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    Windows 8.1 password change


    How do I change my log-on password?

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    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Huey,

    It depends if you sign in to Windows 8.1 with a local account or Microsoft account.

    Local Account Password - Change or Remove in Windows 8

    Microsoft Account Password - Change or Reset in Windows 8
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  3. #3


    Yellow Belly
    Posts : 178
    Windows 8.1 with Bing x64


    Type 'user accounts' in Search > Click: Manage Another Account > Click on your account picture > Click: Change The Password > Follow prompts.

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