You can recover your Google Account even if you have lost your login details or deleted the profile. In this article, we explain the Google Account recovery process and offer some tips for improving your online security.
To recover your Google Account, you can follow the steps in Google’s troubleshooter to find a solution. In this section, we will offer guidance on how to deal with specific recovery problems.
If you forgot your password, follow these steps to change your Google Account password:
To recover Google Account credentials like your email (which also acts as your username) follow these steps:
If you think your account has been hacked and you are unable to log in, this may be because the hacker has changed your password. The good news is that you can change it again, giving yourself access and ejecting the hacker from your account. To do so:
You can recover your deleted Google Account by visiting the Google Account recovery page and inputting your email or phone number.
However, if your account has been gone for more than two months, you may not be able to recover it because the data for your profile will have been permanently deleted.
Even after taking all the steps listed above, you might not be able to access your Google Account. This can be the result of many factors, from losing access to your recovery email to waiting too long before trying to recover a deleted account.
Here are some tips to make sure you can always recover your Google Account and retain access to your Gmail.
To help make the Google recovery process easier, try these tips.
You should consider setting up a replacement Google Account that you can use if you can’t access your main account.
Your replacement account can be set up to use for your recovery email, making it easier to get your old account back. Alternatively, a replacement account gives you a backup to use if you are locked out of your main account.
Even if you still have access to your Google Account, there are some steps you can take to improve your overall security.
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