To secure your system from any attacks like stealing your data, it is better to have a PIN assigned for it, which is also required in case of any face or fingerprint recognition failure. It is a good practice to change / update your PIN on your system from time to time. If you are wondering how to do it, then don’t worry. We have explained in this post how to change a PIN for your windows 11 pc with a few simple steps given below.
How to Change PIN for Windows using Settings app
Step 1: Go to Taskbar and Right click on the Start button.
Step 2: Then, Select Settings option from the context menu as shown in the below screenshot.
Step 3: Then, Select Accounts option present on the left menu of Settings app.
Step 4: Click Sign-in options feature in the Accounts page on the right side as shown in the below screenshot.
Step 5: In the Sign-in options page, Click PIN (Windows Hello) section and then, tap on Change PIN button as shown below.
Step 6: In the Change you PIN window, Check the Include letters and symbols checkbox.
Step 7: Enter your current PIN, new PIN and Confirm new PIN in their respective fields.
Step 8: Finally, Click OK button to change the PIN.
Step 9: After changing the PIN for windows system, Close the Settings app.
This way you can change the PIN for your Windows 11 system.
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