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Reset your password

Whether you've simply forgotten your password and need to reset it, or want to make a change for security reasons, it's easy to change your eBay password. 

Resetting your password if you've forgotten it

If you've forgotten your password select the Reset your password button below:

Reset your password - opens in new window or tab

For security, we'll ask you to verify yourself by email or text. If you choose email verification and don't receive a message within 5 minutes, check your spam or junk folders.

Tip
Remember to sign in with your new password in the eBay app as well.

Changing your password for security reasons

If you know your current password and want to change it, select the Change your password button below:

Change your password - opens in new window or tab

You can also change your password in the Account section of My eBay. Here's how: 

  1. Go to Personal information - opens in new window or tab.
  2. Select Edit next to Password.
  3. Select Reset your password.

If you choose email verification and don't receive a message within 5 minutes, check your spam or junk folders.

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