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Can't reset Firefox account password: "Reset password with this email type is not currently supported"

I have a duplicate Firefox account that I would like to close. I forgot the password for this account, and when I go to https://accounts.firefox.com/reset_password to re… (read more)

I have a duplicate Firefox account that I would like to close.

I forgot the password for this account, and when I go to https://accounts.firefox.com/reset_password to reset it, I enter my email address for the account I'd like to log into and it fails every time with the message "Primary account email required for reset".

The API response includes the error message "Reset password with this email type is not currently supported".

My account email address ends in @hey.com. Is this domain not allowed for password resets?

Asked by grantt 6 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

Closing Firefox account associated with deactivated email

Hi there, I have a Firefox account which was registered using an email associated with a company I no longer work for. Since I have left the company, that email is inacti… (read more)

Hi there,

I have a Firefox account which was registered using an email associated with a company I no longer work for. Since I have left the company, that email is inactive and I can no longer access it. This means that when I attempt to log into Firefox with that account, I cannot enter the verification / 2FA code because I cannot access the email.

Is there anyway I can close that Firefox account anyway? I do have the Firefox recovery key for that account though. I just wish for all the data associated with said account to be deleted.

Thanks

Asked by croslandjozef 3 days ago

Can't Sign-Out of Firefox Account

I'm trying to sign-in to my Firefox account, but it won't let me as I'm still signed-in on another device. The other device is my old SSD which failed and can't access a… (read more)

I'm trying to sign-in to my Firefox account, but it won't let me as I'm still signed-in on another device. The other device is my old SSD which failed and can't access anymore. How do I sign-out of the old SSD so I can get access to my Firefox account on my new SSD?

Asked by Graham Coutts 2 days ago

Last reply by Graham Coutts 2 days ago

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Firefox Account verification problem

Dear Volunteer, First of all, I have to thank you to build the community in your freetime. I've changed my computer. I have 2 firefox accounts, the first for private brow… (read more)

Dear Volunteer,

First of all, I have to thank you to build the community in your freetime. I've changed my computer. I have 2 firefox accounts, the first for private browsing, the second one for work browsing, and I use them via different Firefox profiles. The configuration of the private account (adam**********y@gmail.com) was succesful. But the configuration of the work account (s****i@orfk.police.hu) was not. I've used this accounts since 2013, and I'd reconfigured them so many times, and there wasn't any problem until now. The actually problem is the unreceived verigfication email. I've tried the actions below: - checking email working -> Perfectly works. - checking spam folder -> There is no any mail in the spam folder. - adding accounts@firefox.com to contact list -> Done. I did not get the verification emails. The administrators probably changed the security settings. I cannot log in, I cannot sync. I tried to send you this letter from my work e-mail, but I did not find any support address, just this option. How can I resolve this problem? Thans for your help.

Kind regards,

Adam Sterbinszky

Asked by adamsterbinszky 1 year ago

Last reply by Kiki 12 months ago

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Is my email blocked by Mozilla?

Hi. I'm really frustrated. I had to reset my Windows PC yesterday. I tried to reinstall FireFox but the "Firefox Installer.exe" and "Firefox Setup 84.0.1.exe" don't respe… (read more)

Hi. I'm really frustrated. I had to reset my Windows PC yesterday. I tried to reinstall FireFox but the "Firefox Installer.exe" and "Firefox Setup 84.0.1.exe" don't respect Windows standards installing into "C:\Program Files" but rather force the installation of FF into C:\Users\{user}\AppData\(Local, LocalLow, and Roaming)!! It was so frustrating and I acted out of haste and wrote a nasty feedback to Mozilla last night and I'm sorry about that :( I am just very frustrated why Mozilla is installing FF wherever it wants to!

Anyway, I think my email account is blocked now and when I tried to sign into my Sync acct, it says:

    [[ Sorry. We’ve locked your account.
    The confirmation email we sent to *****@ hotmail com was returned and we’ve locked your account 
    to protect your Firefox data.
    If this is a valid email address, let us know and we can help unlock your account.
    No longer own that email? Create a new account ]]

My email is not blocking anyone and I'm receiving emails from everyone as of this writing. I need to fetch my bookmarks and plugins.

Help please!

Thanks Ken

Asked by Ken94105 11 months ago

Last reply by Ken94105 11 months ago

Last year my laptop was hacked,so I changed my email address still using the same provider.How do I delete the old email from Firefox account before adding new email ??

Please see my problem description in Subject.How do I delete the old email from Firefox account before adding new email ?? My current email address is toaka_2@triarm.com.… (read more)

Please see my problem description in Subject.How do I delete the old email from Firefox account before adding new email ?? My current email address is toaka_2@triarm.com.au it is not what firefox have in my account

Asked by ken132 5 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 months ago

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2 Step Authentication Account Issues with email that no longer exists

Hello, Since 2 step authentication has been added to the Mozilla add-on accounts, we no longer have access to this account. We have the email address and password, but ca… (read more)

Hello,

Since 2 step authentication has been added to the Mozilla add-on accounts, we no longer have access to this account. We have the email address and password, but cant enter the code for the 2 step authentication as the code is sent to an email that no longer exists. We have another account that we would like to transfer an extension to from the old email account. Is there any way to access the old account or transfer the extension from the old account to the new one without having the access to emails sent to the email address of the old account?

