blog admin email addy needs changing

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  • #1922323

    sunburst2016
    Member

    My blog email is closed by ip with my permission since it was hacked.
    I need to change blog to new email.Tried dashboard,settings not working.Error that email is already in use.
    Why is everything so difficult ?
    It not rocket science to change an email addy thru Admin within the blog is it
    Please advise methods
    Thanks in advance

    The blog I need help with is lifeonachangingplanet.wordpress.com.

    #1922510

    rachelmcr
    Staff

    Hi there,

    Each WordPress.com account must use a unique email address. If the email address you want to use is already linked to another WordPress.com account, you won’t be able to use that email with this account. We have more information about that here: Email Address

    #1922555

    sunburst2016
    Member

    As far as i know i only have one wordpress.com account.
    How could i have two accounts ? Could you check this ?
    I have 4 blogs on 1 account is that what you mean ?
    There must be way to solve this problem.
    Any suggestions please

    #1922625

    rachelmcr
    Staff

    The error saying that the email address is already in use means that the email address you’re trying to use is already linked to another WordPress.com account. (That’s different from having multiple blogs on 1 account.) You can check that by logging out of WordPress.com and entering that email address in the password reset form here:

    http://en.wordpress.com/wp-login.php?action=lostpassword

    That will allow you to reset the password on the account using that email address, so you can log in and see the details about that account.

    #1922662

    gwellings65
    Member

    Still trying to find time to finish this post up.
    Did find out i had 2 accounts with WP.com,so removed or deleted
    the 1 i didnt need.:-)
    Hopefully this will resolve the email change with my primary wp blog.
    Will be back to reset the resoled key when i verify this.

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