Privacy and security for any online accounts have now become so significant for general users. The chances of cracking your personal login details and hacking files have increased and many have already faced the situation.
Gmail, is the world’s biggest email client service by Google. Google’s security measures are stronger towards any of its services. Still, you can’t be 100 percent sure about safety of login credentials. You are suggested to change your password every now and then.
Here, we have listed the simple steps of changing your Gmail password to keep your data safe.
Please not that, updating Gmail password will automatically updatre the password to all Google services you use. In Google, one login used for all Google services. So, changing your Google account password means changing password of Google service.
Step 1: Open the browser and type https://myaccount.google.com to go to the Google Account Settings page. Already logged in Google account user on Chrome, you will be taken directly to the home page of the MyAccounts.
Step 2: Go to ‘Sign-in and security’ section and click on ‘Signing in to Google’ to reset change your password.
Step 3: If Two-Factor Authentication (TFA) is already turned on, user will need to use the Google codes to first login again to your account. This protects from unauthorized access and user will also get notification when someone is trying to access the account.
Step 4: Once code is entered and are logged in, account holder can proceed to enter their new account password.