You should take great care to keep your Netflix account secure by using a strong password. Not only does this prevent unauthorized access to your account, but it also keeps your financial details private.
The best approach to protect your personal information is to use a unique password for each site you visit and to make that password as complex as possible, say security experts.
So, here’s how to modify your Netflix account, even if you can’t recall your old password.
How to Change Your Netflix Password?
Whether you access Netflix from a computer or a mobile device, the process for altering your password is identical.
Step 1: if you haven’t already, sign in to your Netflix account at https://www.netflix.com/YourAccount.
Step 2: Navigate to the Membership and Billing menu and select the Change Password option.
Step 3: Enter your current password and new password twice on the Change Password screen. Your password can be whatever you’d want, as long as it’s between 6 and 60 characters long.
Step 4: Re-enter the new password to confirm it, and then click “Save.”
How to Change Your Netflix Password if You’ve Forgotten It?
Typically, if you want to change your password, you will be asked to input your existing password as verification of your identity. A workaround exists, however, in the event that you have forgotten or misplaced your password.
If you are already logged into your account, you can change your password by following the instructions above. Then select the “Forgot password?” link. If you’ve forgotten your password yet need access to your account again, visit the login page. In need of assistance?
If you forget your password, you can easily create a new one and have it sent or texted to you.
You can sign in with the billing name and card number linked with your Netflix account if you’ve forgotten the email address or phone number you used to create it.