How to Change Facebook Password on Android

Alicia Santos

Android, Tutorials

In this tutorial, we will guide you through the steps to change your Facebook password on an Android device. It’s always a good idea to regularly update your password to ensure the security of your account. By following these simple steps, you can easily change your Facebook password and keep your account safe.

Step 1: Open the Facebook App

If you haven’t already, open the Facebook app on your Android device. You can find the app icon on your home screen or in the app drawer.

Step 2: Log into Your Account

Enter your login credentials (email/phone number and password) and tap on the “Log In” button to access your account.

Step 3: Access Account Settings

Once you are logged in, tap on the menu icon (three horizontal lines) located in the top-right corner of the screen. This will open a drop-down menu.

Note: The menu icon may appear differently depending on the version of the Facebook app you have installed.

Step 4: Navigate to Settings & Privacy

In the drop-down menu, scroll down until you find “Settings & Privacy” and tap on it. This will expand another set of options.

Step 5: Open Settings

In the expanded options, tap on “Settings”. This will take you to Facebook’s settings page where you can manage various aspects of your account.

Step 6: Go to Security & Login

On the settings page, scroll down until you see “Security & Login” and tap on it. This section allows you to configure security settings for your account.

Step 7: Change Password

Under the “Security” section, locate the “Change Password” option and tap on it. You will be prompted to enter your current password.

Step 8: Enter Current and New Password

In the provided fields, enter your current password and then type your new password. Make sure to choose a strong password that includes a combination of letters, numbers, and special characters.

Step 9: Save Changes

After entering your current and new passwords, tap on the “Save Changes” button. Facebook will verify your current password before saving the changes.

Congratulations!

You have successfully changed your Facebook password on Android. From now on, you’ll need to use your new password to log into your account.

Remember: It’s important to keep your Facebook password confidential and avoid using easily guessable passwords. Regularly changing your password can help protect your account from unauthorized access.

Note: If you suspect any suspicious activity or believe that someone else has gained unauthorized access to your account, change your password immediately and consider enabling additional security features such as two-factor authentication.

  • Tips for a Strong Password:
    • Use a combination of uppercase and lowercase letters.
    • Add numbers and special characters.
    • Avoid using personal information or common words.
    • Make it at least 8 characters long.
    • Avoid using the same password for multiple accounts.

We hope this tutorial has been helpful in guiding you through the process of changing your Facebook password on Android. Remember to keep your account secure by regularly updating your password and being cautious with your login information.

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