Problem changing the email address associated with my UNIX.com account


Login or Register for Dates, Times and to Reply

 
Thread Tools
Contact Us Forum Support Area for Unregistered Users & Account Problems Problem changing the email address associated with my UNIX.com account
# 1  
Problem changing the email address associated with my UNIX.com account

Hello
I have had an account for many years.
I have attempted to change the email address associated with my account.

After logging-in to unix.com and revising my email address, I received a 're-verification' email at that new address.
The first link in that email took me to a page with the following error message:
"Invalid User specified. If you followed a valid link, please notify the administrator".

If that URL does not work, the email instructs the user to go to "https://www.unix.com/register.php?a=ver" and enter my username and re-activation code.

This I did and received the following error message:
"You have entered an invalid username or password. Please press the back button, enter the correct details and try again. Don't forget that the password is case sensitive. Forgotten your password? Click here!".

The email advises: "If you are still having problems verifying please contact a member of our support staff," hence this post.
Are you able to offer any assistance, please?
Thank you.
irb
# 2  
What was your old userid or email?

Maybe just create a new account?

I see this link works:

Code:
https://www.unix.com/register.php?a=ver

We have been making changing and upgrading, so it might be easier to post the info here until we get everything upgraded.

Also, we recently purges all account with zero post which have links and have not been active since 1 Jan 2018.

If you did not have any posts and were not active in 2018, it's better to create a new account.

If your login account works, just post the info (your username and email address) and I'll fix it manually for now and email you your new password.
Login or Register for Dates, Times and to Reply

Previous Thread | Next Thread
Thread Tools

Test Your Knowledge in Computers #519
Difficulty: Easy
3,201 = 0b110010000001
True or False?

10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. Post Here to Contact Site Administrators and Moderators

VIP Membership - The UNIX and Linux Forums - Get Your UNIX.COM Email Address Here

We work hard to make The UNIX and Linux Forums one of the best UNIX and Linux knowledge sources on the net. The site is certainly one of the top UNIX and Linux Q&A sites on the web. In order to provide certain members the best quality account services, you can now get some great extra features by... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Neo
2 Replies

2. Forum Support Area for Unregistered Users & Account Problems

Further to my query re: failed attempt to change email address on existing account

Neo Thanks for your reply to my original post, entitled "Problem changing the email address associated with my unix.com account". I am unable to reply to you in that thread, as I am unable to log-on to unix.com! From what you said about purging dormant accounts, it is likely that my account... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: irb
1 Replies

3. Windows & DOS: Issues & Discussions

What happens to your skype account if you close outlook.com email account?

Hello, Does anyone know what happens to your skype account if you close the outlook.com email account which are linked together? As you know they are both owned by Microsoft. Thanks (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: milhan
0 Replies

4. Forum Support Area for Unregistered Users & Account Problems

Problem after changing email address

Hi, I updated my email address and since then I am not able to post in any other area than here, see the adds and am not able to edit my profile in the User CP. After saving the password change the page was redirected rather fast, so not sure if I need to do anything or if I have to wait for... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: cero
3 Replies

5. Shell Programming and Scripting

Changing the sender Email address to Alias

Hi All, I want to change the email address of the sender to some alias for eg: FROM:noreplyecommerce@test.com needs to be changes to TEST Please help me. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sithara
3 Replies

6. IP Networking

Changing IP address on NCR UNIX

Can someone assist please. I am trying to change IP address on NCR UNIX using tcpconfig but the address wont change!! Using ifconfig -a I still see the old address! This is on an NCR S24 server. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Vusi Boutu
3 Replies

7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

How to register an email address in unix

Hi, Could anyone please let me know, process to send an email from unix server ( SunOS 5.9). Also, explain the requirements should have. Specify the location to register an email (abc@xyz.com) in unix? Please help!! Thanks!! (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: praveenvi
0 Replies

8. Post Here to Contact Site Administrators and Moderators

changing my email address

Hello, Is there a link somewhere to my profile where I can change my email address to my new work email address? I have a new job and would like to receive a notification of responses to my new work address - how can I get that address to you without posting it online for everyone to see? ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: tekster757
1 Replies

9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Send email where # is in the email address - Using Unix

Hi All, How do I send an email using malix where email address contains a #. I have a email address like this : #test@test.com I want to send email like malix -s "TEST" #test@test.com < SOMEFILE I tried \# but doesn't work. Please let me know how we can achieve this? I am in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jingi1234
1 Replies

10. IP Networking

Changing Ip Address On Hp 700 Server Using Unix.

How do you change the ip address on a server using Unix?:) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: SAVDBYHIM
1 Replies

Featured Tech Videos