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You will need to contact your e-mail provider to clear up this issue.

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I have forgotten my email address how do I find it


Important information can sometimes be sent to an old email address that you no longer use.

For instance, if you registered a domain name, a website hosting account, a PayPal, or eBay account with an old email address but forgot to update your account when you switched email providers, then messages sent by those sites will be overlooked.

Finding old email accounts is not that difficult, especially because email users tend to use the same user name, or variations of it, for all email accounts.

If you know, or have an idea of what the old user name was, then retrieving, or changing the password is simple, but each email server uses a different user name or password retrieval method.

Call your internet provider and tell them you have forgotten your email account.

Give them your name and account number, found on your monthly statement.
In some cases the Internet provider will want to email this information to you.

Be sure they send the information to the alternate email address which you can access.
You don't want them to send messages to the email address you can't currently access.

The internet provider will ask you the security question you selected when signing up for the account.

If you can't remember what you selected, then the customer service representative may ask for a user name, your address, or the telephone number under which you registered the account.

Reset the password with the customer service representative over the phone.
The representative will help you change the user name if needed and reset the password so you can access the account again.
Yahoo Email

Go to the Yahoo mail page which asks you for your Yahoo ID.

Click on "I can't access my account."

Make the appropriate selection from the choices.
If you choose "I can't remember my user ID" then Yahoo will have you answer the "secret questions" they asked when you signed up.

These questions will be something like: "What was your first car?" or "Who was your third grade teacher?" If you answer coincides with the answer you gave when you signed up for the account.

Yahoo will give you your user ID.

After recovering your user ID, click on "I can't access my account" again and select "I can't remember my password," then click next and you will be taken to a change password screen, where you can change your password.

Start using your old Yahoo email account.
MSN Hotmail Email

Go to the Hotmail, or the MSN ID page, where it asks for your user name and password
Enter your user ID.

Unfortunately, MSN requires you to remember the user ID.

Click on "I have forgotten password"

Choose whether you want your password mailed to you or changed.
Unless you have registered a secondary email, if you choose email then the password will be sent to the account you can't access.

If you want to change password then you will be asked the security questions you specified when you registered the account.

Questions are something similar to, "Mothers birth place?" You may also be asked for your zip code, or address.

Enter a new password.

Enter anew password when the MSN ID page loads again and access your old email account.
Gmail Email

Access the Gmail ID page and click on "I can't access my account."

Choose the appropriate selection from the page that loads.
Options include, "I have forgotten my password" and "I have forgotten my user name."

If you select "I forgot user name," then click on "retrieve user name page," which you will see further down on the page.

Enter the alternate e-mail with which you registered the account.
The user name will be sent to that email.

Select "I have forgotten my password" If you know your user name then choose and click on "retrieve password" page.

Enter your user name on the page that comes up and then answer the confidential question that is asked.

Send password reset instructions to an alternate email and access your old Gmail email account.

Dec 26, 2013 | PC Desktops

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How to change Yahoo! Account's password from Yahoo! Mail


This changes will apply to all your yahoo accounts including Yahoo Messenger, Yahoo Mail, Yahoo Finance etc..etc..
Most people might already know about this, but for those who don't know yet about changing Yahoo!Mail password, I write this article to help them change the yahoo! Mail password. Your Yahoo! password always applies to your entire Yahoo! account. This means that it is valid not only for Yahoo! Mail, but also for Yahoo! Messenger, the Yahoo! Music Engine, My Yahoo!, Yahoo! Finance, etc. and all of Yahoo!'s other personalized services. If someone breaks into any of these accounts, you'll want to change your password or you may just need to change it.Here's how to change your password from Yahoo! Mail:
1.Login to your Yahoo! Mail account using your current username and password [Click Here]. Below are the Yahoo! mail Login boxes below with illustrations.

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Type in your username and password into the boxes and click Sign In.


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Once you are logged in, locate and click your username on the top-left corner of the page eg. Click "Hi Mike....." Now, from the drop-down menu that appears, select Account Info.

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A new browser/tab/window will appears asking you to verify your password.

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Type your password into the box and click Sign In. The Account Information page appears. Now on the Account Information page, locate "Change Your Password".


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Type in your old/current password and your new password twice in the respective boxes provided and click "Save", then "Continue" on the next page.

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That's all, your Yahoo Password has been changed.


Note: Options and User Interfaces menus might change as per Yahoo!'s updates. Will keep you updated time and again.
Good Luck.

on Jan 12, 2011 | PC Desktops

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How do I restore my e-mail account?


Which email account there are many ?
gmail , yahoo , outlook express , hotmail , ........


Important information can sometimes be sent to an old email address that you no longer use.
For instance, if you registered a domain name, a website hosting account, a PayPal, or eBay account with an old email address but forgot to update your account when you switched email providers, then messages sent by those sites will be overlooked.
Finding old email accounts is not that difficult, especially because email users tend to use the same user name, or variations of it, for all email accounts.
If you know, or have an idea of what the old user name was, then retrieving, or changing the password is simple, but each email server uses a different user name or password retrieval method.

