How to get your Gmail email password

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Having a Gmail account opens access not only to email, but also to all other Google services. The name of the box (the direction) It is also the username and the password is established by each person. Sometimes you can forget or lose your password, and today we will show you how to find it.

How to find out your Gmail password

The use of email is feasible both on a computer and on an iOS and Android smartphone or tablet. Using any of these devices it is possible to retrieve the information that interests us for the purposes of this post., but it will be done in different ways. Let us consider each of the possible cases separately.

Option 1: a browser on a PC

Nowadays, almost all web browsers are equipped with their own password manager. If configured correctly, you can not only simplify authorization on Internet sites, but also to recover the data used during this procedure if they have been lost or forgotten.

If you resort to the aforementioned set of browser tools, you can literally find your Gmail email password in a few clicks, of course, if previously saved. There is also an alternative option: see the post code, but it will only work if the autocomplete function was previously enabled. To find out what you need to do to get the code combination, see example google chrome post below.

More information: How can I find out my email password?

Note: To view the saved passwords in your browser, you will need to enter your Windows account password or PIN code.

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How to save passwords in the Google Chrome search engine

In case you prefer an equivalent product from other developers to the Google browser, To fix our task today you must find in its menu or configuration the section that contains one of the following names in its name – passwords, logins, Privacy, protection . To understand, we are going to show what they look like in the most popular shows in this segment.


Plus: view passwords saved in Yandex.Browser

Mozilla Firefox

Plus: View saved passwords in Mozilla Firefox


Plus: View saved passwords in Opera

Microsoft Edge

The only thing that stands out in this context is Internet Explorer, which is standard for all versions of Windows (except for the last “ten” at the moment): the passwords it stores are not in the program itself, but in a separate section operating system. We also wrote before about how to see them.

More information: where Internet Explorer browser passwords are stored

Therefore, regardless of the browser you use, you will be able to know your Gmail password, but only if you have previously been given permission to save it. Otherwise, the only solution is to reboot and restore the combination, as we will see in the last part of this post.

Read also: view saved passwords in web browser

Option 2: Android

If you prefer to use Gmail from your Android smartphone, you can find out your Gmail password the same way you would in a browser on a computer. This is how you do it, using google chrome as an example, and you will have to follow pretty much the same algorithm for most similar apps (the order of the items in a certain section of the menu may vary).

Note: You can only view the saved passwords in the mobile web browser if the screen lock is activated on your smartphone (pin code has been set, the image key, password or confirmation by scanner).

  1. Launch the browser, open your menu (generally a three-point button) and touch “Settings”..
  2. Go to section “Passwords”..
  3. Search the list provided for the entry whose title contains “Google” O “Gmail”. and touch it.
  4. To view the saved data in the web browser, you will need to enter the password that is set on the lock screen.

Option 3: iOS

Apple's mobile operating system, that powers the iPhone and iPad, is known for its privacy and high level of security. At the same time, has its own password manager, which greatly facilitates access not only to websites, but also to applications where authorization is needed. All this data is stored in iCloud, but they can be seen in the mobile device settings. Your Gmail password will also appear there, if you have previously saved it.

At the same time, as in the case of the Android smartphone, similar data can be found in the browser (The exeption: the pre-installed Safari, whose menu is in the “Setting” of the system). Previously, We wrote about how to view saved passwords on iPhone, and after reading this post, you will be able to solve our problem today without any problem.

Read more: How to view saved passwords on iPhone

What to do if you can't find your Gmail password

None of the previously mentioned methods will help you find your email password if it has not been previously saved or if this data has also been lost.. The only solution in this circumstance is to reset the code combination used to log into Gmail and change it later.. There are also more critical situations in which you have lost or forgotten your username., which means you will have to go through the Google account recovery procedure. Both the first problem and the second or, to be more precise, all possible options to solve them, have been previously commented on by our authors in separate posts, whose links are given below.

read more:
How to change your Gmail password
How to change your Google account password
How to recover your Google account password
How to restore access to your Google account


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