Windows 10: Changing Password for Microsoft account Solved

  1.    05 Jan 2017 #1

    Changing Password for Microsoft account


    I want to change my Microsoft account password and have been given a code to do so. However, when I go to sign in options in settings, I am repeatedly told something went wrong and to try again later. Later never comes, of course
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  2. Posts : 19,933
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16179
       05 Jan 2017 #2

    Hello brudee, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You might see if you may be able to change your MSA password online at Microsoft using OPTION SEVEN in the tutorial below.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...a.html#option7
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  3.    05 Jan 2017 #3

    Thank you, Shawn. Option 7 worked for me. Speaking as a non tech person, Microsoft seems to make their processes incredibly convoluted. The change codes they gave me yesterday and again after I followed your procedure failed. The third code finally worked.
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  4. Posts : 19,933
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16179
       05 Jan 2017 #4

    I'm glad you were able to get it sorted.
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