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How to Change Password on Gmail [Smartphone & PC]

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How to Change Password on Gmail

Gmail is a free email service run by Google. With 1.5 billion active users worldwide, it allows you to send and receive emails over the internet. You can include text, graphics, videos, and audio on your email. It is available in various languages, which makes it available to users all over the world. It is a preferred communication platform for both personal and business use. For better security, we recommend you change your Gmail password at regular intervals. The below article will show how to change the password on Gmail Account.

Note – The following guide is applicable only when you know the current password of Gmail. If you don’t know the current password, you have to reset it from the login page.

How to Change Gmail Password on Mobile

Step1: Open the Gmail app on your smartphone [Android or iPhone].

Step2: Tap the hamburger icon on the top left corner and click Settings in the drop-down menu.

Click Settings

Step3: If you had two or more Google account, select the account for which you need to change the password.

select your email id

Step4: Tap on the Manage your Google Account option under the Account section.

Manage your Google Account

Step5: Scroll over to Security.

Step6: Under the Signing in to Google section, click the Password menu.

Click password

Step7: Enter your current Gmail Account Password and click on Next.

Enter your current Gmail password

Step8: Type your new password and tap on the Change Password button.

Change Gmail password

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How to Change Gmail Password on PC or Mac

Follow these steps to change the Gmail password using a web browser on the PC.

Step1: Sign in to your Gmail account using a browser on PC or Mac.

Step2: Tap on the gear icon located at the top right corner of your screen.

Step3: Click on Settings.

Settings.

Step4: Click the Accounts and Import link on the Settings screen.

Accounts and Import link

Step5: Tap on the Change Password button on the next screen.

Change Password on Gmail

Step6: Type your current password and click the Next menu.

Step7: Type your New Password again to confirm and tap on the Change Password button.

Enter the new password for Gmail

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Finally, your Gmail password has been changed successfully. By using these steps, you can easily change your Gmail password. Ensure that your new password is at least eight characters long mixed with numbers, symbols, upper case & lower case letters.

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