How to change Gmail password

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Preliminary information

Before going into the details of this tutorial and explaining yourself how to change gmail password, you may find it useful to know what it means to change the access key of the famous e-mail service.

As you probably already know, Gmail is one of the free services offered by Google that can be accessed by creating a Google account. The latter are associated with a email address it's a Password which are used as login credentials for all Google services, including Gmail.



This means that by changing your Gmail password, you will actually change the access key associated with your Google account and, consequently, you will also have to use the new password to access all other services, such as YouTube, Google Drive, Google Calendar, Google Meet etc. Having clarified this, let's see how to proceed.

How to change Gmail password from mobile

The procedure for change Gmail password from mobile it's quick and easy and, on Android devices, it can be done directly from your device's settings. Alternatively, you can change the password associated with your Google account using the Gmail app for Android and iPhone / iPad devices. Find everything explained in detail right below.

How to change Android Gmail password

Be your intention è change gmail password on android, you can proceed either from the settings of your device or using the app of the famous e-mail service.

In the first case, take your smartphone or tablet, press the icon of rotella d'ingranaggio, to access the Settings of Android, select the option Google e, nella nuova schermata visualizzata, fai tap sul pulsating Manage your Google account.



If, on the other hand, you prefer to proceed from the gmail, start the latter, press on photo associated with your account, at the top right, and tap the button Google Account.

In both cases, on the main screen of your Google account, select the item Safety, locate the section Access to Google e fai tap sull'opzione Password. Then enter yours Current Password in the appropriate field, click on the button NEXT, create a new password (at least 8 characters) by entering it in the fields New password e Confirm the new password e fai tap sul pulsating Change the password, per salvare I modified it.

the message Password changed successfully will confirm that your password has been successfully changed: then press the button Close, to return to your Google account settings.

How to change iPhone Gmail password

All you need to do to change Gmail password from iPhone is to start the app in question, press on the photo associated with your Google account and select the option to set a new password.

To proceed, take your iPhone, start the app gmail by pressing on its icon on the Home screen or in the App Library, tap on photo associated with your Google account and, in the new screen displayed, press the button Manage your Google account. Alternatively, tap the ☰ button, at the top left, select the option Settings from the menu that opens, press onemail address associated with your Google account and tap on the item Manage your Google account.


Nella nuova schermata visualizzata, selects the scheda Safety, locate the section Access to Google e fai tap sull'opzione Password. At this point, enter your current password in the field Enter your password and press pulsating NEXT.


On the screen Password, type the new password you want to use to access Gmail (and all other apps that require access with your Google account) in the fields New password e Confirm the new password e fai tap sul pulsating Change the password, to save the changes and change the password associated with your Google account. Simple, right?

How to change Gmail password from PC

change the Gmail password from PC, connected to the main page of the famous e-mail service and, if you have not already done so, log in with your Google account: then enter your data in the fields Email address or telephone number e Enter your password and click on the button NEXT, to login.

Now, click on the icon rotella d'ingranaggio located at the top right, select the option View all settings and, in the new open page, click on the item Account and import. Then locate the option Modify impostazioni account and click on your voice Change Password.

Once this is done, enter your current passkey in the field Enter your passwordclick on your button NEXT and, on the screen Password, create the new password to associate with your Google account by entering it in the fields New password e Confirm the new password. Then click on the button Change the password And that's it.


How to change forgotten Gmail password

How did you say? Vorresti change forgotten password on Gmail? In this case, all you have to do is start the password recovery procedure and, depending on the device in use, follow the instructions to verify your identity and create a new access key.


To proceed from smartphones and tablets, launch the app gmail, tap on photo associated with your Google account and press the button Google Account (on iPhone / iPad it is Manage your Google account). Then select the option Safety, tap on the item Password present in the box Access to Google and, in the new screen that appears, tap on the option Forgot password?.

Now, if you see the screen Have you tried to recover your account?, award-winning Yes, in order to verify your identity and confirm that you want to recover the password associated with your Google account. In case you don't see this screen, just start the Gmail app again.

At this point, create a new password by entering it in the fields Create password e Confirmation and press pulsating Save password, to save the changes and create a new passkey for your Google account.

If you prefer to proceed from computer, instead connected to the main page of Gmail and, if you have not yet logged into your mailbox, enter the email address associated with your Google account in the field Email address or telephone number and click on the options NEXT e Forgot password?.

If, on the other hand, you have set up automatic access to Gmail and you are able to proceed from the settings of your mailbox, press the icon of the rotella d'ingranaggio, at the top right, select the option View all settings from the menu that opens and access the section Account and import. Then click on the option Change the password and, in the new screen displayed, press on the item Forgot password?.

At this point, if you have installed the gmail on your smartphone or tablet, start the latter and tap the button Yes displayed on the screen, to verify your identity. Alternatively, if you have an alternate password recovery email address associated with your Google Account, select the option Try a different method and click on the button Send, to receive an email containing a code to verify your identity.

After retrieving the code in question, enter it in the field Insertion codice, award-winning NEXT and, in the new screen that appears, create one new password to be used to access your Google account by entering it in the appropriate fields.

By selecting the option again Try a different method, if you have associated a verified phone number with your Google account, you can receive the code necessary to prove that you are the owner of the account for which you are trying to recover the password also via SMS (Send SMS) or telephone call (Call).

In both cases, after having received and entered the code in question in the appropriate field, you can create a new password. To find out more, I leave you to my guide on how to recover a Gmail account.

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