Ways to fix Windows 10 password problems

Microsoft launched Windows 10 with multiple features and capabilities, and makes it easier for the users than ever to authenticate on a PC. You can use three things such as a Password, PIN, and Picture Password for logging into your computer. For the safety and security purpose for the users, Microsoft also included PIN and Picture in Windows 10.windows-10-logo

There are three solutions to set the passwords in Windows 10 OS.

To Change / Set a Password in Microsoft Windows 10

  • Click on Start button which is present at the bottom left of your screen
  • Choose Settings from the list
  • Click on Accounts
  • Now choose Sign-in options from the menu.
  • Choose Change under Change your account password.
  • If you want to change the password of your system then you have to sign in with your current Microsoft username and password. Then enter your username and password in the box and click on sign in option.
  • When you sign in with previous password then Microsoft send you a new code to the phone number which is associated with that account to change the password. Now enter the last four digit of your phone number to verify it that it is the correct number and press Enter.
  • Then you will receive a verification code on your phone and enter that code on your screen to put that number and a new page will open. In that page you have to put the old password and then type new password twice and press enter.Password

Change Your Password to a PIN

  • Click on Start button which is present at the bottom left of your screen
  • Choose Settings from the list
  • Click on Accounts
  • Now choose Sign-in options from the menu.
  • Within Sign-in options, choose Add under PIN.
  • If you want to change the password of your system then you have to sign in with your current Microsoft username and password. Then enter your username and password in the box and click on sign in option.
  • Then enter a new pin twice and click on OK option.
  • Now, you can use new pin to sign into your Microsoft account.Password-pin

Change Your Password to a Picture Password

  • Click on Start button which is present at the bottom left of your screen
  • Choose Settings from the list
  • Click on Accounts
  • Now choose Sign-in options from the menu.
  • Within Sign-in options, Choose to Add Picture Password.
  • Enter your Microsoft username and password to verify that it’s your account and then click on OK option.
  • Click on Choose Picture and then choose a photo from your files.
  • Select to new picture from your files.
  • Now, you will have to set up three gestures which will become part of your picture password.18.1