Visit the and select Password and Sign In from the list of topics. The second link below may be what you are looking for if the yahoo help page does not avail you. Re-enter your new password to confirm. Once you have logged in, click 'Password and Security'. When I gave them, she was able to give me a temporary password over the phone so I could reset it. Since you forgot your security question then your account must have your number or you can simply choose forgot password. If you have a rescue email address on your account an alternate email address is different then you can use that to reset them : If you don't have a rescue email address you won't be able to add one until you can answer your questions then you will have to contact Support in your country to get the questions reset.
As I remember, you still have to have some critical information about your account e. Mix in numbers and symbols. You can also add a secondary email address to your account. Keep reading on in this article to get help if you need to reset your question. We want to help keep your account secure, so you'll need to. But, thanks, this is a great method if it works and it should be included in a sticky or sidebar of this reddit.
Contact Form Send a support request to Yahoo's customer support team by filling out an online form. Seriously, their phone service rocks! So there is no way that the security question got changed by itself without notification. If you cannot verify your Secret Question and your account doesn't have an alternate email address or phone number we can use to identify you, then you will not be able to reset your password, get answers to questions about your billing, or receive technical support. This is an email address we can use to communicate with you if you no longer have access to your Yahoo! That was in the mid-1990's! I offered my Social Security number to them, but they said it wouldn't help. I have given so many people and businesses that email address, it will be a nightmare to track them all down and change them. But when I called, they said none of those numbers were correct! I've moved several times over the years and can't remember for sure where I was when I set this up, let alone the telephone number. Not the answer you're looking for? Please follow these steps to contact a game advisor for more help.
It is a completly idiotic system and I hope they change it. Would you like to answer one of these instead? I sure hope this helps some other frustrated person who has this problem. Send reset security info email to. Enter the security code Yahoo sent to your mobile phone number on the next screen and click Next. I never created an origin account. You are the only one who can gain access to the account. Wait for the Yahoo support team to review your request and send you an email with further instructions.
Resetting one does not reset the other. Does your child have an account? Complete the form: Old Password, and New Password. Enter your new answer and click Save. How can i know my recovery email or security question answer. I can't remember why I had both numbers; possibly I called one and they gave me the other? What characters can I use for my password? They said I had to give them the phone number associated with the account when I established it. I asked my daughter, who is an excellent online researcher, to see if she could find those old phone numbers. I dont know about anyone else but when I fill out a security question I expect to hardly ever use it.
Did you forget your Security Question and Answer? Private email domains, like email addresses you get from school or work, might expire when you graduate or leave your company. If you entered your secret question incorrectly or forgot what you originally entered, for security reasons, we cannot tell you what your Yahoo! Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. At least one thing they're clearly ahead of Steam. Resetting one does not reset the other. However, I'd like to change my email address to my newer one for ease of access , and I've forgotten my security question, and google hasn't helped. This isn't something that can be fixed by email or indeed on the forum. Contacting Apple about account security : If your country isn't on that page then try this form to contact Support : When they've been reset, and if you don't already have a rescue email address, you can then add one for potential future use : Or if it's available in your country you could change to 2-step verification :.
The strength indicator will let you know how strong your new password is. Make sure that you are automatically notified by email when your question gets a reply by clicking the 'Subscriptions' box on the right hand side of the 'New Question' page. If you cannot verify the answer to your Security Question, you cannot change it to something else. It's your second line of defense. You appear to have forgotten the password and the answers to your security questions and may not have provided an alternative email address. They will send verification codes to the number attached to the account, and you will be able to assign a new password or question.
But still its just a security question. May 16, 2018 When you set up the account, you chose answers to specific security questions. Either I can't remember who I put as my favorite author or I am not giving the name in the same form I gave initially. You can update everything like your email address, name, date of birth, and more on your account. . Hope you get it fixed, lemme know how things go! If you forget the answer to your security question, you won't be able to recover it on your own.
We've made it easy for you to update your password, security question, and account details on your own. This was apparently sufficient authentication for them to reset my questions, despite my not remembering any. I don't have a phone number I can use either. Could be drag if there's no phone nor local service, if there is call itself is free and there's not much waiting on line with calming elevator music to keep company. Follow the steps below to update your security question.
Make the answer to your Account Security Question difficult to guess, too! That is a lot of forgetting. It'll be 2200 by then over here and I doubt they speak Dutch. Go to the page for help logging in to your account. I know of people that have gotten things reset over the phone even after the where his account was compromised over the phone with Apple's assistance. Click Edit, answer your current security question, and click Continue. However, it's necessary to get in touch with Origin Support.