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I’m not getting my code from Microsoft! Solved

How to set up two Problem is, my screen looks nothing like your screen captures. Aside from those of us in this thread who have said we received these warning e-mails recently, everyone else is so quick to claim that they are all fake. Step 3: Launch your preferred authenticator app, then scan the bar code on the screen. I now have a Recovery Code. Yahoo as far as I can remember. The Profile link only allows me to edit my name and email address. I have mine in an encrypted Dropbox folder which I can access from anywhere.

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How to Reset Your Microsoft Account Password In addition I keep them encrypted in a DropBox folder and backed up on my external hard drive and additional cloud storage. Where do I enter a recovery code and how do I get there. Other reasons you might not receive a code If you don’t promptly receive the security code, the delay could be due to issues with your wireless carrier or your Internet service provider. Do change your password regularly. Newsletter and get a copy of The Ask Leo! After another 5 minutes I opted to have them call me a robo call, I assume with the code.

Recover Your Microsoft Account Later by Setting Up a Recovery Code NOW I think the one Microsoft account login. So, for example, if you’ve forgotten your Windows 10 or Windows 8 password but aren’t completely sure what email you’re using to log in with, turn on your computer and take note of it on the login screen. Emailing the sender to verify they intended to send you an attachment is also a good practice for any attachments you’re not expecting. Anything that looks the least bit like spam will be removed. For example, when I clicked the Verify link, nothing happened. Using two-step verification Once you’ve enabled two-step verification on your Microsoft account, logging in to your Microsoft services will require your account password and a security code. To sign in with a single-use code, on the sign in screen, choose Sign in with a single-use code.

Microsoft account security alert( Is this a scam) I will start doing a search for it now! Weve detecting something unusual about this sign-in. My question is when they wanted me to verify my identity with a security code. When I completed the procedure, my Microsoft account was back to normal Figure G. But I’m not getting the code! Email Look for the trusted sender icon on new messages If you receive a message that looks suspicious, or contains an attachment you’re not expecting, look for the trusted sender icon and mail header. I insert my password and I am told to get a second code. It’s important not to forget that once you’ve disabled two-step verification, you need to update with your old password the apps and devices you updated with the app passwords to get them working again.

How to use two I find this typical of Microsoft. It’s been three days since I reported what for me is a serious issue and still no reply. Of course I am afraid of being locked out of my computer. I know I’m putting in the right email, because it’s the only one I’ve ever used. As a part of this procedure, I was prompted to verify my account. This added layer of security is important, as it confirms that you are indeed the person who owns the account, and that you are the person who can rightfully create and hold the account recovery code. Make sure you trust the sender before downloading any attachments or pictures or clicking any links.

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Update Your Microsoft Account Security Info for Xbox Live Using a browser, sign in to your Microsoft account, the one you want to use as sign in account on your Windows computer 3. You seeking help where you can find a recovery or product to store for future use. The only reason I ask is this didn’t flag my two-step or anything like that, and I don’t know if this is something to be concerned about. If someone else has access to your account, they have your password and might be trying to access your personal information or send junk email. Alternatively, you can also sign in to your Outlook.

Fake email from Microsoft Account team Some carriers process requests more slowly than others. Whenever you access, change personal information, or add new contact information to your Microsoft account, a is generated and sent to either an email address or mobile phone number in your account security information. Using a browser, sign in to your Microsoft account, the one you want to use as sign in account on your Windows computer 3. Other reasons you might not receive a code If you don’t promptly receive the security code, the delay could be due to issues with your wireless carrier or your Internet service provider. I’ll review how to change the mobile number and keep it up to date. Security info is an alternate email address or phone number that you add to your account.

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How to troubleshoot the Microsoft account verification procedure in Windows 8.1 Note: Single-use codes aren’t available in all regions yet. You’ll need to enter your email address and the mobile number you associated with your Microsoft account. The more secure sign-in experience Once you have set up two-step verification on your Microsoft Account, every time you need to sign into your Outlook or to another Microsoft service, you’ll be asked to enter a security code. How to set up two-step verification with a phone number Another way you can set up two-step verification on your Outlook and Microsoft accounts is by using your phone number. This means that your old, forgotten password is still the valid one on the computer. I can’t change that alternate mail to another valid one. Regardless of the method, the process is basically the same.

How to troubleshoot the Microsoft account verification procedure in Windows 8.1 Also, I am using it on an aged desktop computer, no gearbox anywhere for me, except on Firefox…. If there is unusual activity on your account, we should already have notified you through email. Are you using two-step verification on your Outlook and Microsoft accounts? However, to do this I must first enter a code which Microsoft is suppose to send me via email. I then followed the steps to convert my Microsoft account to a Local account Figure D. Thanks and Best Regards, Ahmed Ashraf GamalEldin Unfortunately your post is off topic here, in the TechNet Site Feedback forum, because it is not Feedback about the TechNet Website or Subscription. You guys here need to give some credence to that fact. To learn how to do this, go to.

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How to use two I’m not entirely convinced that that the e-mail you received is actually a fake. Prepare properly so you won’t get locked out. Now you can continue as told in to add or remove security emails and phone numbers In your case now, the security code you did not find was sent to the email address mentioned above in step 6. The email address that I received these on is a rather simple one I nabbed back at the dawn of Gmail, so I get a lot of weird emails about people trying to sign up for various sites with it. Any previous recovery code you may have had for this account is no longer valid. Once a second authentication is set up, every time you sign in from a new location or on a new device, you’ll be prompted a security code to prove that you’re, who to say you are.

