iCloud Keychain saves a user's passwords, credit card information, and other sensitive data and syncs it across Apple devices. Here's how to use it.
Whether you use an iPhone or an Android, it's easy to share your Wi-Fi so guests don't have to type in the password.
You can change your Netflix password using the website or mobile app, or reset it so a special code is sent to your email or phone.
To change your Facebook password, use the "Security and Login" menu on the website or in the mobile app.
To unlock an iPad after your device was disabled or you lost your password, you can restore it with iTunes or Find My iPhone.
The website "Have I been pwned," can tell you if your email account or password has been compromised.
A network security key is basically your Wi-Fi password - it's the encryption key that your password unlocks to allow access to the network.
You can use Google's Password Checkup on an Android to ensure the security of your passwords and detect compromised passwords.
To make a new Wi-Fi password for your internet router, you’ll need to access the router’s settings page using a web browser. Every router is different, but the steps to make a Wi-Fi password are similar across devices. The information you’ll need to open your router’s settings may be written […]
To turn off the password on your Android device, start the Settings app and go to the Lock Screen controls page. Turning off the password on your Android can be convenient, but will leave all of your personal data at risk. Visit Business Insider’s Tech Reference library for more stories. […]
You can delete saved passwords on a Mac by opening the Keychain Access app. Any password that’s used to access an application on your Mac can be saved to Keychain Access, which is a password manager built into the computer. You may want to delete a saved password if you […]
You can change your Epic Games password from the Epic Games website in the “Account” section. If you’ve lost or forgotten your Epic Games password, try to log into the Epic Games website and choose “Forgot Your Password,” then follow the instructions. Be sure that your new password is strong […]
To password protect a folder in Windows 10, you’ll need to open the folder’s “Properties” menu. There’s no way to recover a folder’s password if you forget it, so make sure you write the password down somewhere. Before you password protect a folder, you should copy the files within to […]
There’s no set, optimal metric for how often you should change your passwords. Most security experts believe that if you have a strong and unique password, you shouldn’t change it unless you believe it’s been compromised. Other experts recommend changing passwords several times a year, but this practice is falling […]
To create a truly strong password, you should use a mix of upper- and lower-case letters, numbers, and symbols. Creating strong passwords can help protect your accounts from hackers, but no matter how strong your password, it should never be re-used. Using a password manager will help you keep track […]
To turn off the password on your iPhone, you’ll need to open the “Passcode” menu in your settings. If you turn off the passcode on your iPhone, you won’t be able to use Apple Pay, and will lose a recovery option for your Apple ID password. Note that turning off […]
To change your YouTube password, you’ll need to change your Google account’s password, as they’re the same password. You can change your Google password through your Google account’s “Security” menu. Changing this password will change the password on your YouTube account, Google Drive account, Gmail account, and more. Visit Business […]
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