How To Recover Forgot Outlook Password?
Having multiple online accounts and different passwords for all these accounts make it difficult to remember each and every password, and thus many users face trouble logging into their account due to entering the wrong password or forgetting it completely.
While some may keep a single password for all the account which is strictly Not Recommended to any users regardless of the accounts as it makes all the accounts (with the same password) vulnerable to cyber crimes. And as email accounts are more vulnerable to cyber crimes such as hacking and phishing, it is best to always set a unique password for each and every email account.
However, if you set a unique password for your Outlook Email and have forgotten it, no problem as the following guide will help you easily recover your account.
5 Steps to Recover Forgot Outlook Password
Though it is not possible to recover your forgot password of Outlook email account, but we can surely help you reset a new password and get access to your Outlook email account. Here are the steps:
1.) Go to the Sign-in page of your Microsoft account and enter your user ID (Email, phone, or Skype) and click on the Next button.
2.) On the next screen, click on the Forgot my password link. You will be directed to next page where you will need to select I forgot my password option and click on the Next button.
3.) Enter the captcha shown on the next screen and click on the Next button. You will get three options on the next screen something like these:
- Email [email protected]
- Text ********56
- I don’t have any of these
You will need to select any one as per your preference to verify your identity.
4.) If you select any of the top two options and click on Send Code button, you will receive a security code on your email/phone (depending on the option you chose). Enter the Security code on the subsequent screen and click on the Next button.
5.) You will get to the Password Reset page. Now, simply create your new password click on the Next button to recover your Outlook email account.
Note: In case you select I don’t have any of these option (Step 3), you will be directed to a new page where you will be prompted to enter an alternative email address to receive a code which you will need to enter on the next screen. Then, you will be asked to fill a form. If the Outlook support team verifies you as the rightful owner of the account, you will be allowed to access your Outlook email account.
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