Security Info Change To Phone Number

Discus and support Security Info Change To Phone Number in XBoX Accessibility to solve the problem; So right now i am in the process of having my security info being deleted. I didn’t have access to the email associated with my, which was the only... Discussion in 'XBoX Accessibility' started by Polaris73, Apr 11, 2019.

  1. Polaris73
    Polaris73 Guest

    Security Info Change To Phone Number


    So right now i am in the process of having my security info being deleted. I didn’t have access to the email associated with my, which was the only type of security info i had on my account, so i had to delete it. With the start of this process i was asked
    either to enter an email or a phone number as a source of security info, i chose to enter a phone number. I was also told that my unaccessible email that i am trying to get rid of will be removed and instead the phone number i used will be replacing it. So
    my question is that will my account be sustainable with just that phone number? Will i not be able to have an xbox account since i will not have an email but instead a phone number? Will my account soon be deleted if i do not enter an email soon after that
    30 day period is up? This is the first time i am doing this and i have no clue what to expect or what is going to happen.

    :)
     
    Polaris73, Apr 11, 2019
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  2. FuddRuckinTruckin Win User

    Security Info Change To Phone Number

    Yes it does, thank you very much
  3. ngocphi Win User

    Security Info Change To Phone Number

    It also helps to keep your security into upto.date so you dont run into.this problem

    One thing changes you use the current security into to.change.the one you want rather then reseting and waiting 30days

    The 30days is a security feature to allow you to recind any changes to your security incase your account is compromised you have a chance to reset the changes

    One of the many security practices you should alwyas keep KEEP your info upto date

    I go thru them every 6months or if something immediate changes I update it.right then and there
  4. XBF Leo G Win User

    Security Info Change To Phone Number

    Hello Windhelm,

    Thank you for posting on the Xbox forums. We understand that you completed a

    security information change
    on your Microsoft account, and you would like to know if your account will be usable with just the phone number on it. You would also like to know if your account will be deleted if you do not enter an email address after the
    30 day period. There are several restrictions that the security information change places on your account. The article we provided contains more detailed information about what the security information change does to the account.

    The account will still be usable after the phone number updates. Once the phone number is updated, we suggest

    updating the rest of your security information
    . It is always best to have more security information on the account in case you lose access to one or the other. Also, the account will not be deleted if you do not enter more security information after the
    30 day period is over. We hope this helps!
  5. SigmaTheDJ Win User

    Need to change phone number

  6. steeledwand7664 Win User

    Account Issue

    In step four if it is saying after you put the code in after updating the security information is saying that you have to wait 30 days for the update to take affect that means the phone number you are putting in that step is not the same phone number
    that they have for security verification and if you do not have access to the current security info but have access to the email and password then MS will allow you to change the security info but there is a 30 day waiting period for it to take affect.
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