Did you observe your Facebook password was changed by an unknown person? Or were you logged out of your Facebook account without accessing your Facebook from a different location? Or could it be someone else change your Facebook password because they have access to your email and phone number to receive Facebook account recovery confirmation codes? Well, whatever happened, here in this post I will teach you how to recover your Facebook password by logging out all devices and use the Facebook password change feature to regain access to your Facebook account without your old Facebook password.
Facebook offers an easy procedure to change Facebook password at any time. For a precautional measure, Facebook expects all subscribers to change password at least one in every 6 months if you are used to using a public computer or IP address or any available devices to access your Facebook account.
However, using public IP or computer to log into your Facebook account without frequently changing your Facebook password pose a threat to your Facebook account for hackers using phish tool to hack into your Facebook account and authorized another user or change your primary email so that they can easily change your Facebook account password.
Therefore, if you think your Facebook account has been compromised or have multiple account users that are not authorized by you here is a process to change your Facebook password and logout all devices that are currently logged into your Facebook account using the old Facebook password.
Facebook password change: Step by step to Change Facebook Password
If you think your Facebook account password has not been compromised but was changed by you and couldn’t remember it again, read this post on how to recover Facebook password without your old password. With the Facebook password recovery you will be able to create a new password to replace the old password, meanwhile, you must be able to reach out to your Facebook phone number or your Facebook login email for Facebook password change confirmation codes.
If however, your password was not compromised but you want to change your password for security purpose. kindly follow my lead below.
1. Open any browser, preferrable Google Chrome browser and visit Facebook homepage via this link
2. Under the option login option [i.e Enter email and password] click on “Forgot Password”
3. Enter your Facebook account phone number or Email address and click “Search”
3. The step above will search the Facebook database to retrieve your Facebook password and give an option to change your Facebook password. Choose a means [email or phone number] to receive your Facebook password change confirmation code and click continue.
4. Enter the confirmation codes Facebook sent to your email or phone number and click continue
Note: If you didn’t get the code click on “didn’t get a code” for Facebook to resend the code again but make sure there is a network on your phone. You can also follow the link in the message sent to your phone number by Facebook using 631 to reset your Facebook password.
5. Create a new password and choose to log me out of other devices
This will make sure that all logged in users will be logged out required of them to log into your Facebook account using the new password.
Technically, you have successfully changed your Facebook password and recover it from the hacker. However, if you were unable to reach out to your phone and email for Facebook confirmation code password recovery you must first log into your Facebook account using the old password you can remember and change your phone number and email address before you can then use the Facebook password change tutorial here