Call your internet provider and tell them you have forgotten your email account.
Give them your name and account number, found on your monthly statement.
In some cases the Internet provider will want to email this information to you.
Be sure they send the information to the alternate email address which you can access.
You don't want them to send messages to the email address you can't currently access.


The internet provider will ask you the security question you selected when signing up for the account. If you can't remember what you selected, then the customer service representative may ask for a user name, your address, or the telephone number under which you registered the account.


Reset the password with the customer service representative over the phone.
The representative will help you change the user name if needed and reset the password so you can access the account again.

Yahoo Email

Go to the Yahoo mail page which asks you for your Yahoo ID.


Click on "I can't access my account."


Make the appropriate selection from the choices.
If you choose "I can't remember my user ID" then Yahoo will have you answer the "secret questions" they asked when you signed up.
These questions will be something like: "What was your first car?" or "Who was your third grade teacher?" If you answer coincides with the answer you gave when you signed up for the account.
Yahoo will give you your user ID.


After recovering your user ID, click on "I can't access my account" again and select "I can't remember my password," then click next and you will be taken to a change password screen, where you can change your password.


Start using your old Yahoo email account.

MSN Hotmail Email

Go to the Hotmail, or the MSN ID page, where it asks for your user name and password
Enter your user ID.
Unfortunately, MSN requires you to remember the user ID.


Click on "I have forgotten password"


Choose whether you want your password mailed to you or changed.
Unless you have registered a secondary email, if you choose email then the password will be sent to the account you can't access.
If you want to change password then you will be asked the security questions you specified when you registered the account.
Questions are something similar to, "Mothers birth place?" You may also be asked for your zip code, or address.


Enter a new password.


Enter anew password when the MSN ID page loads again and access your old email account.

Gmail Email

Access the Gmail ID page and click on "I can't access my account."


Choose the appropriate selection from the page that loads.
Options include, "I have forgotten my password" and "I have forgotten my user name."
If you select "I forgot user name," then click on "retrieve user name page," which you will see further down on the page.
Enter the alternate e-mail with which you registered the account.
The user name will be sent to that email.


Select "I have forgotten my password" If you know your user name then choose and click on "retrieve password" page.


Enter your user name on the page that comes up and then answer the confidential question that is asked.

Send password reset instructions to an alternate email and access your old Gmail email account.

Jul 16, 2013 | PC Desktops

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I use my yahoo account e-mail for business and personal reasons. Since last night, I am unable to access my account. I tried changing my password but no luck! It is ESSENTIAL that I am able to access that...


If this is on another computer make sure your caps lock is off. (you seem to not have it on when you typed this). Sometimes changing passwords may take a few minutes to take effect. Also try typing your password into notepad to make sure that all the keys are working properly.

Jul 23, 2011 | PC Desktops

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New laptop. Trying to set up Outlook which is loaded on the computer. I am trying to manually enter settings for incoming and outgoing mail, etc. I do not remember or have on my password/user ID list...


You call your internet service provider--the company that you use for mail. They will ask you to identify yourself and then can give you your username and password.
Your email address gives you a clue as to whom you deal with for email.

Oct 15, 2010 | PC Desktops

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You tell me to use my email address as my password but when I do, it rejects phillman@verizon.net, telling me it is already used. That's impossible.


I was in a live chat with you.. What happened? A disconnect? Anyways. If you are unable to access your account then you can change your e-mail ID here
https://support.turbotax.intuit.com/cgi-bin/turbotax.cfg/php/enduser/email_change_form.php
  • TurboTax Online User ID
  • Old e-mail address
  • New e-mail address
  • Mailing address
  • Daytime phone number
  • One of the following via fax or digital scan:
    • Driver's License; or
    • Military ID; or
    • Notarized document with your name and address.
You will receive an e-mail verification when the e-mail address associated with your TurboTax Online account has been changed.

Source:
http://turbotax.intuit.com/support/kb/buying-and-billing/orders-and-refunds/611.html


Hope that helps,
Sai.

So

Feb 18, 2009 | PC Desktops

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Password


Great!! Glad I could help.

Jun 18, 2008 | PC Desktops

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E-mail won't accept my password


Dear Darkmark,

If u have forgetten u r E-mail password no problem dear jut what u have to do is when u open u r E-mail when u r trying to login in u r account there is one option that is (fot got Password) click that option then it will show u another window it will ask u another additional question that u have selected for u when u have created for first time u have selected question for u for eg. u r pet name, u r date of birth like this if u remember that thing that at first time u have put on that option. when typed it correctly then it will ask to change u r password after that u can access u r E-mail account.

Regards,
Bittu_8

Feb 13, 2008 | Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop

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