How to Know When I Created My Google Account

It is important for everyone to know the exact date when you created your Google account. It is because, when you lost the access to your Google Account, Google ask you to enter the “Date of Creation” during recovery process. And if you are unaware about the exact date, then you might have very high probability of losing your Google Account.

When I Created My Google Account ?

So in this tutorial, you gonna find out the very simple and coolest method to find the exact date when you created your Google Account.

In this method you don’t need to scroll down to the bottom to find the “Welcome Mail” nor you have to check your POP Settings.

So, Are you excited ? Let’s get in to the Tutorial.

Step 1: Click Here to go to Google Drive API v3 Page

Step 2: Check right side of your screen, you will see “Try This API” Box.

Step 3: Under the fieldID type “root” without quotes and under the fields type “*” without quotes.

Step 4: Leave other empty spaces as it is.

Step 5: Click Execute

After doing this Google will ask you for the permission to access, manage, edit your Google Drive. Then you need to accept everything the Google ask for..

If execution get successful, then Google will return a file resource in the response body, right below the “Execute” button with “200 OK” message.

Step 6: Then search for “createdTime” in a resource file. And Yes !! This one is the date when you actually created your Google Account.

Some Important Things You Should Do After Creating Google Account

Step 1: Note down the “Date of Creation”

Step 2: Set recovery phone number and email address

Step 3: Setup two-Step verification

For two-step verification, I prefer everyone to use Authy.

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Sakar Aryal
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