How To My Password In Windows 7

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Why should I change My password.

1. If you do not create a password

2. Every three months

3. If someone was looking over your shoulder watching type in your password.

4. Most of us create password that can be easily be hack, like your spouse name, Kids name or pet’s name if you have a basic password like (carol, john, admin)

5. you should create password that are 8-15  characters in length  including letters, numbers, punctuation symbol and with a least one character capital letter. (Not all computer systems allow you to use characters such as @, %, or/ !, ? but you should give it a try to see if will accept any of these characters).

6. Do not leave your Desktop password under your keyboard or out in the open. (should put somewhere in your wallet)

This a Quick and easy way to change your Windows 7 password.

1. Lets start off by clicking your start button. windows 7 button

2. in the menu look for Control Panel.win 7 control panel

3. Now scroll down till you see user account. (double click on user account)

4. Click on change your password

5. First box please enter your current password.

6. the next box type in your new password.  ( try using  as @, %, or/ !, ?)

7. The third box type in the same new password  ( try using  as @, %, or/ !, ?)

8. now click on change password button to confirm your new password.

Please remember your new password (You can write on a piece of paper and lock it up)

 Done

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How Do I Know if my firewall is on and working.

firewall on

Firewall is very important to keep all types viruses and malware from entering into your PC  and doing a lot of damage to your computer.

Once you hook up your computer to the World Wide Web your computer becomes vulnerable to any attack that out there.

Now let’s check to see if your firewall is on.

1. Click on start menu.  start button

2. Next click on Control Panel menu control

3. Now you should see this screen popup. control panel  4. Please select Security Center and double click on it.

5. Another screen will popup “Security essentials look like this. security center 2

6. Firewall, Automatic Updates and Virus Protection should be on.

6. If your firewall is off, Please click on the Windows Firewall as shown here —-> windows firewall jpg

7. Now please select ” On (recommended) This setting blocks all outside sources from connecting to this computer, with the Exceptions tab. Please see below

8. Now go back to steps 1-3 and make sure all three is on as you see on the Security Center screen above.

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If you do notice that your Firewall or  your Virus Protection was off, it could be some type of freeware software that you download awhile ago that disable your Firewall, Virus Protection and your Windows Automatic update.

Disable Firewall at Taskbar

Sometime you will see your Firewall disable at  your taskbar that is near the time and it will state that “your computer might be at risk”.  Please see display below.

computer might be

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