Changing the Main Console Password of Trend Micro Security

  • Solution ID:1097289
  • Last Updated:Aug. 20, 2019 2:57 AM (PST)
  • Applies to:Antivirus+ Security - 2018;2019;2020;Internet Security - 2018;Internet Security - 2019;Internet Security - 2020;Maximum Security - 2018;Maximum Security - 2019;Maximum Security - 2020;Premium Security - 2018;Premium Security - 2019;Premium Security - 2020;
  • Resetting the main console's password | Trend Micro Security

Learn how to change the password of your Trend Micro Security program.

To change the main console password of your Trend Micro Security program, follow the steps below:
  1. Open the main console of your Trend Micro Security software. Do either of the following:
    • Double-click the Trend Micro  icon on your desktop.
    • Double-click the Trend Micro  icon on your system tray.
  2. Click Settings or the gear icon. This will open the Protection Settings window.


  3. Click Other Settings.

    Other settings

  4. Click the Password tab.


  5. Click Change password.

    Change password

  6. Type your current password and the new password that you want to use. Make sure to re-type the new password in the Confirm password field.

    Password can contain 8 to 50 characters composed of numbers, uppercase letters and lowercase numbers.

    Special characters (!,@,$) are not allowed.

  7. Click OK.