Microsoft will take you through an extra security process to make sure you are not trying to steal the account. So make sure that you back everything up first. Even myself as a veteran have learned new things and even more I have learned what makes windows phones the best. Warning If you want to change the Microsoft account you use on your phone, you must first reset your phone to factory settings, which will delete everything you've ever added to your phone. Now, I can't remember it, so I cannot access my phone. That's what the feature is meant to do.
I don't use my Microsoft email, so I never knew it had a problem till I tried to download an app. So I turn it off. Once you can log in on the computer, try it on the phone again. Important: Resetting your phone erases all personal content, including apps, and restores the factory settings. Hi Thor didn't expect you to be here. I'll try everything wow, im as much desperated as you are, i see that this post is from last year, were you able to solve it?? Go to the microsoft account login page at login. You basically performed a hard reset on the device which erased all data.
Contact your mobile operator, check their website, or look through your phone's documentation to learn how to do that. This may display a list of previous logins and reveal the user Microsoft account name. Also one of the nicest features of a windows phone is SkyDrive, you didn't have the auto upload feature turned on? We want you to know that The Informr is an independent resource. It was the best experience in my entire life Thanks!! When you get to the Keep your life in sync screen, tap Sign in, then follow the instructions to sign in with the account you want to use. I'm still trying to access the code I think is.
In this quick tutorial we'll show you how to set up a password on your Nokia Lumia 800. I have forgotten my password in a Microsoft phone please help. I used it for a while, but I figured out that features drained my battery. I'm currently waiting 255 minutes to try again. Method 2: One of the features of Find My Phone on Windows Phone site is Erase.
Had to have been a coincidence when you tried it. I have forgotten the password, and my number is not working. If yes, all your photos will be on your onedrive. Every time I insert an incorrect code, It will make me wait. My Lumia 535 does not recognize my passcode. I didn't get this point should I press the any two combination buttons at the same time or should I press press one by one? There is no other way to reset lock screen password. I can do that, but I'd like to back my Lumia 920 up first.
I will turn SkyDrive autoupload feature on. There is a small confusion about this point can you please help me on this poit should we use combination of any buttons or we have to press the all buttons Or volume up and valume down Or valume up and power off button Or valume down and power off? I think it was caused by: I have a confusion with point. Your phone will restore itself to factory settings. If you have cloud backup enabled, you can restore data from backup after resetting Windows Phone. Some examples of Microsoft accounts end in live, hotmail, outlook. Every invalid attempt duplicates the numbers of seconds Do you know if in any moment the phone will not let me insert a new code? Then go to the Windows Store and choose which applications you would like to download. And I remember I started with 4.
Maybe they can do something about it. You may need to check your email inbox or phone for that. When I asked Vodafone, they said I need letters and numbers, but the passcodes are numbers only You will have to factory reset the Nokia Lumia device. Make sure your phone has. Check how fast You can unlock Nokia Lumia 530 by using our site. From a consumer standpoint from what I know so far, if you forgot the code it's impossible to get into the phone again without a hard reset, which will wipe all the data in the phone.
Would be kinda silly if anyone could access a phone without the lock password. I have tried: I tried to delete Microsoft account On a Window's phone, you are not able to delete the email account that was initially set up on the phone unless you factory reset the device. It was the best experience in my entire life Thanks!! Is it possible to reset the Windows Phone password without doing a hard reset?. I hope not, so I can keep trying Thank you so much for your replys! Press step by step one by one. That is a hands down must. Do not access any bank or financial apps until you have done a hard reset to protect against theft.
I remember that the code contens the digitsd 4, 5, 6 and 8. Your will be returned to factory settings. Mine Lumia 920 did this when my account password reset without my knowledge. There is no way to recover a passcode using an email on the Nokia Lumia devices like you can on Android with your Google Account. I've been trying since last night inserting a possible combination and if it fails, it makes me wait. As I said, I can do a hard reset, but I need to back up first. I have tried: We have tried to remove the current account without any change The windows password has stamped itself on my internet explorer's blocking all internet connections it's showing a Hotmail account asking for a password I do not know of? If u find out any solution do tell me! While we aim to provide you with the most accurate information and keep things up to date, prices and terms of products and services can change.