Recover Gamertag attached to closed Windows Live ID account.

The Gamertag that I would like to continue using is attached to a Windows Live ID that I now assume has been compromised and closed. The same Windows Live ID was linked to the Windows Live ID I am using to post to this forum but now it is not. I have contacted Windows Live Support Forums to try and re-activate the account but am asking if there are any support staff here who can change the Windows Live ID associated with the Gamertag to a new Windows Live ID of my choosing if I can verify some of the details that were used to create the account.

As an aside, may I ask if Gamertags return to the pool of available Gamertags upon a certain level of inactivity or when the associated Windows Live ID is deleted?

Moderators/support staff, please private message me for the Windows Live IDs and Gamertag in question. Any help is greatly appreciated.

Many thanks,



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Last updated July 4, 2018 Views 4 Applies to:

If the GT is "in use" you would need the information attached to that GT to access it. You can call up phone support to assist you with that.

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