Search for a Google account by phone number

Search for a Google account by phone number

Option 1: PC version

The phone number, like other personal data of Google users, is confidential information and cannot be disclosed. Therefore, there is no easy and open way to find a Google account using this identifier. Let's take a look at the only method how you can find out the email from the phone data.

Important: This method only works if you are the owner of an account with access to the phone number that appears on your profile. You will not be able to obtain information about third parties.

Go to the Google account recovery page

  1. Follow the link to the page to regain access to your account. Click on the line "I have forgotten my email address.".
  2. In the field that opens, enter the phone number you are interested in. Specify with a sign "+" and the country code.
  3. Click on "Next"..
  4. Enter the first and last name of the account owner. The language and the spelling version must match the variant saved in the profile.
  5. If the information is correct, you will be asked to send a confirmation code to the number. Please select "Send"..
  6. Write the resulting code in the corresponding field.
  7. This will list all the Google accounts this phone is linked to.
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Option 2: Mobile apps

With iOS or Android smartphones, you can search for your Google account using your phone number. As with the browser-based version, information will only be retrieved if you search for your account and provide a personal phone number. There are no differences in the two operating systems, so let's go through the instructions for any smartphone.

The most convenient applications to perform Google profile recovery are the Chrome browser or the Gmail email service. The instructions use email as an example, but the process will be identical for the browser as well.

  1. Open the Gmail app and tap your avatar in the top right.
  2. Select line "Add Account"..
  3. Under the list of active Google accounts, click again "Add Account"..
  4. Mark the line. "Google".
  5. Press "Keep going". to proceed to restore the profile.
  6. Select "I forgot my email address".
  7. Enter your phone number with the code and the sign "+".
  8. Touch the button "Next"..
  9. Enter the first and last name of the account owner.
  10. Click on "Next"..
  11. Press "Send". to receive a confirmation code to the number.
  12. Enter the code received in the corresponding field.
  13. All accounts registered to this phone number will appear in the list.

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