I’m not getting my code from Microsoft! Solved

How to set up two

Problem is, my screen looks nothing like your screen captures. Aside from those of us in this thread who have said we received these warning e-mails recently, everyone else is so quick to claim that they are all fake. Step 3: Launch your preferred authenticator app, then scan the bar code on the screen. I now have a Recovery Code. Yahoo as far as I can remember. The Profile link only allows me to edit my name and email address. I have mine in an encrypted Dropbox folder which I can access from anywhere.

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How to Reset Your Microsoft Account Password

In addition I keep them encrypted in a DropBox folder and backed up on my external hard drive and additional cloud storage. Where do I enter a recovery code and how do I get there. Other reasons you might not receive a code If you don’t promptly receive the security code, the delay could be due to issues with your wireless carrier or your Internet service provider. Do change your password regularly. Newsletter and get a copy of The Ask Leo! After another 5 minutes I opted to have them call me a robo call, I assume with the code.

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Recover Your Microsoft Account Later by Setting Up a Recovery Code NOW

I think the one Microsoft account login. So, for example, if you’ve forgotten your Windows 10 or Windows 8 password but aren’t completely sure what email you’re using to log in with, turn on your computer and take note of it on the login screen. Emailing the sender to verify they intended to send you an attachment is also a good practice for any attachments you’re not expecting. Anything that looks the least bit like spam will be removed. For example, when I clicked the Verify link, nothing happened. Using two-step verification Once you’ve enabled two-step verification on your Microsoft account, logging in to your Microsoft services will require your account password and a security code. To sign in with a single-use code, on the sign in screen, choose Sign in with a single-use code.

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Microsoft account security alert( Is this a scam)

I will start doing a search for it now! Weve detecting something unusual about this sign-in. My question is when they wanted me to verify my identity with a security code. When I completed the procedure, my Microsoft account was back to normal Figure G. But I’m not getting the code! Email Look for the trusted sender icon on new messages If you receive a message that looks suspicious, or contains an attachment you’re not expecting, look for the trusted sender icon and mail header. I insert my password and I am told to get a second code. It’s important not to forget that once you’ve disabled two-step verification, you need to update with your old password the apps and devices you updated with the app passwords to get them working again.

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How to use two

I find this typical of Microsoft. It’s been three days since I reported what for me is a serious issue and still no reply. Of course I am afraid of being locked out of my computer. I know I’m putting in the right email, because it’s the only one I’ve ever used. As a part of this procedure, I was prompted to verify my account. This added layer of security is important, as it confirms that you are indeed the person who owns the account, and that you are the person who can rightfully create and hold the account recovery code. Make sure you trust the sender before downloading any attachments or pictures or clicking any links.

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Update Your Microsoft Account Security Info for Xbox Live

Using a browser, sign in to your Microsoft account, the one you want to use as sign in account on your Windows computer 3. You seeking help where you can find a recovery or product to store for future use. The only reason I ask is this didn’t flag my two-step or anything like that, and I don’t know if this is something to be concerned about. If someone else has access to your account, they have your password and might be trying to access your personal information or send junk email. Alternatively, you can also sign in to your Outlook.

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Fake email from Microsoft Account team

Some carriers process requests more slowly than others. Whenever you access, change personal information, or add new contact information to your Microsoft account, a is generated and sent to either an email address or mobile phone number in your account security information. Using a browser, sign in to your Microsoft account, the one you want to use as sign in account on your Windows computer 3. Other reasons you might not receive a code If you don’t promptly receive the security code, the delay could be due to issues with your wireless carrier or your Internet service provider. I’ll review how to change the mobile number and keep it up to date. Security info is an alternate email address or phone number that you add to your account.

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How to troubleshoot the Microsoft account verification procedure in Windows 8.1

Note: Single-use codes aren’t available in all regions yet. You’ll need to enter your email address and the mobile number you associated with your Microsoft account. The more secure sign-in experience Once you have set up two-step verification on your Microsoft Account, every time you need to sign into your Outlook or to another Microsoft service, you’ll be asked to enter a security code. How to set up two-step verification with a phone number Another way you can set up two-step verification on your Outlook and Microsoft accounts is by using your phone number. This means that your old, forgotten password is still the valid one on the computer. I can’t change that alternate mail to another valid one. Regardless of the method, the process is basically the same.

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How to troubleshoot the Microsoft account verification procedure in Windows 8.1

Also, I am using it on an aged desktop computer, no gearbox anywhere for me, except on Firefox…. If there is unusual activity on your account, we should already have notified you through email. Are you using two-step verification on your Outlook and Microsoft accounts? However, to do this I must first enter a code which Microsoft is suppose to send me via email. I then followed the steps to convert my Microsoft account to a Local account Figure D. Thanks and Best Regards, Ahmed Ashraf GamalEldin Unfortunately your post is off topic here, in the TechNet Site Feedback forum, because it is not Feedback about the TechNet Website or Subscription. You guys here need to give some credence to that fact. To learn how to do this, go to.

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How to use two

I’m not entirely convinced that that the e-mail you received is actually a fake. Prepare properly so you won’t get locked out. Now you can continue as told in to add or remove security emails and phone numbers In your case now, the security code you did not find was sent to the email address mentioned above in step 6. The email address that I received these on is a rather simple one I nabbed back at the dawn of Gmail, so I get a lot of weird emails about people trying to sign up for various sites with it. Any previous recovery code you may have had for this account is no longer valid. Once a second authentication is set up, every time you sign in from a new location or on a new device, you’ll be prompted a security code to prove that you’re, who to say you are.

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