Windows 10: How to change pin for microsoft account

Discus and support How to change pin for microsoft account in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; we got new laptop. we loaded Microsoft office. verification pin been used too many times and we never created one and we don't have and cant reset... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by LeighNell, May 13, 2020.

  1. LeighNell Win User

    How to change pin for microsoft account


    we got new laptop. we loaded Microsoft office. verification pin been used too many times and we never created one and we don't have and cant reset and so we cant download apps from Microsoft.

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    LeighNell, May 13, 2020
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  2. Dyan Rey Win User

    Microsoft Account PIN and password

    We appreciate the screenshot that you provided. to start troubleshooting the issue with you logins, we suggest that you follow the steps below on how login pin goes back to password:

    • Click Start menu and go to Settings.
    • In Settings, click the Accounts icon.
    • Click on Sign-in options.
    • Change both your password and pin one by one.
    Let us know how it goes.
     
    Dyan Rey, May 13, 2020
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  3. PIN sign in for Microsoft Account

    Hi Irene,

    Thank you for posting the query on Microsoft Community. I am glad to assist you on this.

    • How are you trying to change the password?
    • Have you logged in to your account and trying to set the PIN?
    I would suggest you to switch to child account and then try to set a 4 digit PIN from here and check if it works.

    Please do get back to us with the answers to assist you better with issue you are facing.
     
    ThofikhAhamad, May 13, 2020
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  4. How to change pin for microsoft account

    PIN sign in for Microsoft Account

    I am using the Microsoft account page under family members. In this section where it shows my Grand Daughters Account details there is no option to have a Pin Code, However on my page, as Administrator, I can create a Pin.
     
    IreneHeald, May 13, 2020
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