A valid email address linked to your account is very important. You need it to:
- Reset your password
- Verify your account
- Get email notifications from Wattpad
You can change the email address linked to your account at any time as long as it is a valid email and you know your current password.
Once you change it, you’ll need to verify the email address. A verification email will be sent to your new email once the change is made. If you have any trouble, please see this guide: Verifying your Email
Select a platform for more details.
- Open the Settings app.
- Tap your name, then tap iTunes & App Store.*
- Tap your Apple ID (which is usually your email address), then tap View Apple ID. You might be asked to sign in.
- Tap Manage Payments. (If you're using an older version of iOS, tap Payment Information.) Then add, update, reorder, or remove your payment methods.
- For a visual guide of this process click here.
- Tap the profile button in the bottom right corner of the screen
- Tap the in the top right corner.
- Select Account Settings
- Scroll down and tap Email
- Enter your new email twice and current password
- Tap Change
- Click on your current username in the top right corner of the screen
- Select Settings from the drop down menu
- Click change next to your current email
- Enter your new email and current password
- Click Save
Forgot or lost access to the linked email?
If you have forgotten or lost access to the email address linked to the account, please read this guide: Forgot Email
If this still doesn't help you with this issue, please submit a ticket through support and we will be happy to assist you.
Make sure to write to us from the email that your account is linked to.