I've forgotten my answers I actually think I had them right, but whatever! Go to Windows and Android. Follow the steps above for recovering your password with an or if you have turned on. You know that the maker has incredibly secure devices with encryption and multiple layers of biometrics and passwords to keep the bad guys out. If you're an Apple user, you're breathing easier. Its mission is to offer in-depth reporting and long-form feature stories, breaking news coverage, product information, and community content in a unified and cohesive manner. You'll be able to reset your password once you answer the security questions. If you cannot remember, you can reset see below.
The phone needed a factor reset. I am not unable to change the security questions and can not change any other information as well. If you attempt to reset your security questions you will be prompted to answer your security questions first. Do so by typing the answer to each question in the field underneath the question text. They helpfully said they would reset the security questions, but only if I could answer the security questions first. So, if you still plan to use Apple products: Remember your security question answers, and expect anyone who knows you from the past to get access to your account. You'll be prompted to input your password and to change it.
Called support and got it sorted out, but man, it was a pain in the ass. If these are forgotten as well, reset the security questions to prevent future log in problems. Apple wants to make sure that it is really you. The system is seriously broken, and more people need to complain to Apple so that they fix it! They do not make it easy to remind you what your password is or to reset it. I use 12-24 character, very complex passwords for every account.
It takes a lot of steps and time to reset these things. Why would I contact them to reset something if I forgot it? Luckily you can start over right now and Security questions and note them down somewhere. Security has been such a hot topic lately, that I took the time to implement iCloud keychain, for every online account I can think of, and two-factor authentication, not just for Apple, but for Facebook, Dropbox, Twitter, and any other site that lets me do it. I have also answered the questions correctly, with the potential spelling differences. An email will be sent to the associated email account with information on how to reset the password.
If you are having this problem too, this article explains how you can troubleshoot. I lost 2 days trying to fix my problem! Step 2: Select I need to reset my security questions and click Continue. Another note is that you can change your security questions any time, if you think that your security questions are difficult to remember. You've heard the horror stories about and attacks, where you have to pay up or lose everything you've saved on your laptop and smartphone. On the next screen, you will be required to provide an answer to the security question that you had previously set up.
Wrote down the exact spelling of at least one security question. On the security window, you will be required to provide an answer for the Security Question that you had previously set. Cannot believe that Apple is protecting the crime. This is at the top of the page. Don't give me the option to reset. I got 65 on my account ant the guy from the apple team said they cant help me uNless i give them the answear on the security question. You'll hit a wall trying to get your password from Apple, but don't worry -- we have a few solutions to reset your password.
Apple said the only thing I could do is to answer the security questions correctly. There is nothing you can do. You'll see Request Account Recovery when you're resetting your password from your device or Apple's website,. Maybe I have the solution if you can still have access on an apple device who is logged in with your apple id that you cannot log in because of the security questions. So another apple id is no an option for me, because then I will lose my Apps as well.
Keep in mind this exact same answer worked 15 months ago…. After going to the apple Website. Write down the email address you use, your password and any other information you use to set it up. You'll need to input the cellphone number you gave to Apple and you will then be prompted through the process of creating a new password. Any and all other material herein is protected by Copyright © 1995 - 2019 WestStar MultiMedia Entertainment, Inc. You'll do this below the question prompt in the provided field. Follow the instructions and reset your security questions.
There are steps you can take to reset it, all of which are pretty straightforward. You don't want to be one of the countless Apple users who have unused iPhones and iPads collecting dust in your house. The first thing I should mention is that you need to verify your identity successfully before you can reset your security questions. So sick and tired of this. This article explains what you can do when your iPhone screen does not rotate. I try to switch on 2 factor login, cannot as it asks for security questions. You will be taken to.
Good luck with this technology who is making our life so difficult instead of make it simple!!! Enter the answer in case you remember it. Note: Account Recovery isn't an immediate solution -- it can take a few days. Once set up, typically don't need to put them in again and again. Go to the site iforgot. You will need to use the new password with all your accounts on your iPhone and Mac.