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How to remind Windows 10 to change account password

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Once a password is set for Windows login, it can be used forever. However, this comes with lot of security issues. Anyone can log into your PC and access information. Using the same password again and again gives enough time for a hacker to experiment with different probabilities and finally hack your password.

How to set Windows 10 reminder to change account password

  1. Press Windows Key + R to open Run window
  2. Type gpedit.msc and click OK for opening Group Policy Editor
  3. On the left pane, go to the location Computer Configuration > Windows Settings > Security Settings > Account Policies > Password Policy
  4. On the right pane, double click on Minimum password age
  5. Set the number of days and click OK.

windows 10 account password reminder
Once the reminder is set, Windows 10 will remind you when it is time to change password. This is done as soon as you log into your PC.

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About the author: Anup Raman A Tech Enthusiast|Blogger|Tech Trainer with 10+ yrs experience in the field of IT. My expertise are in Operating Systems, mainly Windows and Computer security which comes from my experience, working as Tech Support and Trainer for Microsoft, Symantec and McAfee. Loves blogging about Technical Troubleshooting, discussing latest Gadgets, Games and doing Reviews.

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