How to change your windows 98 password
Changing your windows password is easy, here's a simple five step guide to changing your windows 98 password.
Bring up the Windows Control Panel. Click on the Start menu and then Settings and then Control Panel This will display the Windows control panel shown in step 2.
Start the Passwords Applet. In the windows control panel find the Passwords applet, the icon with three keys on a ring, and double click on it. This will launch the control panel passwords applet, shown below.
Click Change Windows Password. Click the button "Change Windows Password...". At this step, if you are connected to a domain on a local area network you might be asked if you want to change those passwords to match. Otherwise you'll see the dialog shown below.
Enter your old password. Type your existing password into the top text box, you'll notice that as you type asterisks (*'s) appear, this is to make sure that nobody sees what your typing. Now press the TAB key to move to the next step.
Enter your new password twice. Now enter your new password twice, you're entering it twice just to make sure that you don't make a typing mistake and change your password to something you didn't intend. Now click the OK button or press ENTER.
For hints on choosing a good password see my password guide.