How to show/retrieve the Google Account Password


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  1. AaronBa

    AaronBa New Member This Topic's Starter

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    Hi,

    I got my HTC Desire a few days ago, and as I needed a Google account for the Market I rememberd one I had created/palyed around with some months ago. The credentials were stored in my KeePass file, but the password was like 20 random letters and numbers. So I changed it to something typeable and entered it in my phone. Needles to say I forgot to change it in keepass and now I can't remember it.

    Is there any practicable way to show the password stored in my device?

    Thanks in advance
    Aaron
     

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  2. Nearly

    Nearly Active Member

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    You can reset it by going to GMAIL.com and press forgot password or something similar, be more careful next time because being too over secure can lead to troubles. :p Try logging into any other google service (iGoogle for example) if Gmail doesn't work.
     
  3. AaronBa

    AaronBa New Member This Topic's Starter

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    The problem is that I can't log into any Google service from the web browser, the password is only stored for the Market/GMail etc. App.

    EDIT: I just had an epiphany and remembered my password, but I am still interested in a solution for educational purpose.
     

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