1. Joined : Jan 2017
    Posts : 2
    windows 10
       1 Week Ago #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. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,367
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       1 Week Ago #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.

    Password of User Account - Change in Windows 10
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  3. Joined : Jan 2017
    Posts : 2
    windows 10
       1 Week Ago #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. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,367
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       1 Week Ago #4

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