The need of recovering the Hotmail account arises due to various reasons. The first and foremost reason may be that you have forgotten your password. In that case you have to recover your password. Another cause may be that your account has been hacked by a hacker in that case you have to seek help from a support company for hacked account recovery. And the last cause is that you may have made multiple attempts of login in your account then your account gets blocked and you are left with only one option that is Hotmail account recovery. In this article we shall be discussing various methods of recovering the account.
You can recover your account in two ways one is the process in which your alternate email ID or our Hotmail phone number is linked to the account and another method is when you don’t remember any security question or neither your email ID nor your phone number is linked. We will discuss here both the process of recovering the Hotmail account in detail.
Hotmail Account Recovery through Alternate Email Id
- Below the password field of the login page you will find “forgot your password?”, if you click on it you will be taken to the steps of recovery.
- When you are redirected to the recovery page then you will have to input Hotmail ID and captcha. Once you enter it, then select “continue”.
- After that you have to choose through which medium you want to receive the recovery instructions.
- You can provide alternate email id in which you will receive the instructions which will help you to recover the password.
- You will get the instructions with a link by clicking on that link you will be taken to password recovery page where you have to provide the new password.
- Once you receive the confirmation that your password is changed then you should again try to login in the account. If you are able to login that means you were successful in recovering the account.
Hotmail Account Recovery without Alternative Email Id
- First of all, you have to visit the website of Hotmail there you have to click on ‘can’t access your account?’ link. After that you have to select ‘I forgot my password’ then you will be directed to a link where you have to click on ‘reset your password’ link.
- Once you click on that you have to enter your blocked Hotmail ID and the given Captcha then click next and further as you don’t have an alternate email id or you don’t remember the security question so you need to Click on “I can’t use any of these options.”
- As soon as you click on that you will find that “Recover your Microsoft account” appears, there you have to enter your alternative E-Mail ID under the “Contact email address” and click on “Next” button.
- After that you find that “Account Info” page appears, fill all the details regarding your account and click on “Submit”. This will recover your account.
Further if you find any of these steps difficult to interpret or you have difficulty in following them, then you can seek help from our support company. As soon as you contact us our executives will guide you through the steps of Hotmail account recovery.