Remembering multiple passwords for different online accounts can be difficult for a lot of people. And if you enter the wrong password multiple times, you may be blocked from accessing your account temporarily for several hours. So what to do in such case?
If you are an Outlook user and have forgotten the password for your account, you can quickly recover your account by resetting the password for your Outlook account. However, to reset the password for your Outlook account, you must have access to the account recovery options such as alternate email address or phone number associated with your account. If you have access to any of such recovery options, you can follow the below-mentioned steps to recover your Outlook account easily.
Steps to Recover Forgotten Outlook Password
1.) Go to the Microsoft Log-in page and enter your user ID (Email, phone, or Skype) in the provided field. Once entered, click Next.
2.) Now on the next screen, click Forgot my password link and you’ll be taken to the next screen. Select I forgot my password option and click Next.
3.) next, enter the captcha as shown on your screen and click Next. You will get three options something like these:
o Email [email protected]**mail.com
o Text ********86
o I don’t have any of these
Select any one of the options as per your preference to verify your identity.
4.) If you select any of the top two options, click Send Code. You’ll get a security code on your phone or email (as per the option you selected). Enter the code on the subsequent screen and click Next.
5.) This will take you to the Password Reset page. Simply enter your new password and click Next to recover your Outlook email account.
Note: If you select I don’t have any of these options in Step 3, you’ll be taken to a new page where you’ll be asked to provide an alternative email address. Do so and follow the on-screen instructions. If you are verified as the rightful owner of the account, you will be allowed to access your Outlook account.
if you are unable to follow the above steps or if you need some professional assistance, get in touch with Microsoft technical engineers. Outlook customer support service offering round the clock assistance via a 24-hour toll-free number, email, and live chat support. Feel free to contact anytime, from anywhere, for any problem.