Guide to reset Gmail account password

If you can’t sign in to your Gmail account because you forgot your google password, do not worry, this guide will help you in setting up a new password for your Gmail or Google account. 

 

Creating a new password on your Gmail must need to have access to at least one recovery option. 

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Through which you can verify the account ownership, and proceed to the next step. 

Method to reset the Gmail password by phone number-

  1. Let’s launch google chrome or any other web browser on your computer. In case, if you can’t load the Gmail on the chrome. You should vanish the cookies and other data on your browser. 
  2. Please type this address in the top address bar, and press enter. 
  3. Please enter your email address (for which you want to reset the password) and press the next button. 
  4. Now enter the last past (that you remember and it was working fine then), and press the next button. 
  5. Choose the recovery method to verify your email address. If you choose a phone as a recovery method, you will get a code over the call or text. 
  6. Enter that code in the form and press the next button. 
  7. Finally, you will get a window to create a new password for yourself. You need to create a new password for your google account now. 

Note- do not share this new password with anyone else. Keep it secret to maintain privacy and security. 

Use another recovery method to verify your account to create a new password- 

If you don’t have a phone to verify your email account, do not worry, there are several other ways to change the password on google account. 

  1. Go back to the Gmail recovery form and type the new email address and press the next key. 
  2. Input your last Gmail password and press the next button. 
  3. Once you see the phone number as a recovery method, you need to click on the try another way. 
  4. Now choose the method through which you can verify your account quickly. 
  5. Now enter the code, which you got there, and press the next or verify button. 
  6. Finally, you will reach the reset password page; please enter your new password here. 

Let’s talk about the recovery type-.

Email address- In this method, you will get a code on the email address, which you have set up for the account recovery. 

Security question- in this method, you will not get any code; it will ask you the answer to several questions, which you have set up earlier for the verification. 

Change your Gmail password through settings- 

If you can log in to your account, but want to change your password for the security purpose. Please use these steps to create a new password. 

  • Let’s login to your Gmail account using any web browser. 
  • Go to the account settings, and click on the security option. 
  • Choose the password section, and enter your current password to sign in again. 
  • Finally, enter here a new password and click on the save or apply changes. 

If you don’t have a computer and want to change the password through a smartphone: you can visit this link: 

https://support.google.com/mail/answer/41078?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en&oco=0

After using these tricks and techniques, you will be able to generate a new password for your google account. 

After creating the password, you should also secure the Gmail account. 

Apart from this, if you have any other questions related to Gmail. Please ask us. We will answer them with the easy to do guide, so you can resolve your email problems efficiently without engaging with more trouble. 

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