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Questions tagged [account-recovery]

For questions about recovering access to a user account

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Cannot access google account

I have an account associated with an email. I have forgotten the password. It is associated with a mobile phone that I no longer own. I go through the steps looking for another way to verify. I ...
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Facebook Information

A new feature that permits downloading our Facebook information seems to be a very interesting feature, but I have a question: If we download our information, and after that my Facebook account was ...
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How do I recover my Facebook page without being able to access the email associated with the page

I have been a victim of Facebook page hacking and I don’t know how to get my page back. Please help me get my page back I don’t know how to get in the email and I don’t have the phone numbers
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How do I log other connected Facebook users out from my Instagram account?

My Instagram account has been shared across the company and some of the staff have linked it to their Facebook, despite requiring 2FA and changing the password, those who have linked the account to ...
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Removing Gmail Recovery Options as G Suite Super Admin

I am a Super Admin for my company's G Suite. I need to access the inbox of a former employee. Despite resetting the password, an attempt to log in says that my computer is not recognized and it ...
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Suspicious sign-in prevented on Google account after changing password

Yesterday I received a "suspicious sign-in prevented" email on my University google account. The email said that someone used MY PASSWORD to access my google account from a suspicious app. I ...
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Facebook wants my phone number to let me in

All of a sudden I'm unable to access my Facebook profile, I'm asked to provide my phone number to be sent a verification code. I don't want to give Facebook my phone number, but I can't find another ...
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Reset Facebook password

My wife forgot her Facebook password and we thought that we will set new password using reset password. So she logged out from her Android Facebook app and now we are not able to reset the password. ...
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How to recover account on Project Euler?

I've forgotten the password I used years ago and they don't seem to have a password reset feature. Instead, it says: If you have forgotten your username and/or password and you have generated an ...
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How to restore Gmail password if I still have an access to this account by redirection

I added another Gmail account to my primary Gmail account years ago through the Accounts and Imports option. I can get and send emails to/from this account, but I cannot log in into this account ...
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How do I access to my Old Yahoo Account [duplicate]

Can you please guide me for steps to access my old Yahoo account. I don't remember my passwords of accounts associated with my Yahoo account. I have tried many options of 'Help' but in vain. Kindly ...
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Google sign in with 2 step verification but no longer have that number [duplicate]

I have a Google account that has over a thousand pictures of my daughter that was killed last year at the age of 23. My back up phone number was that of friend who also passed away around the same ...
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Is it possible to contact Facebook asking them to recover an account?

If someone can't recover his Facebook account by any mean. Is it possible to send his ID to Facebook and ask them to recover his account? Because earlier this year I filled a form asking Facebook to ...
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Account Recovery for Gmail failure

My private gmail account didnt recognize my password, answered all account recovery questions and it says it cannot recognize my account but i still have access to my email on my phone? I use this ...
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How can I get Google account recovery to recognize an email address with periods?

Okay so I have two Gmail accounts: one is for business and one is for personal use. Let's just say my business account is jane.doe@gmail.com, and my personal is johnsmith@gmail.com. These are all old ...
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How to reset GoDaddy email password?

I haven't logged on to my GoDaddy email in several months. I tried to sign in and got an error message that my password is not correct. When I tried to "Reset Password", it asks me for my password, ...
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Gmail account phone number change

How can I edit my contact number in Gmail account? there is no option coming to edit it. The option is coming that recovery number and send a verification code but I can't get it because my number has ...
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How can I regain access to my Facebook account?

I attempted to log into my Facebook account from my cell phone. I didn't know that my cell phone wasn't connected to my Facebook account. I am now blocked from my account because of this. I'm being ...
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Is there a way of disabling Google's password recovery feature?

I have a YouTube channel which is under a different Google account to my normal one. I have a secure password with it, and an alternate e-mail address set up, but I thought I'd see how secure the ...
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Account recovery [duplicate]

I have tired 3 times to get into my Google account. I don't remember the password and the security question is not one I put in. Can you please help me recover my account? I lost my phone and need to ...
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How do I recover the Facebook account password?

I have forgotten my Facebook account password and also I have no access to the number which I use to log-in to Facebook account. On this page (see the image below) they are asking for a government ...
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Select how you want to unlock your account: Unlock e-mail sent

When I went to reset my spam trap account on iCloud, to see how it operates, I was presented with: and: Why is my "real" account worse-protected by not allowing me to reset the password? My "spam ...
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Can't log into my Blogger account

I haven't been able to log into my Blogger account for my blog or into the Gmail of the same account. I remember the recovery mail that I'd connected and I've tried using the account recovery several ...
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How to login on Gmail without the phone? [duplicate]

My phone was stolen, I'm trying to login to Gmail, but since Gmail sends a code when you log in I can't get the code. I still know my password but it still asks for the code. I tried my recovery mail ...
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How to open facebook.com/recover from the mobile app?

