How to Change Facebook Password?

by Khadija Anwar
2 minutes
How to change Facebook Password

Do you feel your password is too easy to guess and want to change it for security purposes? Well, it’s a good idea to periodically change your password on Facebook to keep your account safe. Let’s walk you through a few simple steps to change your Facebook password.

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Steps to Change Facebook Passwords

Step 1:

Open the Facebook app and tap the “3 Lines hamburger” icon.

Tap hamburger icon

Step 2:

Tap “Setting and Privacy.”

tap settings and privacy

Step 3:

Tap on “Settings.”

tap settings

Step 4:

Tap on “Password and Security.”

tap password and security

Step 5:

Enter your new Password along with the current password and save your changes.

change password and save


Why can’t I change my Facebook password?

You can enter the security code a couple of times. But if you keep changing your password multiple times a day, Facebook will put restrictions.

How long is the temporary block on Facebook for the wrong Password?

A temporary block is usually for 24 to 48 hours. Once they uplift the block, you can run your account. 

Khadija Anwar

Meet Khadija Anwar, an accomplished tech writer with over 500 published write-ups to her name. Her impressive portfolio can be found on the ContentStudio blog, LinkedIn, and the Fiverr platform.

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