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How do I remove the profile photo from a Yahoo! account?

I have tried following steps from a lot of articles online, but they all seem to be outdated.
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How to revert back to old Yahoo! messenger in my Yahoo! mailbox?

Since last few months Yahoo! messenger in Yahoo! mailbox has been drastically changed. With this change the Yahoo! messenger becomes too much difficult to use. It's not at all user friendly and very ...
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Yahoo! Finance Australia not allowing “set alerts”

@ https://au.finance.yahoo.com/portfolio/pf_1/view/v1 I click "Set alert": which takes me to: https://au.finance.yahoo.com/stock-alerts/stock-watch/add/?.done=/stock-alerts/ which produces a 404 ...
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Yahoo! email address is a long string of random letters and numbers

Around 10 years ago, Yahoo! used to have this email program for minors that my mom signed me up for. Since then they have discontinued the system, while I was still a minor. Because of that, I have ...
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I could not log into Yahoo email for the past three days! [closed]

I can't get into Yahoo email and keep getting the same crap from Yahoo support: an engineering problem on the East Coast that should be fixed in 2-6 hours. Meanwhile, three days have passed! The ...
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How do I remove myself from somebody's Yahoo friends list?

In Yahoo, all the people who added me as a friend at some point of time (which may be back in 1999) can see me whenever I am online. Due to this issue I am always forced to go invisible in Yahoo, if I ...
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How to determine email address used to subscribe to Yahoo Group?

Years ago I had a Yahoo account and I subscribed to a Yahoo Group. To this day I occasionally get a junk email (MILFs and so on) as a subscriber to this group. The problem is, I don't know what ...
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Yahoo Business Mail not saving emails sent through SMTP (though webmail works fine)

I've purchased a Yahoo Small Business Mail package, added a domain name, created an e-mail account, and configured it in Outlook on my computer. When I send out a test email to another @yahoo.com ...
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Can't access yahoo e-mail

I am trying to access the Yahoo e-mail, and get the following message "Sorry, we were unable to proceed with your request. Please try again". It was ok yesterday, and it is ok on the mobile device ...
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How to reset forgot Yahoo! password? [duplicate]

I forgot my Yahoo! password, I tried many times to recover it but I can’t, and I called Yahoo! customer service, they said that I have to pay for it. Please help me to recover it.
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Yahoo Mail Cannot Send Mail

I'm using Yahoo Mail several years over the Web Interface. Now i can't send any mails to any address, it always says Message can't be send. I'm only using less than 1% of my storage, what is the ...
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How to estimate the age of my Yahoo! Account

I'm trying to estimate how old my Yahoo! account is, but I can't find this information anywhere on my profile. Any idea on where this could be displayed or a way to guess it? Unfortunately, there's no ...
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Add non-Google login option to Flickr account

I signed up to Flickr using my Google account. This has become a major usability headache since I moved to China: While flickr itself is not blocked here, Google's authentication redirect dance (which ...
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How to replace the phone number in my Yahoo account?

How to replace the mobile phone number in my Yahoo email?
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How to recover a Yahoo account?

Someone was hacked, the hacker changed the password, we tried resetting it. Yahoo says: Looks like we can't recover your account online. Please visit our help site to get back in. What now? We ...
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Can you block youtube words? [closed]

Say you want to block a word like "ferry", is there a filter that if you type the word in the search engine, it will block channels, playlists, dates, anything related to the word? I want to block ...
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What should I do about a flurry of verification codes from Yahoo?

I have received a flurry of text messages and a phone call from Yahoo, with a series of verification codes. As I am not currently trying to access their services, is this something that requires ...
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How to change your full name for Yahoo Profile?

It's very annoying as it seems there is no place to change your full name appearing in your Yahoo Profile. URL: https://edit.yahoo.com/mc2.0/eval_profile Sample screenshot: I've read that you can ...
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How can I get notified if someone tries to prevent me from accessing my Gmail or Yahoo! Mail accounts?

Let's say I have a Gmail or Yahoo! account and another person knows my password. (I had to tell him the password because both of us are using the same account for a common purpose.) Now, is there are ...
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Log in to Yahoo! Mail using Google account or adding existing Yahoo ID to Google account

I want to use my Google account to log in to Yahoo account or email ID. So I want to link my Google account to the existing Yahoo account. I read the answer at this link: How to connect Google ...
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How can a moderator delete an old post on Yahoo! Groups?

I am the owner and moderator of a group on Yahoo! Groups. The group has tens of thousands of messages, and I need to delete a few individual, very old messages posted by someone whose Yahoo! account ...
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How do I get rid of the infinite news feed on Yahoo home page?

Yahoo is my home page. Normally it shows a few news items in several categories. But now it shows a never-ending list of news items that seem to be in no particular order or categories. If I scroll ...
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How can I recover my Yahoo account when I don't remember the security question?

I have had a Yahoo email address for a long time but have not used for a while. I want to sign into Yahoo now, but it asks me a security question. I have forgotten the answer to this security ...
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Adding Yahoo contacts to Google Chat

How do I add Yahoo contacts to Google Chat? I have several people who don't have Gmail accounts and I'd like to be able to chat with them via Google Chat in my Gmail inbox.
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Yahoo! Messenger no longer recognizing Yahoo! ID

With Yahoo! Messenger open on my Macbook (OS X 10.8.2), I closed my laptop for a couple of hours. I have done this before without problem. However, last night, when I opened my laptop, Yahoo! ...
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Convert a Yahoo account to a Delicious account

I use Delicious + the Firefox extension to manage my bookmarks. Unfortunately, my Delicious account is plugged to my Yahoo account, which can stay logged in for only two weeks, keeps asking me to ...
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Cannot edit Yahoo Profile for a week

When I try to edit my profile on http://profile.yahoo.com, it keeps giving this error: This action could not be completed because we are currently under maintenance. Sorry for the inconvenience. ...
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Is there a way to create a Yahoo! account without having a cell phone that can receive SMS messages?

