SBI ALERT! How to Get Back Username, Reset Login & Profile Passwords? Check Mandatory Steps While Setting Passwords
Forgotten your State bank of India (SBI) internet banking username or password & don't know what to do? We have a solution for you.
Have you forgotten your State bank of India (SBI) internet banking username or password and don't know what to do? Don’t worry. We have a solution for you.
As there are so many usernames and passwords, one often gets confused and forgets their usernames and passwords. We are well aware that without the correct username and password, you will not be able to 'Log in' on to your SBI internet banking account.
However, if you have forgotten your SBI username, login password or profile password, you can easily get them.
How to get back SBI net banking username?
First, you will have to contact the nearest SBI branch to get yourself re-registered.
How to retrieve your SBI net banking password?
You just have to click on the 'Forgot password' link on the SBI official site. Now, provide the requested information. A new password will be sent to your registered address within 10 working days.
How can you reset your profile password?
To reset the profile password follow the below steps:
Click on the Profile - Forgot Profile Password.
A Forgot Profile Password Page appears and shows a form for the Hint Question and Answer. Here you have to select the hint question, which you had set when you created your profile password for the first time and enter the answer to the hint question.
Click on the Submit button. The Set Profile Password page appears and allows you to define a new profile password. Here you need to enter a new profile password. You must ensure that your password is a combination of letters in upper and lower case, digits and special characters/ images, so that it is difficult to crack. Then, reenter the same to confirm the password and select a hint question and enter the answer for the same. Now, click on submit button.
However if you have forgotten the Hint Question & Answer then you can reset Profile Password by the following method:
Either visit the branch to reset the password or you can click on Profile - Forgot Profile Password. Here, the Forgot Profile Password Page will appear on screen. Click the Forgot Hint Question & Answer hyperlink. Now, Forgot Hint Answer page will come on the screen and it will show a form to select your branch. Choose your branch and click on Submit button.
A popup window will open and displays a Registration form for Duplicate Profile Password. Download it and save the form in your computer for future use. Now, close the popup window. You will be shown a reference number for the reset password request in a Confirmation page. You can make note of the reference number.
Print the Registration Form and fill the same.
Submit the form at your branch and request them to reset the profile password. You must ensure to quote the reference number when you submit the registration form at the branch.
How to login with the user name or password sent by courier?
As per SBI website, when you are typing the user name and password for the first time, must ensure that you type the characters as they appear in the document sent to you by the bank. However, if the problem continues, then register your issue in the "Complaints" link on the login page.
Some mandatory practices for setting passwords:
- Users must change the system generated user name and password when they first logon to online SBI account.
- They can change the password but not the user name. Passwords can be changed at any time and any number of times.
- It is recommended to change your net banking password periodically to secure the account from unwanted hacking attempts.