Facebook is a massive social networking website available all over the world. You can sign up and create a Facebook profile for free. When you sign up, you must choose a password for your Facebook Profile that you then use to access your Facebook account. If you wish to reset your password, you can do so by changing your Account Settings in the Facebook dashboard. Additionally, if you forget your Facebook account password, you can reset it by verifying your identity in other ways, using the tools on Facebook.
If You Remember the Login Info
Open your Web browser and visit Facebook.com. to access your Facebook profile. Enter your login information, and then click “Log In.”
Click the “Account” drop-down button on the upper right side of the window and select “Account Settings.”
Click the “Settings” tab, and click “Change” next to “Password.”
Type in your old password into the “Old Password” field, and then enter a new password into the “New Password” and “Confirm Password” fields. Click “Change Password.”
If You Have Forgotten Login Info
Open your Web browser and visit Facebook.com. Click the “Forgot your password” link in the upper right corner of the page.
Enter either your email address or phone number into the “Email or Phone” field, your Facebook username into the “Facebook username” field or your first and last name along with the first and last name of any of your friends into the “Name and a friend’s name” fields. Choose any of these options to verify your identity to Facebook.
Click “Search.” Facebook will attempt to find your account and a security check pop-up window will appear.
Enter the words from the security check into the “Text in the box” field. Click “Submit.”
Verify that Facebook found the correct account and click “This Is My Account” next to your account. Alternatively click “None of these are me. Try again” to attempt to find your account again.
Click the “Reset Password” button. Facebook will send a reset password to the email address on file with your account. Check your email and attain the reset password from your email address.
Enter the code into the “Password Reset Code” field, and click “Submit Code.”
Input your new password into the “New Password” and “Confirm Password” fields. Click “Change Password.”
Tips & Warnings
Facebook recommends using a combination of numbers, letters and punctuation marks in your password.
Passwords must be at least six characters long.