- Press Ctrl+Alt+Delete, and then click Change a password.
- Type your old password followed by a new password as indicated, and then type the new password again to confirm it.
- Press Enter.
If you are logged on as an administrator, you can create and change passwords for all user accounts on the computer.
If you use an administrator account to change a password for another account, any encrypted files or e mail messages for that other account will no longer be accessible to the person who was using that account.
Article ID: 14087 - Last Review: 31 Aug 2016 - Revision: 14