How to Recover the Forgotten Password of Flickr Account?
If you have forgotten the password of your Flickr account, then read this article. You will learn the procedure to recover the forgotten password of Flickr account.
What is Flickr?
Flickr which is pronounced as “flicker” is a very famous video and image hosting website. The website was created by Ludicorp in the year 2004 and acquired by Yahoo in March 2005.
The website is a favorite destination of the millions of the video and image lovers across the globe. One can share the interesting videos and images. And can also plant personal photographs to showcase them to the world.
In a way, it is a platform for young, amateur and budding photojournalists to showcase their talent to the world. Because it is a large community of millions of people.
Photo researchers and bloggers make use of this site to host their images which these people embed in their social media accounts and blogs.
According to a 2013 report of Verge, this site had garnered 87 million registered members till that time. And these 87 million registered members were posting 3.5 million new images on a daily basis.
Prior to 2013, Flickr had itself announced that it was hosting over 6 billion images and this number was increasing gradually.
If you have to upload images and videos then you will need to create a flicker account. And in case you just want to see the videos and pictures of people, then no need to create an account. You can access Flickr images and videos without an account.
The Flickr works more or less similar to that of other social media sites. You create your profile page and add contacts who will be able to watch your content.
With the growing advancements in technology, Flickr too is making changes in its basic structure. Now it has separate Apps for Android and iOS devices. And in addition it has an optimized website for smartphones.
How to recover the forgotten password of Flickr Account created in Yahoo Mail?
Since Flickr is the website owned by Yahoo so if a user has an associated yahoo.co.uk or yahoo.com address and password of that account, then he/she will get default access to Flickr account.
If he/she forgets the password of Yahoo account, then they have to recover that password and get access to their Flickr account.
The Procedure is as given below
- Visit Here
- And choose “forgot password”.
- Then Enter or type your email address followed by Capcha
- Now choose “I can’t access above email accounts”
- And answer secret questions
How to recover the forgotten password of Flickr Account created in Gmail or Facebook?
- Visit Password helper
- Enter your Facebook/ Gmail ID in the ID field and tap on Submit.
- You may also require to enter CAPTCHA Code.
- You will receive a password recovery link at your ID.
- Tap on the link to create a new password.
- Moreover, you can upgrade your Gmail OR Facebook ID to Yahoo after logging in with the new password.