Changing Passwords

Resetting your password for social media

One of the simplest things you can do to keep yourself safe when using social networking sites is to change your passwords regularly.

Watch our short video on how to create a STRONG password.


Below are instructions for changing your password on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat.


If you're logged into your Facebook account, you can change your password from your settings. From there:

  1. Click Password

  2. Type your current and new password

  3. Click Save Changes



In a web browser, go to Snapchat ​ and fill out the required details


If you're logged out of your account and can't remember your password, you can request to reset it.

If you know your current password, you can change it:

  1. Go to your profile by tapping

  2. Tap Edit Your Profile next to your profile picture

  3. Tap Change Password

  4. Enter your old password and then your new password

  5. Tap Save​


​How to change your password while you're logged in:

  1. From your logged in account, click on the profile icon in the upper right hand corner of your screen and select Settings.

  2. Click on the Password tab.

  3. Enter your current password.

  4. Choose your new password.

  5. Save your changes by clicking Save changes.​