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If you think your Gmail account might be hacked don’t worry and reduced your anxiety because here we will gives you many useful way to make secure Gmail account and recover your Gmail account.

Steps 1 recheck your Gmail is really hacked

Learn how to check if your Gmail is hacked

Step 2: Change your password & do some other changes


If your account has been hacked/compromised/stolen and you have been able to regain access to it, there are several steps you should take to make sure it’s secure again. Check each of the following account settings and make sure they are correct.

Account Security:
Settings -> Accounts -> Change Account Settings -> Change Password [pick a new secure password]
Settings -> Accounts -> Change Account Settings -> Change password recovery options [verify your recovery phone number and e-mail address]
Settings -> Accounts -> Change Account Settings -> Other Google account settings -> Email Address -> Edit [verify your name and other settings]
Settings -> Accounts -> Change Account Settings -> Other Google account settings -> Security -> Password -> App Passwords -> Settings [revoke Access to any sites listed]
Settings -> Accounts -> Change Account Settings -> Other Google account settings -> Security -> Account Permissions -> View All [revoke access to any untreated sites/apps]
Settings -> Accounts -> Change Account Settings -> Other Google account settings -> Security -> Password -> 2-step verification [enable 2-step verification and print out backup codes]

Potential Spam:
Settings -> General -> Signature [make sure nothing has been added or modified]
Settings -> General -> Vacation Responder [make sure it’s disabled and empty]

E-mail Theft
Settings -> Forwarding and POP/IMAP -> POP Download [disabled]
Settings -> Forwarding and POP/IMAP -> IMAP Access [disabled]
Settings -> Forwarding and POP/IMAP -> Forwarding [disabled or verify correct address]
Settings -> Filters [no filters that forward or delete e-mail]
Settings -> Accounts -> Send Mail As [verify it is using your correct e-mail address, delete any unrecognized entries]
(The purpose of the above is to undo any changes a hacker may have done THIS time. They often make a number of changes to accounts which create problems if you don’t undo them)

Step-3 See last activity and sign out all other session.

You should sign out for all session so if any cases a hacker is still login from other location or you have forget to sign out in public computer! So they will sign out using this Learn how to see last activity and sign out all other session

Step 4 How to recover your Gmail account.

Above all step for those who can sign in to Gmail account but now this steps are for those who that they can’t even login into their account

Now go to Gmail home page & click on need help then trouble shoot will open & choose your option based on you problem

1) enter you email

2) click on I don’t know

3) check your last 2 digit of your Mobil number.

4) click on continue and receive code from google,

5) enter that code and reset your password

If account is deleted by hacker please see recovery steps

Step 5 How to protect your account contents

When a compromised account is recovered sometimes the hacker has deleted the e-mail history and/or the contacts. Unless you have backed up that information to your local computer, it may well be lost forever.

There are several ways to backup a Gmail account and a number of tools to help you. Perhaps the most appropriate for Gmail the free utility.

Step 6 Reports to Google

If all steps not work for you it’s good to report about unwanted activities here

Step 7 Reports to local authority

If all step is doesn’t work. You should take help from government.you should report to ic3(The IC3 was established as a partnership between the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C) to serve as a means to receive Internet related criminal complaints for more detail http://www.ic3.gov/about/default.aspx, http://www.ic3.gov/complaint/default.aspx.

I hope this will helps you to recover your Gmail account so please share this post to helps other people.

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