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Gmail Password

To change your Gmail password, visit the Gmail website and log in to your account. Once you change your password, you will need to update the password in any application or device that has the password stored, i.e. email application on Mac or Windows computer, iPad and iPhone.

  • Visit gmail.com
  • Enter your email address
  • Enter your password
  • (Optional) For “Stay Signed In”, click the checkmark to remove it
  • Click SIGN IN
  • Click your email address (top right corner)
  • A menu opens, click ACCOUNT
  • Click SECURITY
  • Click CHANGE PASSWORD
  • Enter your current password
  • Enter a new password. Refer to Online Account Security for tips on creating strong passwords.
  • For “Confirm New Password”, enter your new password again
  • Click CHANGE PASSWORD
  • When finished, sign out of your account by clicking your email address (top right corner), then click SIGN OUT

Important Note

When you change your Gmail password, you will need to update the password for the following:

  • Mail application on an Apple computer: open Mail > Preferences > Account
  • Email program (Outlook, Windows Live Mail) on a Windows computer
  • iPad: tap Settings App > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Gmail
  • iPhone: tap Settings App > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Gmail