You definitely need to change your Hotmail password from time to time, otherwise you risk having your account hacked or stolen. In this short guide, we will reveal how to do it quickly and easily. All you have to do is just to stick to the provided guidelines.
1- At first, you have to access the MSN website by launching your browser and going to http://msn.com/.
Start the procedure of changing your password by entering Outlook
2 - Then, you will see two large buttons placed in the center of the screen. You have to click on the "Sign in" button.
Click on the large "Sign in" button
3 - Once you have got to see the main page of Outlook, you should enter your Hotmail address in the provided field and click on "Next."
If you wish to change your Hotmail password, then you should enter your email address here first
4 - Once you have got to see the main page of Outlook, you should enter your Hotmail address in the provided field and click on "Next."
After doing so, enter your actual Hotmail password
5 - The following field will require you to enter the password. Do so and click on "Sign in."
You are able to change your Hotmail password on the "Edit profile" page
6 - After you have accessed your Hotmail account, click on the icon of your profile in the right-upper corner. In the pop-up menu you have just triggered, click on "Edit profile."
Click on this button text button and change your password
7 - On the left, you will see your name, your email address, and the "Add a payment option button." Below your email address, click on "Change password".
Choose the means of receiving a protection code and click on "Send core"
8 - Utilize the alternate email address or mobile phone number of yours for getting a security code. Choose the means you wish. Once you have chosen the means, you will be asked to type the entire email address or phone number in the second field. Then, click on "Send code."
Enter the protection code you have received onto your mobile phone number or email address
9 - Once you have received a protection code onto your mobile number or email address, enter it in the provided field and click on "Submit."
This way looks a letter with a protection code
10 - After it, Microsoft will offer you to install its applications. Skip this option for now by pressing the "Set it up later" button.
Skip setting the apps up now
11 - The next page will allow you to to set up a new password for your Hotmail account. Type your actual password in the first field. Then, make up a reliable password and type it in the remaining two fields. Click on the "Next" button.
You can change your Hotmail password on this page
12 - Your password will be changed after doing so, and you will notice that the information about when your password was changed last time will be updated. Now, you can use the new password for logging in to Hotmail.
After changing the password, you will notice that the date of its latest change was altered