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I have forgotten my password, but my browser remembers it If your browser rembembers your password (that is, the password field is automatically populated when you log in to your Google account, and you're able to log in), you should be able to retrieve your password through your browser's password manager. See the instructions for your browser: Google ...


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Ok. What happens? Well, depending on the path you follow, different things. For example, you can be asked to fill out a form that asks you questions regarding information relating to your account, as is described in this article. Then, as that article says, someone at Facebook reviews the information and checks it against what they already have. Once ...


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No. The reason Google doesn’t do this is because it presents a significant security risk. In order to send you your password, Google would have to store it in plain text, which means any attacker who manages to gain access to even part of Google's database of passwords would have a field day. Google stores your passwords with a strong one-way hash—they are ...


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To see the IP addresses and access methods for your Gmail account, you probably want to look at the Last account activity page. This page is accessed by the "Details" link at the bottom of the gmail web page. I'm not sure there is a way to find out the originating IP of a password recovery request, however it is very unlikely that your gmail account was ...


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It is strange that my account does not display a verify your identity option while yours does. This option appears to vary by country or some other item. Edit: There has been one similar complaint on a Google forum, though no solution besides 2-step verification. There is no way of disabling Google password recovery. I've gone through the settings. There ...


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Before reseting your password, please make sure of the following: The keyboard you are using is correct. (Check also if changing between different modes—QWERTY or QWERTZ—helps.) You are entering the correct email/username (check for caps, periods and commas). Make sure you are visiting to the official website of each of the respective sites ...


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Since you have to use an email address to sign up you can use Tumblr's Forgot Password form to go through resetting the password.


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Google is probably using information that it has not specifically requested of you during the password reset process in order to verify your ownership of the account. Specifically, tokens stored on your computer, and your IP address. I had a similar experience to yours, which initially alarmed me, and tested the above theory by using the Tor browser to ...


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The easiest way to do this is just to say "I forgot my password." That will give you a link to a password change form in your secondary inbox. If you don't have a secondary email or phone set up, then it'll just take you to the form right away.


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Contact Yahoo! Customer Care and supply as much detail as possible regarding the problem. You can either fill in the help form or directly phone them. If you're going to use the form, don't forget to select "My account has been hacked" under the subject part.


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I run into many sites that dislike + in the email address (though never one that accepts it at first and then rejects it later). Workaround: get a spamgourmet account that forwards to your gmail account. spamgourmet.com lets you create "+"-style addresses without actually using plus signs (like webapps.barrycarter@spamgourmet.com)


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Ooops, guess what, It is not possible: Well, now I know


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From here: How to recover your Hacked Yahoo! Account: “To be able to reset your hacked yahoo password just send a mail to Yahoo Security Department – account-security-help@cc.yahoo-inc.com. always remember to be polite in contacting them, tell the whole story, don’t blame them for your hacked account, tell them when is the last time you ...


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Try visiting this URL: https://admin.google.com/example.com/ForgotAdminAccountInfo Where it has example.com in the URL change that to your Google Apps domain. This will give you a captcha to fill out and send instructions on changing your username and/or password.


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Assuming that you are able to log in: click on your initials at top-right of the Trello web page click on Account Settings click on Change Password enter old password, and then new password twice And if you can't log in, email support@trello.com for help instead, as per the Trello Help page.


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Just find your old account and report it. Or go though this link: https://www.facebook.com/help/?faq=174210519303259 Or try this one: http://www.facebook.com/help/contact/?id=320596411317906


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No, there is not. Your last option would be to use this form http://www.facebook.com/help/contact/?id=320596411317906 If you cannot remember the email address then you cannot get in. (Though if you know all the email addresses you own then it's a process of elimination really)


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According to the official "I can’t remember the answer to my security question" Facebook help page: If you're trying to get back into your account and you can't answer your security question, you may have the option to get help from friends. If you don't have access to the email address you used to create your profile, see the rest of their ...


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I can’t reset my password because I can't access the email address listed on my account. You may be able to get back into your Facebook account by answering a security question, using an alternate email address listed on your account or getting help from friends. Keep in mind that you'll only see these options if you set them up. To see if you have these ...


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I finally found a solution after a bit more digging! If you have a backup email visit this URL: https://admin.google.com/example.com/ForgotAdminAccountInfo Where it has example.com in the URL change that to your Google Apps domain. This will give you a captcha to fill out and send instructions on changing your username and/or password. Another option ...


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It seems as it was true before, but meanwhile I was asked to enter another alternative mail address which allowed be to change the security question and then the password.


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I travel a lot, and live 6 months in the EU and 6 months of the year in Asia. I have encountered that message many times, on both recently used and unused accounts. It is usually because I am using a different [borrowed?] PC, iPhone etc. (and, possibly, in conjunction with the fact that I am in different part of the world - although I not 100% sure about ...


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There are many services online that will the query the leaked database and tell you your hint an hints by other people using the same password, one of them is provided by Lastpass at https://lastpass.com/adobe/.


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tl;dr: click continue at to reset my password from a device I recently used to sign in and answer the not-very-secure questions presented to you, they will send you a mail. long version After reading this answer by icantchooseoneRising: icantchooseoneRising Nov 2 with there being around 450 million gmail users , there is no number to call if you use ...


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Twitter has an FAQ on how to recover your account under your circumstances: https://support.twitter.com/articles/107907-i-don-t-have-access-to-my-account-s-email-address-anymore


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No, the alternate email address cannot give you full access over your own account in case you lose your phone. The email address is only for additional protection for users signed up for 2-step verification.


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Your Google account dashboard does not show you your password. The only option is to reset your password by entering both your current password and a new one. One way to answer your question, since you have your phone is to try to log in on your phone's browser. At the login page select Can't access your account? Follow the instructions to regain access to ...


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If you're locked out, you're locked out. Yahoo likely won't care unless you're a paying customer. Basically, if you don't have access to the alternate email on file then you really have no chance. This is the details from their page: You can get a new password, a Yahoo! ID reminder, or both. If you forgot your Yahoo! ID or password, go to the Sign-in ...


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It can be reset at http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/password_reset.php . I don't know if this is new, or the thread is just a manual alternative.


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Visit Google's Forgot Password page to retrieve your password. If your password is hacked or account is locked / deleted then visit Google's Account Recovery page.



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