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You can create redundant code before your device is lost or a reason. Deactivate MFA, then configure and enable a virtual MFA device for use. Make a secure backup of the secret configuration key or QR code. For example, if you lose the smartphone where the virtual MFA app is configured. Google Authenticator → Set up account → Enter provided key Account ...
It is almost impossible to recover to gain access to your account. Alternate email and phone number are the 2 key critical factors of securing a gmail account. If both are changed then the account is owned by the person who has changed it. Gmail does not provide an effective account recovery in this case.
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