How To Change Windows VPS Password?

How To Change Windows VPS Password?

Set a strong and complex password on your Windows!

To prevent your private information from being stolen, you need to set up a complex password. we will show you how to change it in Windows Server and Windows client step by step. This post almost comprise all versions of Windows server 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019 and Windows 7, 8, 10.

You can change your Windows [VPS] password in two ways.

  • Command-Line
  • Computer Management

Command-Line

  1. Press Windows Key and  type CMD in search box,  right-click on and select Run as Administrator.
    cmd
  2. Type  net user username password and press Enter
    For Example: net user administrator Q21sA1285
    commend-line
    Note: Make sure the password containts Uppercase, Lowercase and Special characters and numbers with at least 6 letters.

Computer management

In the second method we will go ahead through Run, You can find the Computer Management via Control Panel too.

  1. Open Run (Press Windows key + R simultaneously) and write compmgmt.msc and press OK.
    Run
  2. Select Local Users and Groups located on left-panelconsole section
  3. Double-click on Users to open directory.
    user
  4. Right-click on a user and select Set password…set password
  5. In the Launched box, Press Proceed and ignore this warning!admin password
  6. Put the New Password in both fields and Press OK to apply it.
    Note: as we said, it is better and more secure to choose a complex password, you can use this website to generate a complex passwordchange password

That’s it, now the password should be changed for the User, Feel free to get in touch with us by leaving a comment.

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