A few words of thanks would be greatly appreciated.

How To Recover Your Skype Password

If you find yourself locked out of Skype due to a lost password, there's no need to worry. Skype offers an easy step-by-step method for recovering and resetting your password that only takes a few minutes.

Skype Password Recovery

Head to Skype's account recovery page and enter the email address or phone number associated with your account. Then, hit Continue. Be sure not to close out the webpage:

An email will be sent to your account with a temporary code.

Once received, copy the temporary code, head back to the webpage, and paste the code into the empty field. Then, hit Submit. If a code was not received, click the Resend code option:

Now, it's time to select a new password. Enter your new password, and then confirm it in the corresponding fields. Be sure to make a note of your new settings so that there are no problems later. Once finished, hit Submit to save your information.

A few words of thanks would be greatly appreciated.

Ask a question
Jean-François Pillou

CCM is a leading international tech website. Our content is written in collaboration with IT experts, under the direction of Jeff Pillou, founder of CCM.net. CCM reaches more than 50 million unique visitors per month and is available in 11 languages.

Learn more about the CCM team

Published by . Latest update on by Christina Langer.

This document, titled "How To Recover Your Skype Password," is available under the Creative Commons license. Any copy, reuse, or modification of the content should be sufficiently credited to CCM (https://ccm.net/).