There are two ways to change your passkey in Xbox Series X/S and one way to change your password.
Because your Microsoft account is linked to your e-mail account, you must change your e-mail password to change your Xbox password. To change your passkey, there are two methods listed below.
If you remember your passkey to Xbox
- Make sure you're on the Main Menu of your console.
- Press the Xbox button in the middle of your controller.
- A new menu will appear to the left.
- Move to the tab to the very right, which has your account picture.
- Go to Settings.
- Move to the Account Tab.
- Go to Sign-in, security & passkey.
- To delete the passkey, select Delete my passkey.
- To change your passkey, select Change my sign-in & security preferences.
If you forgot the passkey to Xbox
When you forget your passkey and are unable to access console features, you can get a new one by using your Microsoft account password.
- Enter any 6-digit combination three times when prompted to enter your passkey on the console.
- When prompted, enter your Microsoft account password.
- Select Make a new passkey.
- Once you've entered a new passkey, enter it again to confirm.
This is your new passkey.
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