How To Recover Your Gmail Password

August 2017

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Forgetting the password to your Gmail account can be a huge inconvenience, especially when your Gmail account is at the center of many of your online activities. However, it is possible to recover your password.

Recovering your Gmail password is fairly easy and to-the-point. If you have forgotten your password and can no longer access your Gmail account, here are a few quick steps to get your account back.

Google Account Recovery

Go to Google's Account Recovery page, enter your account, and click Next:


If you've previously linked a phone number to your account, you can use it to retrieve a verification code by SMS, or you can click on Verify your identity and answer to the security questions.

N.B. If you have not accessed your account for 9 months or more, Gmail may have considered your account as abandoned and may have deleted it from the server. In this case, account recovery is no longer possible.

For more ways and possibilities on how to recover your account please click Here.

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