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 : 30,728
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17713
       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.
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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 : 30,728
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17713
       05 Jan 2017 #4

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