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Barun
Barun, Computer Support Specialist
Category: Email
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Experience:  8+ years of professional experience in providing support for tech-related issues, including computers, email and software.
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I am trying to reinstall my email account on a new computer

Customer Question

Hi! I am trying to reinstall my email account on a new computer as my last computer died. Unfortunately, I cannot remember my password. Any advice would be very welcome, thanks
JA: Just to clarify, what email service provider are you using for this account?
Customer: bigpond.com
JA: How do you access your email most often? On a phone or tablet, or through a web browser?
Customer: Through Thunderbird on my laptop
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: None. I was just trying to install Thunderbird on my new computer when it asked me for my password ***** the one I thought it was does not work.
JA: Anything else you want the email expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No thanks, ***** ***** think of anything
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Email
Expert:  Barun replied 2 months ago.

Hi, and thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I'll be assisting you today.

Did you try resetting the password ***** your Bigpond account as well?

May I connect with you remotely to troubleshoot the issue now?

Please reply back to me using the box below.

Expert:  Barun replied 2 months ago.

Please open up the following link now:

https://myacct.bigpond.com/forgottenPassword?execution=e2s1

Enter your Bigpond email address and your date of birth, and click Continue.

Next, follow the on-screen prompts to recover/reset your password ***** which you may then use to set up your email account in Thunderbird itself.

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