Articles tagged: lost password
Outlook.com, Hotmail, and Microsoft account compromise and loss happens. How to get your account back varies based on just what was stolen. I’ll review different scenarios.
If you’ve lost your Facebook password, there are a couple of ways to recover: use the Facebook process, or check your browser’s remembered passwords.
Security questions are a cornerstone of much internet security. I’ll look at what they are, how they fail, why you should avoid them, and what to do if you can’t.
Facebook account hacks happen. There are steps you need to take, not only to recover your account but to prevent it from being hacked again.
Unfortunately, Facebook account hacks are common. I’ll look at the process Facebook takes you through to recover a hacked Facebook account.
It turns out that resetting your Windows account password is frighteningly easy as long as you have physical access to the machine.
Forgot your Hotmail password? Your Outlook.com password? There are a couple of ways to regain access to your account. Using recovery information you set up originally, or information you can remember about the account, I’ll show you how to go about getting your account back.
If you try to login to your Hotmail account and the password won’t work and your secret questions are all different, it’s pretty clear what’s happened.