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PayPal Account Recovery Guide- Get All The Methods For Password Recovery

PayPal or PayPal Holdings Inc is an American-based company that operates worldwide, especially for online payments dealing in online money transfers and other transactions. PayPal is popular and widely known everywhere because a lot of people use it. If you are also a regular user of PayPal and happen to forget the password then don’t panic because now you can easily do your PayPal account recovery. There are several options from which you can pick one and reset your passwords.

Main Methods of PayPal Account Recovery Are:

  1. Security questions
  2. Recovery email
  3. Recovery phone number

Now if you lose your account and don’t have any one of the backup information then you can use other methods to recover your account by following the steps.

Basic Steps To Recover PayPal Account

  1. Navigate to the login page of PayPal.
  2. Tap on trouble in logging in.
  3. Enter the official email address.

Now you will be asked to choose from all the options of PayPal recovery methods. Now depending upon the medium you choose and what information you don’t have PayPal account Recovery can be done in the below conditions.

PayPal Account Recovery Without Phone Number

  1. After all the basic steps tap on to receive an email or security questions on not having a phone number for data recovery.
  2. You will receive a 6-digit code via mail or would be required to answer security questions.
  3. Now enter a new password and confirm it by entering twice and you are done.

PayPal Account Recovery Without Alternate Email Id

  1. Tap on the security questions or the phone number options for account recovery.
  2. You will receive a key on the number or answer the security questions.
  3. Now create a new password and enter it twice to confirm

PayPal Account Recovery Without Security Questions

  1. Once you enter the email address now you can tap on the account recovery option through the mail and phone number.
  2. You will receive a security key via call/text or email.
  3. Now next create a new password and confirm it by entering twice and you are done.

Therefore these were the major sources of PayPal Account Recovery which you can follow and in case of any doubt or query you can reach out to the support team for help.

How to change your PayPal password using the app?

PayPal is the best platform that can help users to pay their bills internationally without any hassle. But it is always recommended to change your password frequently, if you have a PayPal account then follow the below steps in order to change the PayPal password easily.

Change the PayPal password using the app:

Below are all the ways by which a user can easily change the PayPal password easily

  • Open your device then go to the PayPal account in your app
  • Enter the username and password of the account then click on next then press on forget my password
  • Choose from an appropriate option via recovery options.
  • Now on this page users can pick the option of receiving mail or call from it as it will confirm the identity of the user. Choose one option.
  • PayPal will send the verification on the chosen option in order to press on next.
  • Type the code in the provided box and through that, you can easily opt to change the password
  • Now type the new password and press on update. Keep in mind to generate a strong password with a mix of symbols and numbers so that it will be hard to hack.

These were the ways to change the PayPal password, if any other details or information is required on PayPal password change, then contact the customer care support helpdesk number, their representative will try to connect to you soon and will help you in the best possible ways. PayPal provides the best customer satisfaction and service.

What should I do if I can’t log in to my PayPal account?

If you can’t log in to your PayPal account, then you must delete cache and cookies from your preferred browser. For this, move to the browser’s support page or perform a search on how I can remove cache and cookies from my internet browser with its version.

If the person is unable to login into their account, you should follow the below steps.

  • Move to the official login page of PayPal.
  • Tap the “Having trouble logging in?” option.
  • Tap the Forgotten email address?
  • Now, type up to three email addresses that you may have nominated.
  • If the entered email address is accepted, we will notify you of the same.
  • At last, click the Continue button to log in if you remember your password.

How do I reset my PayPal password if I have forgotten it?

 If you lost your PayPal password, go through the below steps.

  • Open the official login page of PayPal.
  • Tap the “Having trouble logging in?”
  • Write down the email address that you used for PayPal and click on the Next button.
  • Choose how you want to reset your password and click on the Next button.
  • If you have selected the “Have us call you”, you will get a code on the next screen. Enter the code when you get a call. They will ask you to create a new password.
  • If you have selected the “Receive a text”, type the 6-digit security code sent on your mobile, and tap the Next. They will ask to create a new password.
  • If you have selected the “Receive an email”, type the 6-digit security code mailed to you. Click the Continue. They will verify your card number. They will ask you to create a new password.
  • If you have selected the Answer security questions, give your answers and tap Continue. It will validate your card number and then you will ask to create a new password.

How can I restore my Paypal account access?

Go through the below steps in order to restore your PayPal account in case you have lost it

  • The first step is to go to the Resolution Centre.
  • Then press the Respond on the case row.
  • On the case press on the information page, then click on the Respond.
  • Tap on the I'd like to submit the requested info.
  • 'Drag and drop' or 'Browse' for the files which the user wants to add.
  • Enter a description if needed then press the Submit option.

How long does it take to restore Paypal account access?

If you have lost the account and restored it but it is not done yet and you need to know how much time it will take to restore then follow the below steps.

  • Account limitations will allow the users from completing certain actions on your account, like withdrawing, sending, or receiving money. It will be the security measure that is implemented to help assist both PayPal buyers as well as sellers.
  • The length of time it takes to solve the issue or limitation depends on the type of limitation on your account of the user.
  • It is always advised to log in to your account and go to the Resolution Centre to see what you can do to help restore your account. If there's anything that will be needed to do to restore the account access then the user will view the 'Respond' button next to that issue.

These were all the ways by which users can easily restore the PayPal account, if there s still any other problem with the Restore Paypal account, then dial the customer care number in order to speak to the representative. They will try to help you in the best possible ways around the clock. PayPal is one of the best international transactions to anywhere and anyone.

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