One way or another, you have no choice but to provide your phone number in order to sign up for VK. Yet, there may happen situations when your phone number (or even a phone itself) has been lost or stolen. In such a case, you need to link your VK account to another phone number. In this step-by-step guide, we will show you how to change your phone number on VK with ease.
- In the first place, you should launch your browser and copy the following website into its address line: https://vk.com/. Then, you should hit the “Enter” button.
You can change your phone number on VK with ease
- Once you have done it, you will get to see the main webpage of VK. On the right side, there will be two forms: the VK sign in form (at the top) and the VK sign up form (lower). You need to use the upper one in order to log in to your account.
In order to proceed further, you should verify that you are a human
- In order to sign in to your VK account, you should type your email address or phone number in the first field. Then, type your password in the second field and click on the “Log in” button.
Click on your profile photo placed at the top and trigger a pop-up menu
- Following it, you will be asked to prove that you are not a robot by checking the box in the pop-up window. Do it.
In this pop-up menu, you should click on the “Settings” menu item
- After accessing your VK account, you should look for your profile photo that was placed at the top of the page. Click on it.
You are able to change your phone number on the page of your account’s general settings
- That action will prompt a pop-up menu, and you have to select “Settings” in that menu.
In order to change your phone number on VK, you have to type a new phone number in this field and click on “Get code”
- Once you have got to see the page of your account’s general settings, you will notice such fields like “Password,” “Email,” and “Phone number.” Near the “Phone number” field, you should click on the “Change” text button.
You have to enter the verification code you have received onto your new mobile number in this field
- After doing so, you will see a window where you will have to type your new phone number. Once you have done that, click on the “Get code” button.
Eventually, you will get to see such a notification; you can speed up the process by clicking on the “clicking here” text button
- In a couple of seconds, you will receive a verification code onto your mobile phone. Enter that code in the given fiend and click on the “Confirm” button.
- Then, you will get to see a notification that your account will be linked to a new mobile phone number in 14 days. If you have access to your old phone number, you can click on the “clicking here” text button and speed up the entire process.