Facebook login: Forgot your password? How to log into Facebook and reset your password FACEBOOK is the most popular social media platform in the world, with more than one billion people logging in every day to check their feed. Facebook has recently improved security to protect its users from hackers, but what do you do if you forgot your password? How do you reset your Facebook password? | UPDATED: 12:42, Thu, Jun 14, 2018 0 Facebook login: Forgot your password? How to log into Facebook – how to reset your password (Image: GETTY) Facebook has grown to become one of the most recognisable brands in the world, with more than one billion people having an active account. Social media is a massive part of modern day culture, with users expecting tighter security for their personal accounts. Facebook has plenty of security options in place to protect its users, but what happens if they forget their password? Hackers can gain access to your Facebook account through correctly guessing your password, so it is recommended to change it regularly.
If you have recently changed it and can’t remember its, or you have forgotten a previous Facebook password, here is how to change it and log back in. How to log into Facebook It is likely you are one of the hundreds of millions of people whohavea Facebook account to connect with friends online.
If you are trying to login to your account, go tohttps://facebook.comto bring up the login page. Ensure that no one else is currently logged into Facebook on your computer before entering your email address and password into the login boxes in the top right-hand section of the tab. If someone is logged in, simply click at the top right of the Facebook page and select log out to sign the person out.
You can rest your password on Facebook if you forget it (Image: GETTY) How do you reset your Facebook password? If you have forgotten your Facebook password, you can get a reclamation email sent to you in order to rest your password and log back in. When you are on the Facebook login page, click on the ‘Forgotten account?’ button underneath the email and password boxes.
You will then be taken to a page with a box called Find Your Account, where you can enter either your username, phone number, email or full name into the text box. You will then be given a list of accounts that match the search connected to whatever you typed in. Find your account and click ‘This is my account’.
Once you have selected your account, you will be asked how you wish to reset your password, either through email to the account connected to the Facebook profile, or a text to the associated number. How do you change your password on Facebook? (Image: GETTY) Once you have followed all instructions in this box you will be sent a security code either through email or text that will reset your password. If you already know your password but simply want to change it while you’re logged in, head over to the Settings tab on your Facebook account.