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Add/ Change/ Remove Picture Password on Windows 10

On Windows 10 you also can set a Picture password to protect your device from accessing by other people. Following this article will show you how to add/change/remove Picture password on Windows 10.

Guide Steps
Part 1: Add A Picture password on Windows 10
Part 2: Change Your Windows 10 Picture Password
Part 3: How to Remove Picture Password from Windows 10

Part 1: Add A Picture password on Windows 10

Step 1: Click on Windows icon on the bottom-left corner, click on your account on the top of Start Menu, and then select "Change account settings".

select change account settings

Step 2: Click on "Sign-in options" on the right panel, and then click on "Add" button bellow Picture password.

Tips:
If your current password is blank, you will find the Add button is gray, you need to add a password on your account to use the Picture password sign-in options.

add picture password

Step 3: Enter your current password, and click on "OK" to verify your info.

verify your account password

Step 4: Click on "Choose picture" button on the right to choose your picture.

choose picture

Step 5: If you are sure to use this picture, drag the picture to the position you want, and then click on "Use this picture" button.

use this picture

Step 6: Draw three gestures on your picture, and repeat the three gestures. And then your Picture password is added successfully.

set up your gestures

Step 7: The next time on the logon screen, you can choose the Picture sign-in options, and draw your picture to login.

Part 2: Change Your Windows 10 Picture Password

Step 1: If want to change your Picture password, go to the Accounts settings, click on "Sign-in options" and then click on "Change" button below Picture password.

change picture password

Step 2:Enter your account password to verify it, and click on "Use this Picture" or "Choose new picture".

If you have forgotten your current set of gestures, tap on the "Replay" button to see them.

Step 3:Draw three new gestures on your picture and repeat them, and then your Picture password is changed successfully.

Part 3: How to Remove Picture Password from Windows 10

Go to the Accounts settings, select "Sign-in options", click on "Remove" button below Picture password, and then your Picture password is removed. It is so easy, just need a click on it.

remove picture password from windows 10

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