Microsoft Outlook Password reset not working

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How to change or reset your Microsoft Outlook account password

Changing or resetting your Microsoft account password doesn't have to be a traumatic experience. You can create a new password with Microsoft Outlook Password reset not working feature and quickly be on your way.
Whether you want to change your current password to make it more secure, or need to reset a forgotten Microsoft account password, we'll walk you through the steps.

  • Click the "File" tab and find the Account Information section.
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  • Click on "Account Settings" and select "Account Settings" from the drop-down menu.
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  • Choose your email account and click "Change". A new screen will display your current Outlook account setup information.
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  • Type your new password in the Password text box. This must match the password used by your POP3 or IMAP email account.
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  • Place a check in the box next to "Remember password".
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  • Click "Next" and then click "Finish" to complete the process.
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  • Update Internet email (Gmail) account login password in Outlook
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If you have changed your email password for external providers (such as Gmail, Yahoo, etc.) and now need to update the new password in Outlook, you can simply open and run Outlook. Outlook will prompt you for the updated password in a pop-up dialog.

However, You can try updating the password here:

1. Click File > Info > Account Settings > Manage Profiles to open the Mail Settings dialog. Then click on Email Accounts.
2. In the Account Settings dialog box, click to highlight the email account whose login password you will update, and then click the Change button. See screenshot:
3. In the Change Account dialog box, clear the old password from the Password box, type the new login password, and click the Next button.
4. Now the Test Account Settings dialog box appears. After the test is complete, click the Close button.
5. Click the Finish button to save the new password, and then close the Account Settings dialog.

Posted 12 Apr 2022

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