How to Change Gmail Password

(Last Updated On: February 20, 2018)

Gmail has more than 900 million accounts from all around the world. To use Gmail account, you have to get logged into with Email address and Password. Sometimes you might have to change your Password in Gmail. Changing password on a regular basis helps you to increase the online security of your account. Here we will explain all about how to change Gmail Password.

Change Gmail Password on Computer

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

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

Step 2: Click on the button with Gear Icon.

How to Change Gmail Password by google login

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 in ‘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 your Gmail account. Retype again the password and click on ‘CHANGE PASSWORD’.

How to Change Gmail Password setting new gmail account password

Note: you can 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 on Mobile Phone

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.

Reset Gmail 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.

 

The Bottom Line

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