How to recover Gmail account: After reading my guide on how to create Gmail accounts, you were able to create your email account through the well-known service offered by Google. But now it’s been weeks and every time you try to log in to your Gmail account, you are denied access.
Rest assured, there’s nothing to worry about – it’s a pretty common problem. To help you, however, I need to know your problem in detail. Can’t remember the password associated with the account? Or, while typing your e-mail address correctly, are you having problems accessing your mailbox? If the answer to these or similar questions is yes, know that nothing is lost.
To succeed in recover Gmail account, it is in fact sufficient to take advantage of the emergency functions provided by Google. Based on the information you have chosen to link to your account, you will be able to restore access to Gmail in a fairly simple and immediate way without losing any of your previous communications. To find out more, read on: everything is explained below.
Before proceeding to explain how to recover gmail account, there is a small preliminary step you could try to take. Gmail offers a number of methods for recovering your account, but sometimes you may not even need to do them.
You might, in fact, try a check the passwords that have been saved on your device (whether it is a PC or a smartphone / tablet) and to recover that of your Gmail account, if present. To know in detail how to make the most of this method, I invite you to consult my guide about it.
How to recover lost Gmail account
If you have lost your Gmail account because you have forgotten your email address, password or other useful data to log in and the method I have shown you in previous chapter it can’t help you, there are other solutions you can use. All you need to do is keep reading this guide and apply the method that is best suited to your specific situation.
How to recover Gmail account without password
In case you have forgot your Gmail account password and are trying to retrieve it, first head to the Google login pageenter yours email address or yours telephone number In the field where you are prompted and then press the button Forward. Then you have to click on the item Forgot password?.
If you have connected your telephone to your email, a notification about it will be sent to you and you will be able to log into your account. At this point, all you have to do is press the button Yup that appears on the page that will automatically open on your phone. If, on the other hand, this step is not feasible for you, press the button Try another method.
In the event that you have enabled the two-step verification for your account, you can also use that to regain access to your account. To do this you have to press on the item Receive a verification code from the Google Authenticator app and then open the same app on your phone. Now copy the code related to Google on the recovery page and then press the button Forward. If not even this option is for you, instead, just press on the item Try another method.
Another solution that you can resort to is to get yourself send an email to the recovery address associated with the email address you are trying to access. In this case, all you have to do is access the mailbox you set as a recovery email, open the message sent by Google and copy the Numerical code present inside. You must then enter the latter in the Google password recovery page and you must press the button Forward.
If you have no way to take advantage of this method, you can also skip this step by pressing the key Try another method. Therefore, if a telephone numberyou can choose to be contacted about it: just press the button Send SMS or up Who lovesdepending on your preferences and enter the code which is reported to you by the method you have chosen. Once this is done, then, press the button Forward.
Once you have decided on the method to recover your Gmail account, you can immediately set a new password or skip the step to deal with it later. Anyway, if you are interested in changing your Gmail password, I invite you to consult my guide where I show you how to change your Gmail password.
The exact same procedure can be performed on smartphone or tablet through theGmail app for Android And iOS / iPadOS: all you have to do is follow the same steps that I showed you in the course of this chapter, as they are perfectly the same.
How to recover Gmail account without phone number
Can’t log into your Gmail account anymore and can’t use your phone to recover it? No problem: Google has made available a wide variety of methods to regain access to your account even without some of the essential data, including, of course, the phone number.
In this case, for recover a Gmail account without a phone number you must, once again, go to the Google login page and enter yours email addressthen click on the button Forward. Later, you can attempt to recover your account by entering an old password that has been set to your account in the past. If this matches, you will regain access to your account immediately.
If you are looking to do this procedure via smartphone or tableteven in this case the steps are exactly the same as those I just showed you.
In case this method is not for you, you can always try other solutions provided by Google to recover your Gmail account without the help of the phone number. You can see all those available in the previous chapter.
How to recover deleted Gmail account
In the event that you have deleted your Gmail account by mistake, know that you can always recover it, as long as the deletion is not too old. Within a certain time limit, in fact, Google allows you to get your account back even after deletion.
If you are looking to recover a deleted Gmail accountfirst head to the Google recovery page and enter theemail address or the telephone number of the email you want to recover and then click on the button Forward twice.
At this point you will be asked all the security solutions that I have listed in the previous chapterso you just have to follow the same steps until you find the right one for you to recover your account.
That’s all: once you have unlocked your account with one of the methods proposed to you, Gmail will be accessible again with the email that was deleted, now restored and working again.
Of course, you can also recover your deleted account on smartphone and tablet via browser. In this case, to recover a normal account, the procedure is the same as I indicated in the course of this chapter.
If the account you want to recover is within a Family Link (if it is, for example, your child’s account), the process is quite simple. First open the Family Link site and press onicon ≡ and then select the item Recover your child’s account.
Now you have to enter the password of the parent account in the appropriate field and then click on the button Forward. Then click on the button RECOVER located in correspondence with the account you are trying to recover and it will be operational again immediately afterwards.
The same procedure is not feasible directly from the Family Link application, but can be performed from smartphone and tablet from browser in the same way, following the same instructions I showed you a moment ago. For more information on Family Link, please read the tutorial I dedicated to the service.
How to recover disabled Gmail account
Before explaining to you how to recover a disabled Gmail account, it is good that you know the reasons that can lead to such a thing. You must know, in fact, that it is Google itself that deactivates the accounts if they do not comply with the rules oi terms and conditions of the same.
If you have found yourself in this situation and are trying to recover your account, know that all is not lost: you can in fact appeal to get it back. To find out more, I invite you to consult my guide where I show you how to restore the Google account.
How to recover locked Gmail account
You are no longer able to log into your Gmail account because it appears blocked? You must know that there is not exactly one way to block an account, so the problems you ran into could be related to the categories I have already told you about in the course of this guide. My advice, therefore, is to identify the problem by consulting one of the chapters of this tutorial and following the one that best suits your situation.
How to recover stolen Gmail account
If your Gmail account has been stolen, I will reassure you immediately by telling you that there are solutions to get it back. All you have to do is follow a couple of steps to increase the security of your account and to chase away any unwanted “guests” who have sneaked into it, modifying or stealing their data. In this regard, I invite you to read my guide where I show you how to recover a stolen Google account.