Change the password for your local Windows 10 account

Change the password for your local Windows 10 account

If you need to change the password for a Windows 10 Local account, follow these instructions.

Open Settings.
Click on Accounts.
Click on Sign-in options.
Under the "Manage how you sign in to your device" section, select the Password option.
Click the Change button.

Windows 10 change local account password option

Confirm your current password and click next.

Enter a new password, and click next, then finish.
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