How do I recover my login information for my Xbox account?

A simple 8 step guide for solving this common Xbox problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

Before you get started, be sure you have: Email address on the account (if applicable)
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Hi you can begin the recovery process by going to this page https://login.live.com
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Click "Forgot Password"
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Click "I forgot my password" then click Next
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Enter your email address
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Then in the box below, enter the characters that you see in the box
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They will then send you an email with your reset password link, click that link
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In the new screen that opens up, enter your new password, then enter the password again to confirm.
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If this doesn't work for you, then you can either call them for help over the phone with this number call Xbox here, or you can submit your issue to them online using one of the contacts at this link contact info here. Let me know if this helps!
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Author:GetHuman-robert133 years ago

About this Step by Step Guide

After thousands of Xbox customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: How do I recover my login information for my Xbox account?; My Xbox one headset adapter broke and I have spent over $*** on new headsets; I can't sign in to my Youtube account on my Xbox one; I keep getting a notice that i have an old version of the game that i have to reset my rank and unlocks to continue; I want to remove a debit card number from my xbox. I don't even remember if I have a microsoft account.; When I trie to login in to my account it allways "please download it again"and when I do that it doesn't work... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 8 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 49 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Xbox. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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