You just keep going round and round and eventually land at the same place. If your Google account has been inactive for more than 30 days then Google may have deleted it from the server. While we can't discuss individual user or customer cases, we thought we'd try to clear up any confusion by taking some time to explain how account recovery works with various types of Google accounts and by revisiting some tips on how users can help keep their account data secure. Factors you can control before the account is lost - presumably you're reading this article because you've already lost access to an account, so it's a little late for these items. The account recovery process can sometimes restore a recently deleted account. In such a case, their is no guarantee that you will get back your account but Google has some options for you so that they can identify you as the owner of that account. This article has also been viewed 39,967 times.
The best option is to read this article before. Google will send a verification code at the phone number that you added earlier. You shouldn't have forgot it in the first place! By verifying it is you with these 2 options, Google is sure that it is you not a hacker. Good luck and if you still experience difficulties please ask, hopefully we can help. The options available are dictated by what recovery options were previously configured on the account.
But it is worth a try as there seems to be no other option. This can happen when Google has noted suspicious activity on the account and needs additional proof of ownership before returning the account. This will ask you to log-in again with your Google account. There is no way of disabling Google password recovery. This will also be true if the account was compromised and the hacker enabled 2-step verification to make it harder to recover the account. The more right answers the faster the process.
This was on Tuesday night. I've gone through the settings. It took me 10 minutes and I had full access. When you select a password as you create an account, we recommend that you also choose a security question and provide a secondary email address. When I clicked that link, since I have two-step verification set up, I was presented with a demand for a number provided by the Google Authenticator app on my phone.
Hoping to be able to recover my account and data. Because now you are going to recover your password and that can be done in couple of ways. Answering enough of the other questions correctly might also take you directly to that page. If you keep records of your password a lost account is easily fixed by just looking it up. . The first time I attempted to reset the password, I just blew them off, and hit a brick wall.
But, this recovery process is more comfortable and faster than the other options. Here the user does not require to define or enter a password or remember it. Recently, we also added a field where you can. We run our own business on Google Apps, and we're highly invested in providing a high level of security in our products. After that, follow the onscreen instruction and submit a request to Google. Security has always been our major concern in this online world.
Keep reading our blog for more security tips and online safety. These were the preventive measures to make yourself safe from gmail account hacking. Earlier this year we added new password security tools for Google Apps that allow administrators to to identify sufficiently long passwords that may still not be strong enough. It is a free-format field of limited length where you can list items that Google can verify. Entering the correct code may take you to a page to reset the password. Some you have limited control over, and some you do not.
Setting these options only take a couple minutes and can make your account much safer. And now I couldn't be able to log in to my email using password recovery options even though I entered mobile authenticator number and security question. Looking identity verification by answering a few questions about your account You. If you loose your phone, they boffer no other way to get into your account, If phone is lost and never recovered, althouh I contacted the bus service and Cricket. But if you do happen to have one on the account you may have the chance to answer it. Important : Whether being no improvement or indeed now Google does not allow us to reset your password via email recovery.
At the end it said that it could take a day for someone to review the answers, but the e-mail with the reset link came through in the next few minutes. Maybe try your actual name… and then an age or year, when you set the account up. A pretty low price to pay for more security. Follow any instruction given or provided links when you try to sign in. That may be because we are imperfect creatures. If you're a regular Gmail user and you haven't updated your account information in a while, we recommend you do so by visiting your Google Account settings page now. If you lost your password in future, your password will be sent as sms to this phone number which you enter here.