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9 comments on “Lost Gmail Account Recovery With No Phone or Alternate Email”

  1. Dear Leo,
    With publishing this article you have done the world a great service and deserve the highest praise!

    I don’t have a need for this advice but almost every day I see something that someone else does.

    Thank you!

  2. I was able to recover an account with a with a drivers license. But like shown above it takes a while to get to this place. I did the “try another way” several times. (5 or 6). Then when they did respond I missed it because I didn’t read my emails carefully. Finally found the email asking for my drivers license. But in the end I did get my account back. Whew. It was lucky for me that they kept responding. I kept forgetting I had asked. Duh.

  3. Wish to acces my old Youtube channel.
    Got my Gmail address right.
    Got the password right.
    The problem: Changed my phone number and email adress years ago. So SMS/voice call is not an option. What to do please ?

    Thanx in advance.
    Your kind help will be greatly appriciated Team Leo!!

  4. I had lost the account on my laptop.
    Unknowingly I had used my landline as a verification telephone number to receive texts.
    Tried everything you suggested but with no luck.

    Opened my tabletop computer and and was able to go into the account settings and change the telephone number/password.

    It’s all good.


  5. my email id is [email address removed],

    i have not any recovery email id with thiis account ,

    and i forgot passowrd ,

    now not able to recover my accout , Please help


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