Facebook has become an integral part of everyone’s lives due to the phenomenon called social networking. One can argue that the biggest thing to happen to social media and social  networking is Facebook, and they would be right. Whats more is that the company has cemented its feet into the social scene further after the recent acquisitions of Instagram and WhatsApp, making it also one of the most rounded out platforms on the internet and a content creator’s paradise.

One of the best practices while using social media platforms, is to change your password periodically. Even in case of Facebook, its good practice to keep changing the password to keep your account secure.

In this tutorial, we will show you how to change the password for your Facebook Account.

Step 1. Open the web browser on your PC/Laptop.

Step 2. In the URL bar, type in www.facebook.com.

 

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Step 3. Sign in to your Facebook account.

 

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Step 4. Tap on the little triangle icon on the top right hand side of the Facebook Home page.

 

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Step 5. From the drop down menu, click on the ‘Settings‘ button.

 

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Step 6. In the left pane, click on the ‘Security and Login‘ option.

 

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Step 7. Click on the ‘Change Password‘ option.

 

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Step 8. Enter your Current Facebook login password followed by the new password you want to set.

 

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Step 9. Click on the ‘Save Changes‘ option to successfully change your password.

 

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Ideally, you should change your password every month or two in order to maintain a consistent level of security for your social accounts.