Someone forgot his Facebook password, he got logged out but is still logged into Facebook messenger. He wants to login again. He has 2 methods of recovery: Send password to email, and he can't do ...
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Facebook - ask three friends to confirm your account

I'm in a very stupid situation. I'm not much into social networks and I have tried to created and account on Facebook three times over these years. Every time I end up blocked without a way to recover ...
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Google recovery doesn't send a code to my iPhone

I'm trying to reset my Google password on my Mac laptop. After I type in my last remembered password, I get a message that I will get a reset code sent to my iPhone. But it never comes. I get my ...
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Is it possible to login to Facebook From Facebook messenger?

Someone is logged out of Facebook and can't access it, long story, but he's still logged in to messenger. Is it possible to log in to Facebook mobile app, by using Facebook's messenger session, ...
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Choose the option to reset your security questions

I expect to see: but see: and then: Not knowing the phone number, how do I proceed? The clear, explicit, and wrong directions specify: Reset your security questions Go to iforgot.apple.com. ...
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How to recover Facebook account

Someone changed my Facebook account email and password 5 month ago. How can I recover my Facebook account?
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how can i log in to my Instagram account without the confirmation code sent to my phone?

I'm having troubles trying to log in to my Instagram account. I have my email available and my Instagram account linked to my Facebook. The problem is when I try to log in, it keeps asking me for a ...
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Facebook and Messenger password recovery [duplicate]

I can't remember my Facebook password account or my Messenger account? How can I recover it?
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Maximum number of Google accounts using the same mobile number

I have created a few Google(Gmail) accounts for separate purposes. I often provide my primary Gmail account and my (only) mobile number as the recovery email and phone number. My concern is that at ...
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How do I recover my Google account (or Gmail) password or username?

I have forgotten the password or username for my Google account, or I'm unable to access my account for other reasons. How can I recover my account? (This Q&A is meant as a general description ...
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Recover Gmail password using Google Apps admin user [duplicate]

I'm not sure if this is the best site to ask this question so sorry in advance. Last year I bought a domain and I created a Gmail account and registered the domain in Google Apps. Now I don't ...
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I have been locked out of my G mail account Hangouts and e-mail [duplicate]

I have been locked out of my G mail address account and E-mails and hangouts my wife is overseas in the military and I desperately need to message her on hangouts. I do not own a cell phone only a ...
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Gmail account recovery [duplicate]

I'm trying to recover my account. I still have the phone number associated with my account. However, when it texts me Gmail recovery code to that number, it still won't let me in... it makes no sense.
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Google Apps Admin account username and password lost [duplicate]

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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How to recover my Gmail account [duplicate]

I was ask 3 questions I verified my recovery email but can't access it I provided month and year I established my Gmail then they said they needed more time I provided them with. My new Gmail and they ...
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How do I make a Google account my default when I can't sign out of other accounts?

My school blocked the thing where we can switch our accounts (although I found a way to sign in to my other accounts) and I hate having to change my account every time I want to do something. How do I ...
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How can I regain my Instagram account after the phone number got invalid?

My Instagram account has been suspended by the Instagram team, possibly because I had not used it for a while, and I tried to log in from within a different region from where I used to do. When I ...
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Is my AOL Mail account lost if the alternative mail is inaccessible?

I want to change the password of my aol.de account. I set up an alternative e-mail which is no longer accessible for me. Any tries to change the password end up with a form (and no alternative) ...
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My account on Facebook has been hacked - how do I recover it?

Someone is sending spam messages from my account in Facebook. How do I get back control of it?
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My GitHub account has been suddenly “flagged” and hidden from public view - how come?

I just got this message bar on GitHub saying that: Your account has been flagged. Because of that, your profile is hidden from the public. If you believe this is a mistake, contact support to ...
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Two Gmail accounts exist with same email id

Two weeks ago I created a Gmail account with id example@gmail.com in my Chrome browser. I was able to login to the account from the same browser but when I tried to login using a different browser or ...
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Outlook.com Web App Recovery Code

Call me paranoid, but if someone gained access to my recovery code (either physically, or via spyware as I printed it out), would they be able to permanently lock me out by changing my security info (...
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How do I login into Instagram with a password if I no longer own email?

What if you have a password to your Instagram account, but no longer have access to the email address used to register the account (nor have any sort of a Facebook accounts linked), and your account ...
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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 doesn't ...