Why is my Microsoft Account Security Info change still pending?
When you remove all your old security info and replace it with something new, your Microsoft account is restricted for 30 days. During that time, we'll send notifications to the phone number or email address that's being removed, in case an attacker is attempting to remove your information. We can't expedite this process. Skip to main content. Select Product Version. All Products. If you didn't make the security changes, or you changed your mind: Go to Protect your account and sign in. At the security info change is still pending, select If you didn't request this, let us know.
Microsoft Account Security Info change still pending
The message appears when you have recently removed old info data with new. Lets deep dive into it. When you create a Microsoft account, you also add an alternate contact email address or phone number. They come in handy when you need to reset your password or change any info, which is crucial to the account. An email or phone number is always sent to the alternate account for verification to keep someone else trying to take over your account. This process makes sure that Microsoft knows it is who you own the account. If you see this message i. Every time you do that, any change in Microsoft account is further restricted for 30 days.
Good day! It is my pleasure to assist you on this issue. I understand that you need details of the 30 day period that was set on the security information page of the affected accounts.