I'd like to create a Yahoo! account. The signup page won't let me proceed without entering a cell phone number, and it won't recognize my Google Voice number as a valid cell phone number. Is there a ...
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Changing the default font size of my emails on Yahoo Mail

Don't you know how to change the default font size of my emails on Yahoo Mail? Yahoo changed it like 1 year ago or so and now when I start writing an email the font size is extremely tiny and I have ...
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Sync Yahoo! calendar with Outlook calendar

I'd like to sync my Yahoo! calendar with an Outlook calendar. I know how to do this, but after sync, I can't change the meetings anymore. How do I solve this problem?
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How can I join Yahoo without giving a phone number? [duplicate]

The last question that was asked about this was in 2013. While looking at the question the site I found that it was pretty outdated. Yahoo has recently made some changes where I cannot go to Yahoo ...
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How to contact Yahoo to get information fixed

I get 4 or 6 calls a day at my house because Yahoo is claiming my home number is part of a business. It’s a total gamut—from cheaper electric to small biz loans to corporate credit cards. I know it’s ...
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What do I do when Yahoo asks for my cell number but I don’t have one?

I was making a Yahoo account so I can email my teacher my assignment, and then it asked for my cell number. I'm 16 year old and I don't have a cellphone. I won’t see my teacher for 3 weeks because we’...
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Yahoo is treating my email address as a separate account, how can I merge the accounts?

I have a Yahoo account: myYahooAccount@yahoo.com. A year or so ago, I changed the primary email address on the account to myNewEmail@gmail.com. From then on, I always logged into my Yahoo! account ...
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Know if my emails have been read [closed]

Is there any way to know as to whether the email send by me have or have not been read. I am willing to switch to any service from Gmail for this feature.
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How do you unsubscribe from Yahoo’s “recent activity” spam? Their “unsubscribe” link is broken

How do you unsubscribe from Yahoo's "recent activity" spam? They don't just spam on reply. They spam you on any up or down vote. The email from them has an unsubscribe link but it is broken Here is ...
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How to add friends to Yahoo games

A friend of mine has a bunch of friends in Yahoo Games so that they can all play together. He said all I have to do is type-in a person’s Yahoo email address and I can add them as a friend in Yahoo ...
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When I login in Yahoo Mail, I am logged out automatically from Messenger. How to stop that?

When I login in Yahoo Mail, I am logged out automatically from Messenger (the real one). That's because I appear in Yahoo Mail Chat list. How to stop that, that is how to stop being logged out from ...
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Tumblr's current NSFW policy for adult blogs

It's my perception that there were so many policy changes about adult content after Yahoo! acquired Tumblr that I don't know what's currently the real deal. What's Yahoo's definitive policy about NSFW ...
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How to auto sync Yahoo! contacts with Google Contacts

I'm using Yahoo! as my primary mail agent, so my contacts are there. Now I decided to put all my contacts from different social networks (LinkedIn, Facebook, Thunderbird..) onto one Google Contact; ...
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Removed contacts reappear in Yahoo! Messenger (in webmail client)?

I've accessed Yahoo Messenger from it's web interface (within the Yahoo! webmail client) and now I see some contacts I've removed a long time ago from my list (using the Windows client). Any idea why ...
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Importing to GMail from Yahoo! Mail Plus takes forever

I've decided to migrate over to GMail, so of course I would like to migrate my old Yahoo emails and forward Yahoo mail to GMail for a few months until the transition is complete. (Yes, I've already ...
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How to create an email account on Yahoo without a phone [duplicate]

I don't have a phone right now and I tried to create my email account on Yahoo. But they need a phone. Unfortunately, right now I don't have one. How can I create a new email account on Yahoo ...
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Forward URL address

I'm trying to forward a “naked domain” I registered with Yahoo, like http://mydomain.com, to http://www.mydomain.com, where the www subdomain is handled by the Google platform. However, Yahoo Domain ...
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Prevent Yahoo! to ask me again about changing the theme

After the latest design changes (Metro style) when going to Y!Mail page, Yahoo asks me two things: to upgrade change my browser (I click "Continue without upgrading"): to personalize my inbox ...
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How do I mass-ban members in the new interface (neo) of Yahoo Groups?

Prior to switching UI to the "neo" interface, Yahoo Groups allowed us to enter several email addresses or Yahoo IDs and ban them (URL used to be at: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/<groupname>/...
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Batch download photos from Yahoo Groups

I want to download a complete album from a Yahoo Groups group but can't find a way to do it on the webpage except of course to click each photos thumbnail one by one and download the full image from ...
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How can I create a Yahoo account using my existing email address?

Both Microsoft and Google allow you to create an account on their sites using your own email address instead of @live.com or @gmail.com. When you try to create a Yahoo account it allows you to choose ...
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How to connect Google Account to Yahoo Account?

So I have this name@ymail.com account at Yahoo and I also have a name@gmail.com account. I want to log into Yahoo Mail with the Gmail account using OpenID. However, the only option available in Yahoo ...
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E-mail user services deletion account policy for inactive accounts? [closed]

Is there any deletion account policy for web based email services like Yahoo, MSN or Gmail? For example if you don't access your account for a while will it be deleted?, will it be deactivated only? ...