How to change user password in Windows 11

To enhance security of your Windows 11 system , its recommended to change user password in Windows 11 or as a matter of fact any OS, frequently. One of the best policies to create a password in Windows 11, its recommended to use a combination of letters, numbers and symbols with at least eight characters length.

Change user password in Windows 11 System

Change user Password in Windows 11 using settings

Click on Start Button (Windows icon on Taskbar). In Windows 11 Start Button in Center by default. You can change its alignment to Left – How to move the Windows 11 taskbar to left. In Start Menu click on Settings.

Change User Password in Windows 11
Windows 11 Start Menu Settings

Change User Password in Windows 11
Another Way to access Windows 11 setting

Go to Accounts and select then select Sign-in options.

From Sign-Options click on Password. Here you will get option to Add Password if you have not configured one and Change if you have already set password.

Accounts > Sign-in Password Add / Change option

When selected change Password you will be asked to enter the current password and then enter your new password, followed by clicking on Next.

Change user Password in Windows 11 using Keyboard shortcut – Ctrl+Alt+Del

One of oldest and easiest way for changing Password is by Pressing Ctrl+Alt+Del simultaneously. You will be presented by Change password Menu

When selected change Password you will be asked to enter the old password and then enter your new password twice, followed by clicking on Next.

You can change password in Windows 11 PC using any of above methods. Ensure you change your password frequently so security of system is not compromised.