How to change PF Account Password

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Have you forgotten your PF password, or want to change the old password? Or your mobile number is lost and you want to change the mobile number as well as the password. In this article we are explaining how to change or reset the password of epf account?



Here we are giving information on the following ways to change pf passwords—

In epf account, how to create a new password without login?
How to create a new password, login to EPF account?
How to change the password of the EPF account when the mobile number is lost?
In the process of changing the password of epf account, essentially uan number is required. If you don’t remember your UAN number, use the method described in our article —

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Forgot password, how to create new password
Change password if you have forgotten
If you don’t remember the password, you can create your new password by completing the following step.



Step 1: Open EPFO’s Unified Portal. The link is — https://unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface/
Step 2: The login box of Universal Account Number (UAN) member e-SEWA appears on the right on the homepage. Here you have to click on Forgot Password at the bottom of the UAN number, Password and Captcha box.

Step 3: The new page that opens has to enter your UAN number and captcha code and click the submit button.

Here we are giving information on the following ways to change pf passwords—

In epf account, how to create a new password without login?
How to create a new password, login to EPF account?
How to change the password of the EPF account when the mobile number is lost?
In the process of changing the password of epf account, essentially uan number is required. If you don’t remember your UAN number, use the method in our article—Step 4: On the next page you see your UAN number and the first two digits of the mobile number registered with it and the last two digits. If you want to call OTP on this mobile number, click yes button.
Step 5: A 6 digit OTP number will appear on your mobile, put it in the OTP box and click on the Verify button. With the OTP number verified, you have the option to create a new password.



Step 6: You enter a strong and rememberable password in the box in front of New Password. Your password must meet the following 6 conditions —
Your password must contain at least 7 characters.
You can have a password of up to 20 characters.
ABCD should contain at least 4 characters.
Alphabet must have at least one large letter.
Alphabet should have at least one small letter.
There should be at least one special character (@#%^&*etc.).
Must include at least two digits (letters of count).
Then enter the same password again in the box next to Confirm Password. Then click on the Submit button.

Step 7: With this, the process of creating a new password is completed and on the screen, password Changed successfully gets a message. The link to the login also appears. You can also check the new password by clicking on it.

When you know the password, how to create a new password
Change password after your login UAN
If someone knows your password, or if you want to create a new password, or you want to create a simple password, you can also set a new password by logging into your EPF account. The steps required for this are as follows—

Step 1: Open EPFO’s Unified Portal. The link is — https://unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface/
Step 2: The login box of UAN member e-SEWA appears on the right. Login by entering your UAN number and password.
Step 3: On the header above you see the “Account” button. Click on it, the Change password option will appear. Click on it.



Step 4: On the new page you get three boxes below the sub-features.
Enter the old password in the empty box in front of Old Password.
In the empty box in front of New Password, enter the new password.
Confirm New Password in the box again.
Step 5: Click on the Update button at the bottom. With this, your password changes and password is updated successfully messaged.

When mobile number is lost, how to create a new password
Change password, in case mobile number lost
You first have to change the mobile number in EPF Account when the mobile number is lost or stolen. Then, you get the option to create a new password. The steps for the whole process are as follows—



Step 1: Go to EPFO’s Unified Portal and click Forgot Password on the login page.
Step 2: Click the Submit button by entering the UAN number and Captcha code.
Step 3: Your UAN number and Mobile Number appear on the screen. Below where ‘ Do you wish to send OTP ‘ on the above mobile number ‘ is written, click on the No button instead of Yes in front of it.
Step 4: Now you need to provide the following details about yourself—
Name . Name (Enter the exact spelling that is entered in your EPF account. )
Znmatithi . Date of birth
Gender . Gender



And click on verify’s button.
Step 5: Verify your Aadhaar or PAN number when your given details are validated. Must see: How to link Aadhaar to UAN
Step 6: Now you have to enter a new mobile number and click on Get OTP to call OTP on this number.
Step 7: Your new mobile number will have a 6-digit OTP. Put it in the OTP box and verify it.
Step 8: Your mobile will receive a message from OTP Verified Successfully and an option to enter a new password.
Enter the new password in the box in front of New Password. In the Box in front of Confirm New Password, enter the new password again and click the Submit button. At the same time, the password change process is completed and password Changed successfully messages arrive on the screen.

 

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