Restore a Google Account

If you deleted your Google Account, you have a short amount of time to try to recover it. To see if you can restore your account, follow the steps below:

  1. Visit the password assistance page.
  2. Select I'm having other problems signing in.
  3. Follow the steps on the screen to verify your identity.

Note: You may not be able to recover your account if you linked another email address, like Hotmail or Yahoo, to your Google Account.


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