Do this for each account. However, sometimes we may forget which account we used to install an application from Google Play Store. If an account is set to default, it should look like this in the account list: Default when you are not on that account. Longer passwords are much harder to crack than shorter ones. Google are still working the kinks out of the multiple account sign-in process. If you plan to change email addresses, or delete an email address you use for verification on your Google account, you should change this in Google as soon as possible.
To confirm and pay, follow the onscreen instructions. The question of this thread was modified by a Google Community Manager to accurately reflect the proposed issue at hand. This article has also been viewed 32,027 times. If you want to use your existing mobile number, you can. He is a technical writer for information technology and product development. If you think somebody may know your password or you want a new one, you should change it for your safety.
This will help other forum members to understand your question fully, and answer it in a useful and effective way. Don't include any dictionary words, as these make the password less secure. You can swap them at any time. Step 1: When you open Gmail, scroll to settings at the interface upper right. Davis provides grant writing and marketing services to small businesses. The Google menu at the top-right also suggests the default account when you use multiple sign-ins. This is the rule you will see in action every time.
So far I have only received my bizarre notification once, it didn't coincide with a restart of the phone, and restarting the phone now doesn't seem to trigger it. Short of factory resetting the device, I'm not sure what else to try. To see some services that use your phone number, check the section of your Google Account. The answer of this reply was modified by a Google Community Manager to accurately reflect recent product and content changes. You can add, update, or remove phone numbers on your Google Account. For more details on filling out the survey, click here. After you've changed your number, you can't undo the process or get your money back.
Would you like to answer one of these instead? If you do, we'll verify that the number is yours, and we'll try to re-verify it from time to time to make sure that it's still yours. You can use these additional accounts for verification purposes, but your Gmail account will remain your primary account for logging in to Google services such as AdSense, Docs and Analytics. To change default account, just click on Sign Out which will sign out all Google accounts currently signed in. If you have a recovery email address or a recovery mobile number associated with your account, you can have the code sent to you. Step 4: Scroll to the edit icon and click on it next to the icon for mobile phone number.
To keep your account secure, you should change your password at least every six months. I believe I had a similar problem. To prevent this, change your password and use an alternate recovery option such as adding a security question or using cell phone verification to confirm your identity. Add Recovery Phone Number Open the Google Account Security page link in Resources and then log in with your account. Use a unique password for Google that you don't use for any other accounts. Also use both upper- and lower-case letters. You won't be able to use any password that you've used with Google in the past year.
About the Author Located in Denver, Chad Davis has been writing about technology for more than 10 years. So again, this may not be the ultimate answer to your specific symptom, but it seems like Google has gone notification happy with Google Play services soliciting phone number input. Select how to receive your recovery code. The title of this thread was updated by a Google Community Manager to accurately reflect the issue asked. Remember, the first account you log in to becomes the default always.
Note: Changing the number in your Google Account only affects some Google services. How phone numbers are used Your phone number is connected to certain Google services that you've set up or used. I have screenshot my account and you can do it step by step. Sign in to your Ads account 2. Step5: Scroll down and click on the Save button to activate your changes.