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How to Reset Your Amazon Password Without Access to Your Email
Hey there! If you're having trouble accessing your Amazon account because you can't get into your email, don't worry. I've got you covered. In this guide, I'll walk you through the steps to reset your Amazon password without needing access to your email. Let's get started!
Step 1: Go to the Amazon Password Assistance page
First things first, head over to the Amazon Password Assistance page. You can find it by searching for "Amazon Password Assistance" on your favorite search engine. Look for the official Amazon support page to ensure you're on the right track.
Step 2: Enter your Amazon account information
On the Amazon Password Assistance page, you'll see a form where you can enter your account information. Fill in the required fields, including your name and the email address associated with your Amazon account. Don't worry if you can't access that email address right now; we'll work around it.
Step 3: Choose a different verification method
After entering your account information, you'll be prompted to verify your identity. Typically, Amazon sends a verification code to your email address. Since you don't have access to your email, click on the "Different verification method" link. This will give you alternative options to verify your identity.
Step 4: Select the phone number verification option
When presented with alternative verification options, choose the "Text message (SMS)" or "Phone call" option. Amazon will send a verification code to the phone number associated with your account. Make sure you have access to that phone number before proceeding.
Step 5: Enter the verification code
Once you receive the verification code on your phone, enter it in the appropriate field on the Amazon Password Assistance page. Double-check that you've entered the code correctly to avoid any errors.
Step 6: Reset your password
After successfully entering the verification code, you'll be directed to a page where you can reset your Amazon password. Choose a strong and unique password that you haven't used before. Remember to follow Amazon's password requirements, which usually include a combination of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters.
Step 7: Log in with your new password
Congratulations! You've successfully reset your Amazon password without access to your email. Now, go ahead and log in to your Amazon account using your new password. You should have full access to your account and be able to enjoy all the benefits Amazon has to offer.
Remember, it's always a good idea to update your email address in your Amazon account settings once you regain access to your email. This will help ensure a smoother experience in the future.
I hope this guide has been helpful to you. If you have any further questions or need additional assistance, feel free to check out more of our guides on How Reset. We're here to help you with all your password reset and tech troubleshooting needs. Happy shopping on Amazon!