How To Change Password on a Windows Machine

How to change your password on a Windows Machine. (Copy/paste this link: for a colorful How To of the following instructions).
**Note: We suggest printing out these instructions in advance of following the step-by-step for changing your password, as when you begin this process, this screen will be temporarily hidden.**

  1. While logged in to your computer, press concurrently, CTRL-ALT-DEL. Doing so will present a list of options. Click on “Change a password”.
  2. On the next screen, enter your old password, then your new password twice (the second time is to verify the entry of the new password).

** IF your computer is NOT on the domain, you’ll need to take the additional step of changing your MySalem password. NOT SURE if you’re computer is or isn’t on the domain? Email us and we'll come check your computer. **

See also: Salem Account Passwords