Password by google login

Step 3: After getting Google My Account Page, click on Signing in to Google option. It is located underneath the ‘Sign-in & security’ section of the page.

How to Change Gmail Password signin info option

Step 4: Click on ‘Password’ option.

How to Change Gmail Password password section of google my account website

Step 5: Type existing password of your account and click NEXT.

How to Change Gmail Password typing existing password

Step 6: Now set new Password for your Gmail account. Type the new Password again and click on CHANGE PASSWORD button.

How to Change Gmail Password setting new gmail account password

Note: Click on eye button to see the new password you have typed.
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Reset Gmail Forgot Password

If you have forgotten the current Password of your Gmail account then here’s what you have to do.

Step 1: Go to the Google Sign in page and type the Email address of your Gmail account then click Next.

Step 2: Click on ‘Forgot Password?’ option.

How to Change Gmail Password forgot password option

Step 3: Enter the last password that was used on your Gmail account. Then click Next button.

How to Change Gmail Password last used password

Note: If you can’t remember the last Password of your Gmail account, then click on Try a different question. You will get alternative verification options like,

  • You can get text message or voice call on your mobile.
  • You can get a special code to your Email.
  • You may have to give some extra detail to reset your Password.

Step 4: After verifying your identity, set up new Password.

How to Change Gmail Password setting new gmail account password

Note: Click on eye button to see the new password you have typed.

Things to Remember

  • After setting new Password, your Gmail account will get sign out from other devices
  • Change your Gmail Password is completely free.
  • The new Password of Gmail will get used to all Google services.
  • If you lost your phone and wants to recover your Gmail account, use recovery phone line.
  • If you don’t have any Google/Gmail account, then open a new Gmail account.

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The Bottom Line

So, that was all about changing and resetting Gmail password using Computer and mobile device. Hope you will get understand all about how to change Gmail password using several devices.

Have you changed your Gmail password? Have you faced any interruption during any of those processes? please comment your problems here.

Sources: https://support.google.com/mail/answer/41078?hl=en,

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