Change Microsoft Account Password on Microsoft Lumia 535

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Hello, and welcome to VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to change the password on a Microsoft account while using a Microsoft Lumia 535. This password applies to all the Microsoft accounts, including Hotmail, Outlook, and Office accounts.

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Steps

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    Press the power button on the right side of the phone to turn the screen on.
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    Swipe the lock screen up to unlock the phone.
    You may have another method of unlocking your phone.
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    Tap the Internet Explorer application tile.
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    Tap the "browse or search" field at the bottom of the screen.
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    Navigate to the Microsoft account sign in page.
    If the link appears above the "browse or search" field, tap it. Alternatively, it may be necessary to type in the web address. The address is https://account.microsoft.com.
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    Sign in to the account using the current password to be able to change the password.
    Enter the username and current password, and tap Sign in.
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    Scroll down to the "Security & Privacy" section and tap "Change password".
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    Enter the current password under "Current password".
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    Enter the new password under "New password" and "Reenter password".
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    Tap Save to save the change.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to change the password on a Microsoft account while using a Microsoft Lumia 535.
    If you have any questions, please post them in the comments section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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Questions and Answers

Hi there, my cousin has just got a Lumia 535 and I tried to set her up with Facebook but made a mistake with the password but told the phone to save it?

Password for Facebook incorrectly saved

Swipe left to enter the application menu.

  • Tap "Settings".
  • Tap "email+accounts".
  • Tap and hold "Facebook" and then
  • tap "Delete".

Now, add the Facebook account back again by tapping "Add an account" and then "Facebook". Follow the instructions afterwards.

Alternatively, open a browser on your PC and go to [1] .

  • Sign in with your Windows account.
  • From the "Services" page,
  • click "Edit Facebook settings".
  • Click "Remove this connection completely" at the bottom of the page.
  • Click "Remove" to confirm the removal.

From the homepage, you can add Facebook by clicking "Connect" and selecting Facebook from under "Add the accounts you use every day"

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I can not enter to my account and use my Lumia?

I can not use my Lumia mobile for Viber and WhatsApp, I forgot my password in the Microsoft account and when I try to change passport and a code is sent to me I write and verify it go back to previous page without any result. I have tried: I repeatedly tried to change my password and in the last process after code the given code with four numbers does not work, the application return back. I think it was caused by: The precious password is not recognized as I do not use it for long time

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I forgot my password. I would like to know the way to reset my password?

Applications cannot be installed onto the phone. The password has been forgotten, please provide the steps to reset the password. How to create a new one? I have tried: I have tried the link so far to reset the password.

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    You may need to use a browser on your computer or another device.
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  2. 2
    Click the "I forgot my password" radio button.
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  3. 3
    Click "Next".
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  4. 4
    Enter your email address or phone number.
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    Pass the human test by entering characters you see in the other input box.
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    Click "Next".
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    Check the option for the way to receive your security code.
    • Click "I don't use these anymore" if you cannot access the options.
    • You will need to confirm your email address or phone number.
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    Click "Next".
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    Enter the security code.
    You may need to check your email inbox or phone for that.
    • If you chose "I don't use these anymore", enter your Microsoft account name and your new email address. You will be asked to enter some credentials such as your last numbers from your credit card, last numbers from a last used prepaid card, your name on the credit card, or the expiry date of the credit card. After you have submitted the data, you will be contacted by Microsoft with details on how to reset the account password. Please wait for up to 24 hours to be contacted.
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    Click "Next".
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  11. 11
    Enter a new password and confirm it.
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    Click "Next".
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    Click "Next" again to finish the resetting procedure.
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Note: you will need to hard-reset your Lumia 535 to use another Microsoft account.

  1. 1
    To reset your Lumia, turn it off.
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  2. 2
    Press and hold the volume-down and power buttons.
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  3. 3
    Release only the power button when the phone vibrates.
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    When you see an exclamation mark, release the volume-down button.
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  5. 5
    Press the following combination by pressing and releasing each button:
    volume up, volume down, power, and volume down.
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    Wait until your phone restarts.
    It may take some time.
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    Now, use your new Microsoft account.
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Not accessing account, how can you assist me update my phone?

I am failing to update because my password is forgotten. I was in South Africa but now I am in Malawi hence not able to use my phone number ending with 73. Can you assist me update my phone

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How can I install WhatsApp and how to delete the Microsoft account?

Please help on how to download and install applications.

If you are intending to delete the Microsoft account from your phone, then you should start with that. Follow our instructions on how to restore the factory settings on your Windows Phone. Then, set up a new Microsoft Account on your smartphone. After this, swipe the screen left and tap on "Store". Search for WhatsApp in Store and install the program.

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By mistake I added a wrong ID, now I don't know how to delete it?

By mistake I added a wrong ID, now I don't know how to delete it. I have tried: I tried to delete Microsoft account

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I want to change my password and upgrade my WhatsApp?

I wanted to upgrade my WhatsApp and because I have forgotten my password I could not upgrade the WhatsApp

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I want to create a new account in Outlook?

I want to create a new account in Outlook?

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How to recover my lost Outlook email password from Microsoft Lumia 532?

I just cannot remember the password. I have tried: I tried log in by putting many passwords. I think it was caused by: In the first place, I bought this phone immediately after my old phone was pick pocketed at a large crowd gathering at IOCL Terminal at Tinsukia. Therefore, hurriedly I put my details in the phone. But now I am unable reopen my account using the password I thought I used.

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I have forgot the password and my number is not working how generate the new password for my Outlook account?

I have forgot the password and my number is not working how generate the new password for my Outlook account. I have tried: I tried password what ever I remembered. I think it was caused by: My phone not working to get the code

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My luna 535 does not recognize my passcode. I have pressed vol down and on button got on screen! then I got try again in 4081 minutes?

How do I get into phone to reset the passcode. I have tried: She has forgot the long passcode she set herself . When I asked Vodafone they said I need letters and numbers but the passcodes are numbers only

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I forgot my Microsoft ID password in Lumia 520, now what do I do?

I updated my Nokia Lumia 520, after update I can't access my phone because I forgot my Microsoft password

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After hard reset I can't put a new Microsoft account on my Nokia Lumia?

I hard reset Nokia Lumia 625 and now I can't put a new Microsoft account on my phone. I have tried: I have tried to put in my new Microsoft account but that doesn't work and I forgot my old Microsoft account.

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Hi Thor, didn't expect you to be here. The problem is how to change MS account on a Lumia 650 phone?

I can add an additional account but we want this one to be the Master but can't change it. Do you have an instruction on how to do?. I have tried: We have tried to remove the current account without any change

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