This is important to us as the id of the extension used within the non-existent account is preventing us from loading another extension with the same id. This is to prevent us from having to rebuild our NMH software that must use the appropriate id for communication.

Any help would be appreciated.

Asked by topazsystemsinc 5 months ago

Answered by cor-el 5 months ago

Please remove, delete and deactivate account

I have and account on my Firefox account that I’m not using anymore. Can anyone please delete the account for me? It says that it needs a verification code and my Email i… (read more)

I have and account on my Firefox account that I’m not using anymore. Can anyone please delete the account for me?

It says that it needs a verification code and my Email is no longer accessible. Can someone please delete and deactivate the account for me please?

Here are some images for proof

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Asked by LeoBeyene 5 months ago

Last reply by ·´¯`·...¸>-)))º> ~dbben 5 months ago

The email address entered is not valid

Hi All. Every time that I register with any website, business, no matter what it is, I all ways get this error come up and I can not do it via firefox. '''''The email ad… (read more)

Hi All.

Every time that I register with any website, business, no matter what it is, I all ways get this error come up and I can not do it via firefox. '''''The email address entered is not valid'''''

Does anyone know a simple way on how to fix this issue.?

Thank you so much

Asked by benjaminmcavoy 5 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 months ago

Primary email is not my account email - can't change it

I tried to update my primary email, but it said it was already associated with my account -- even though it wasn't displayed. I added a secondary email and made that pri… (read more)

I tried to update my primary email, but it said it was already associated with my account -- even though it wasn't displayed. I added a secondary email and made that primary, hoping it would then allow me to add my main email and then swap them. But it still said the main one was already associated (even though it's not shown). I only have two email addresses. I don't want the secondary one to be the primary one. But I can't add it or edit them. Clues?

Asked by janbrownell 5 months ago

Last reply by jack4075 4 months ago

login fail

I am trying to log on to firefox from a computer I did a fresh install on. I put in my email and it sent a code to my email. I entered the code into the verification box … (read more)

I am trying to log on to firefox from a computer I did a fresh install on. I put in my email and it sent a code to my email. I entered the code into the verification box and it says incorrect password, BUT then shows my old email I had associated with the account. How to fix?

Asked by chrisjbayne 4 months ago

Last reply by chrisjbayne 4 months ago

Problems with setting a new Firefox account

The Original email address I used to create my Firefox account is lost. When I look in the support site the advice is to create a new Firefox Account under a valid email… (read more)

The Original email address I used to create my Firefox account is lost.

When I look in the support site the advice is to create a new Firefox Account under a valid email address and then I will be able to sync my data.

I created a new mail address, but if I try to create that new Firefox account with that I get the notification that the primary email address of the account is needed to sign in. But that account does not exist anymore. So I don't see the form I have to fill in to create my new account. Can you help me?

Asked by Ch50 4 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

I cannot log onto accounts.firefox.com

I tried to copying and pasting the email code in and it says wrong code try again. I have tried multiple times and it won't work. Then I tried forget password and tried t… (read more)

I tried to copying and pasting the email code in and it says wrong code try again. I have tried multiple times and it won't work. Then I tried forget password and tried to use a recovery code to reset my account in an attempt to restart it like a computer but that does not work. I cannot add 2AF to my account. Any help appreciated. It also seems to be recognizing a email that I no longer use. I have had this problem in the past but ignored.

Asked by Noah Pederson 4 months ago

Last reply by Noah Pederson 4 months ago

Email address of Firefox Sync Account does no longer exist

Hello, there still is a Firefox Sync account for the email address fraavunbensem@hotmail.de. This is the email address of my late mother. I closed the email account year… (read more)

Hello, there still is a Firefox Sync account for the email address fraavunbensem@hotmail.de. This is the email address of my late mother. I closed the email account years ago, but now I cannot even close the corresponding Firefox Sync account. Thanks y'all for your help!! Karl

Asked by karl.schwerdt 4 months ago

Last reply by karl.schwerdt 4 months ago

Primary account change

Access Manage Accounts Primary Account email shown. Secondary email states none. Try to add new email so I can make it the Primary account. Enter new email and states … (read more)

Access Manage Accounts Primary Account email shown. Secondary email states none. Try to add new email so I can make it the Primary account. Enter new email and states already exists?? but still showing NONE in the box. Seen the info on how to change Primary account but cannot get passed my Manage Accounts as the problem with the Secondary email not showing to trigger the change Primary Address box.

I would be very grateful if somebody has a solution to this problem as the current Primary Address is an old email which I wish to stop using.

Asked by Mike 3 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 months ago

Why my account can't login in firefox?

My account is 90*****58@qq.com,and it work fine on my laptop and Mozilla Support website. But it just can't login in my pc with latest firefox, it says my account doesn't… (read more)

My account is 90*****58@qq.com,and it work fine on my laptop and Mozilla Support website. But it just can't login in my pc with latest firefox, it says my account doesn't exist and need to creat a new account.

Asked by Reese 3 months ago

Last reply by Reese 3 months ago

Help me delete my account

I need an email to contact Firefox support, I got locked out from the email connected to my Firefox account and now it's not under my control and I would like to delete i… (read more)

I need an email to contact Firefox support, I got locked out from the email connected to my Firefox account and now it's not under my control and I would like to delete it, what can I do ? Please help me soon Is there an email to contact Firefox for such matters? or what should I do?

Asked by mycommanon 3 months ago

Last reply by Bithiah 2 months ago