It is not a difficult task to get access to your email even if you have forgotten the password. Moreover, you enjoy the benefit of having a recovery email address. What you need to do is explained in the following steps-
1. Open Gmail (or any other app where you have created an account) and type your email address in the required bar.
(You can also open Gmail, Hotmail etc on the browser)
2. Keep the password box empty and click on "Forgot password" which you would find below the box, written in blue colour.
3. After doing that, the app/browser will give you an option to send you an OTP (one-time-password) on your recovery email. You need to open your recovery email and paste the OTP on the page which sent you the OTP on your recovery email address.
Note- You get two to three options to get an OTP to gain access to your account on the basis of details and information provided by you in your account. For example, if you have verified your mobile number in your email account, then you can get an OTP on your phone number also.
4. After this, you would be allowed access to your account but you need to create a new password this time so you can sign in using the new password from next time.
If you have forgotten the password of your recovery email also, then repeat the same procedure as explained above. Only this time you will need a mobile number verified to your recovery email to get the OTP or a recovery email to your recovery email to receive OTP. Without OTP, you won't be able to access your account, let alone set a new password to use it again.
Hope it helps.
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