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Is there a way of disabling Google's password recovery feature?

I have a YouTube channel and it's running under a different Google account to my normal one. I have a secure password with it and alternate e-mail address set up but I thought I'd see how secure the ...
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How can I reset a Hotmail password if I don't know the security question?

My sister recently changed her Hotmail password and she can't reset it, because the security question looks like this: The question was written long time ago in Greek and apparently Microsoft ...
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What happens to a Facebook account when it is reported as compromised?

According to Facebook, If you believe your account has been compromised by another person or a virus, please click the "My Account Is Compromised" button below. We'll help you log back into your ...
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Find the IP from which a person tried to reset Gmail password

Yesterday I received 2 SMS from my Gmail account. Somebody tried to login to my account. He/she tried to use SMS to reset my password. Can anybody tell me how to find the IP from which the attacker ...
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How to retrieve a stolen Yahoo account's password?

One of my friends just got hacked on her PC and her Yahoo account password was stolen. Now the hacker use her account under her name for bad reason. He may have change alternative email, security ...
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With Gmail's 2-step verification, what's the purpose of the “recovery email address”?

If I have a change in phone number, and the two-step stops working, is the recovery email address going to be all it takes to get back full access, or is that only going to be useful for a forgotten ...
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Tumbler account lost

Last night, I was deleting cookies on my daughter's mac and (maybe coincidentally) now she can't access her Tumblr account. She can only view it as a follower. Any ideas on how to reinstate her to ...
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How can I delete a Yahoo account permanently?

I have an account of Yahoo mail. I forgot my password and also I forgot my security question and answer for recovery. It's so important for me to delete my account now because someone is abusing my ...
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Unable to reset Skype password using gmail “plus” address

I recently signed up for Skype, and unfortunately, have forgotten my password. I went to reset my password with their online form, where it asked for the email address I signed up with. When I signed ...
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Is it possible to get Gmail Password sent to my recovery email address?

I want my Gmail password to come to my recovery email address without changing the password. Is it possible. If yes, how can it be done?
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How do I change my password in Trello?

How can I change my Trello password? I couldn’t find an answer in their help.
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Forgot Facebook Email and Password

I have an old Facebook account that I created, uploaded a couple of photos and simply ignored (i.e. no friends added). Now, I can't remember the email address associated with the account and I don't ...
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What do I do if I forgot my Gmail password? [duplicate]

Do I need to contact Google if I've forgotten my Gmail password?
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Can I assign a gmail account as a recovery account for another gmail account?

I had an existing gmail account. I create a new one and I couldn't back then, use the old one. When I entered into my new e-mail it has a reminder:" There is no recovery e-mail associated etc. et ...
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How can I find my leaked Adobe hint?

I got the email from Adobe Customer Care informing me that my password was part of a great password leak reported by XKCD. So I’m supposed to change my password anywhere that I used that password. ...
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Lost email for Twitter

I have to reset the password for my Twitter, however I can't remember what email I used for it, I have the login details but the new password has been sent to the email I used to sign up. Any help?
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Recover gmail password from iphone or phone number?

My laptop has just died and I dont know my gmail password. I do however have gmail set up on my iphone. Can I recover the password from this somehow? I was thinking either finding what the password is ...
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Gmail account recovery — forgotten password but still can get messages

Story is as follows: My girlfriend is managing gmail account for her father. She set it up, and then used gmails POP3 import feature to download messages from said account to her own account. She ...
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Backup Chrome synced data (accounts/passwords)

Today I realized I lost 2+ years of web account/password data that was synced across all of my Chrome instances (iOS, Win7, total of 4 computers). My bookmarks were OK. It's happened to a few people ...
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How do I change my password on TV Tropes?

TV Tropes has an extremely odd form of login, and there seems to be no way to recover a lost password or to change an existing password.
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Gmail password recovery

I lost my Gmail password, I still have access to my phone (and I enabled 2-step verification) but I don't have access to my recovery mail. When I go for the recovery option, it shows only recovery ...
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How do I reset my Bitcasa account?

I stopped using Bitcasa for a while, and I have forgotten my password and security info. How can I reset my account? I looked all over the support and forum of Bitcasa to no avail, other than If ...
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Will Gmail eventually restore my email without phone verification?

tl;dr: Is it possible to regain access to my recently disabled account with my recovery email address only? long version problem Once again Gmail locked me out from my account on the merit that ...
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Requesting for new password in domaintools.com, when my account is not active

After some time, I'm back to domaintools.com. When I want to get a new password, and I enter my email address, I get the following message: The account associated with this email address is not ...
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Google Apps Admin account username and password lost

I created an Google Apps business (free edition) account for my friend back in 2012. After that we never logged in to that account. Now today when tried logging back in we don't remember username or ...
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Gmail Password and Sim card changed [duplicate]

I've forgot my email for my Gmail account, I did not provide an alternative email but used my phone number. The problem is, I've got a new Sim card (phone number) and I don't know how to change the ...
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How to reset my Facebook password [duplicate]

I can’t login to my Facebook Account—I don’t remember my password. Also, I cannot recover it by text message because my phone number has changed. What should I do to reset my password?
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Facebook Page Merge- Lost Password

I am running the social media for a travel agency. Our original Facebook page has 90 likes and the email and password associated by the account is unknown to everyone currently on staff. Posts to the ...
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Forget my Gmail password & SIM card—how can I recover my password?

I forgot my Gmail password & lost my phone SIM card. How can I recover access to my email account?