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
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.