Steam is the incredibly most popular gaming hub around the world. With 50,000+ games and over 15 million users, it’s growing day by day. The risk of steam security also increasing as well as. For this reason, we should change the Steam password regularly.
Changing password periodically is a good habit for security reasons. It makes sense to use a strong password, However, it also can be stolen by the wrong person. So, Changing passwords periodically can be the best way to secure your steam account.
In this article, we are going to change our steam password step by step. If you forget your steam password altogether, we also go over how to reset the steam password.
How to change steam password
This popular gaming hub(steam) comes with a desktop client available on macOS, Linux, and Windows. Also steam has a website that you can browse and buy games. The process of changing the steam password on every platform is the same.
Today we will show how to change the steam password using a Windows desktop client. But, as a Linux or Mac user, you can follow the same steps to change your steam password.
Follow the steps below to change your steam password:
Step-1: At first, we have to start by logging into your Steam client using Steam username and password.
Step-2: Click on the Steam menu located in the top left corner of the interface.
Step-3: After clicking the Steam menu from the top bar a dropdown menu will appear from there click on Settings.
Step-4: When you click on the Settings option the setting dialog will appear on your screen. On this screen, you will see your account name, contact mail, and security status. Click on the Change password button.
Step-5: A second dialog will wear on your screen and it is asking you “How do you like to change your password?”. Now click to send an account verification code to your email. send an account verification code to your email
Assuming that you have access to your email account. That’s used for creating your Steam account.
Step-6: A verification code will send from steam. Check your email inbox for the code and enter it into the verification dialog and click continue.
Step-7: Finally a password changing dialog will appear on the screen from there you can submit your password. After choosing your password, re-enter it and click on Change password.
You have successfully changed your stream password. If you forget your steam password you can not access your steam account anymore. Thankfully, Stem provides a password recovery system. To reset your steam follow the next step.
How to reset your Steam password
Lossing the login credentials of an online profile can be annoying. Sometimes, it can be a disaster for your steam profile when you purchase games.
To reset your steam password simply follow the steps below:
Step-1: The Steam login dialog has an I can’t sign in button click on it.
Step-2: From the first list click on I Forgot My Steam Account Name Or Password.
Step-3: Enter your account name and the associated email address and click on the Search button.
Step-4: Now click on Email Verification Code To To the associated email address.
Step-5: Check your mail inbox for the verification code and enter the email code into the input box. And click to Continue and Change My Password.
Step-6: Enter and confirm your new password, then click Change Password to finish the process.
You have successfully reset your steam password successfully. Resetting the Steam password is a deprecated process, it can destroy your steam account. So, I would you to remember your password or save it in a safe place.
So guys this is the complete guide on how to change the steam password. Creating a strong password and changing it periodically can keep safe our online account.
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