Did you just receive a notification to your phone or secondary email address that your Google email address has been temporarily suspended? Here is what the Gmail suspension notification looks like via iMessage and email.
You received this message because “” is listed as the recovery email for “” If “” is not your Google Account, click here to disconnect from that account and stop receiving emails.
Google has suspended your Account, “”, because of a violation of our Terms of Service.
Using a web browser, Sign in to your account or to any Google service as soon as possible, to reactivate your account.
If you are unable to login into your account via the web browser and would like to try to recover your account, please contact us.
If you don’t take any action soon, your account and all of its contents will be scheduled for deletion.
The Google Accounts team
This particular notice states that the Gmail account was suspended because it violated the Google Terms of Service, but does not go on to say in detail how or why.
To regain access to your Gmail account and unsuspend it, simply login to Gmail. There will be no further action needed at that time. You do not need to change your Gmail password.
If your still interested in finding out what happened and why your account suddenly was suspended and disabled randomly, you can attempt to file an appeal with Google here.
Hello Google user,
Thank you for contacting us about being unable to access your Google account. We've looked into your account and confirmed that it is still active, so you should be able to log in normally.
Please try logging again. If you can’t remember your password use this form and select “I don’t know my password”. If you can't remember your username, but still have access to the email address you used to create your account, you can regain access to your account by selecting "I don't know my username."
If you are having other problems signing in, please go to this form to troubleshoot your issue.
The Google Accounts Team
So, at this point we can only hope the sudden Gmail account suspension/disabled won’t happen again!
Let us know if this recently happened to you and the steps you took to figure out why your Gmail account was suspended.
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