Are you using your Gmail account after a long time? If you are looking to access your Gmail account and change the password to avoid theft or hacking issues, then you need to go through a simple procedure. You need to follow some steps to change your Gmail password so as to protect your information.
How to Change your Gmail Password?
First you need to sign into your original Gmail account by using your password. Now, you will find the Gmail box filled with emails, drafts, unread emails, spam and promotional email. Slowly, take your mouse to the top right-hand corners near the gear. Your profile picture will be seen there on the top right-hand corner. Click that icon, and you will find a drop down menu. Select the option ‘Account’ in the menu.
You will be immediately redirected to a new Account Settings window. In that window, you will see an option called ‘password’. Ensure to click it and input your new password. You need to enter the old and new password, and repeat typing the new password twice. Once you have done this, you can click the option called change password to get it activated on your account.
It is easy to activate a new password to the Google account. It does not take more time. Moreover, it can be done by any person. It is designed so easily, which person without any basic computer knowledge could do by following this procedure. When you change the Gmail password, ensure to keep a note or write it in a safe place. It has to be maintained with extra care so that no one will find or trace it out. It is not advisable to write on paper, save in notepad or word document as it remains at risk.