In this help article, we explain how to change your Posteo password.
When changing, make sure to choose a secure password. A password should not consist of real, existing words. In addition, it must be at least eight characters long. You also need to use at least one capital letter and at least one numeral or symbol.
How to change your password
- In the webmail interface, click Settings
- Click My account then Password and security
- Under Change password, enter your previous password and your new password (twice)
- Confirm the change of password by clicking Save
Questions and answers
Do I need to deactivate two-factor authentication before changing the password?
Can I change my password while encryption of the calendar and address book is activated?
Can I change my password if crypto mail storage is activated?
When you change your password, you lose access on all devices connected with the Posteo account. You will then need to enter the new password on all devices. This also applies for services that synchronise with your address book or calendar.