Is there a phone line I can call to try and recover the account? This wikiHow teaches you how to recover your forgotten Xbox password or account name using your computer. She's 72 and we gave her a cell phone but she wont get rid of it and good thing because how would I have gotten my blood pressure to 185 without it to contact Microsoft and listen to them read script after script and ignore my issue while pretending that they give a rats ass about me as a customer and the problems that their ridiculous security protocol was causing me. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work. Please mark the reply as an answer if you find it is helpful. A couple of seconds later, I received an automated email from Microsoft with the crucial sentence: Unfortunately, we were unable to verify your ownership using the information that was provided.
If you are lucky one of the moderators will forward your problem to the right persons. I dropped my S8 and it started glitching the screen and within hours was flickering so bad it was useless. I found out later that my computer didn't have a virus as I suspected, oh no. Google had saved my password and populated it so I said what the heck I've tried everything else and presto, I was logged in. That is, I could provide all the information because I simply copied it from my Outlook. Since then, my account has been blocked, I've tried verifying, that I am the account holder, many times over and still no luck.
Verify that the account is yours You see now that it is important to enter the correct information when you create the Microsoft account. I just had the same problem with a Google account. Because there have been multiple unsuccessful recovery attempts for this account, we recommend at this point that you create a new account. I have already tried the automated ways. The email address is forthe most part an extension of me after having it since the late 90's. What can I do now Help? Your password is now reset. Thus, you can enter any email address and you will only notice that you mistyped the address when you need it for recovering your account.
This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. However, several circumstances exist that can cause this procedure to fail. You can decide whether to remove an item entirely, research it further, or let it run because you recognize it. I couldn't believe that this was really happening. Save on LootCrate using this link: I now Stream, Check me out: Title: How to Recover Your Xbox Account How to Recover Your Xbox Account How to Recover Your Xbox Account. Oh yeah and then she said that I should just create a new account.
I sure wish I had found your site before all of this but its bookmarked now my friend. When you first create a new Microsoft Account, one of the steps is to enter your Alternate Security Info. First of all, please accept my apologies for not being able to respond to your query in a timely manner. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. How do I recover my live. Do this before you try to change your password. Importing contacts from Facebook into your new Microsoft account? Then this is the video for you.
I keep being led in circles and no one is available to speak to me. They often are sent to hospital for weeks only to emerge and have forgotten their password. It is critical that you maintain your alternate security info. All she kept saying is that she was sorry and I told her, that was a lie that she wasn't sorry nor should she be and to stop saying that and please provide a solution. Microsoft really needs to address this issue. Account recovery will not send any emails to the secondary email address I used with the registration, and the account is too bare to provide any meaningful information to convince the automated account checker that I'm genuine. I felt horrible after I hung up the phone.
Follow me on Twitter: If you really enjoy my content, and would like to help me improve my quality consider being a patron:. And no forum, software or hack is helpful either. Click the error you need help with and fill out the requested details on the following page. Some people claim that an advantage of a Microsoft account is that you can easily recover your Microsoft account password. Now you should be able to sign in to your Xbox account using your new password. About a week ago I was informed by Microsoft that it appeared that someone else was using my account.
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 1 Mar 10, 2019 4 Oct 8, 2018 9 Aug 20, 2018 2 Aug 18, 2018 2 Jul 2, 2018 5 Jun 19, 2018 1 Jun 18, 2018 5 Mar 30, 2018 7 Mar 8, 2018 1 Mar 5, 2018 4 Feb 17, 2018 4 Aug 4, 2017 2 Aug 3, 2017 2 Sep 12, 2016 3 Aug 3, 2016 1 Jul 19, 2016 4 Jan 1, 2016 1 Dec 27, 2015 G 1 Jun 27, 2015 6 Nov 2, 2010. Recover your Microsoft account The lengthy account recovery page that follows prompts you to verify that the account is yours. Keep up the good work brother! You must answer questions to prove your identity. If the account name is correct, I suppose that delete account may have limitation. In this video I show you how to do a account recovery.
Note: Some viruses will prevent you from downloading Microsoft Security Essentials. This is to protect the privacy of your personal data and provide you with the best personal support possible. I never changed the password from the one I originally registered with. In the meantime there is an important was sent to me from the phone insurance that I needed to print sign and scan back to them. I tried this procedure several times, and I failed even though I still had access to the account.
This goes far beyond email accounts, as well. Use either gmail or another service. The scanner works with the antivirus software that you already have on your computer, regardless of whether the software is from Microsoft. This can be a different non-microsoft email address, telephone number, text number, or other contact information. Microsoft forwards all calls and chats to a center in India, and they all give the same exact answers, all form guides and the party line.