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Questions tagged [yahoo]

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How can I retrieved my Yahoo! account?

I had a hard time accessing my Yahoo! account. I forgot my password. I can't even remember the answers of the hidden questions. How do I go about it?
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Cannot update or change Yahoo! calendar entries

Starting today, Yahoo! calendar is not letting me update or change any entries on my calendar. When I click edit, and change the date or alter the data for a particular time, the new changes are not ...
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Yahoo! email acts very strangely after changing password

I just changed my account password. I can log into all other service of Yahoo!. But I just cannot log into the email service. I tried to access with browser it keeps asking for password though I've ...
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Why my Gmail received an email from Yahoo?

I recently received an email from Yahoo!, saying my Yahoo! account is an victim of the (many) hacks. However, I received this email in my Gmail account. I tried to see if my Gmail email address is ...
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Change Yahoo! profile picture

I am a frequent user of Yahoo! comments but I don't know how to change my profile picture. On the profile edit page you can change your nickname and above all that your default picture is shown but no ...
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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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How to reset forgotten Yahoo! password? [duplicate]

I forgot my Yahoo! password. I tried many times to recover it but I can’t. I called Yahoo! customer service who they said that I have to pay for it. Please help me to recover it.
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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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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 replace the phone number in my Yahoo account?

How to replace the mobile phone number in my Yahoo email?
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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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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 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 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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Can example@yahoo.co.uk connect with example2@yahoo.com?

I have a yahoo.co.uk account and my friend has a yahoo.com account. Can we still connect via Yahoo! like both had the same domain and chat?
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How to restore expired domain?

I already sent 3 emails to SmallBusiness Yahoo Help division, but none got a reply (even though they say that, they answer in 24 hours). I have used their Email Us form. Bottom line is that I have a ...
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Yahoo is asking me for security questions and I do not remember the answers to them.

I had an Yahoo account which I haven't accessed for months, and now when I try to log in again Yahoo asks me to answer two security questions, which I don't remember. Let's face it, everyone enters ...
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Where can I search the web for sites that are hotlinking JavaScript from a particular domain? [closed]

Similar to Google's inanchor: operator, I'm looking for a search engine that will let me search for sites that are using a particular JavaScript. For instance I would like to search to compare the ...
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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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using Yahoo Messenger to send SMS

When using Yahoo Messenger to send SMS, I get: Sorry, but Yahoo! Messenger is currently unavailable. Please try again later. I receive this error message after step three below: To send SMS ...
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How to reset Yahoo mail password when you forget secret questions but have email forwarding to another mail?

I have an old Yahoo e-mail address for which I forgot both the password and answers to secret questions. When I still knew the password, I have setup POP download on my current Gmail account so I can ...
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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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Why email Giants like Gmail does not allows to upload the image from local box? [closed]

I want to to upload the image in gmail signature from my local box but it does not allow that. For this image should be present on public webserver. I am not able to think what is the reason behind ...
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Is this Yahoo mail mobile form secure?

Using my android device I went to "mail.yahoo.com" on my web browser. It forwarded me to this page: http://mlogin.yahoo.com/w/login/user ... The page prompts me to enter my username and password, but ...
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Flickr and/or Yahoo account for a company or institute

I want to set up a Flickr page for an institute, but if want to fill in the sign up form I have to fill in birthdate, gender, surname and so on. Should I fill in fake data or is there a smoother way?
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Creating Google+ Account without Gmail address

Google allows us to use many of its services without having a Gmail account. But when I visit Google+ and click on the "Sign Up" button, it asks to select a new username and create a new password. Is ...
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Changing my primary email

Here is my problem, at one point in the past i created another Facebook account to give me more credits in a Facebook game. I used my personal email that i currently use every day. Now i have deleted ...
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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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Why have stock portfolios in My Yahoo stopped working?

I have several stock portfolios in the "My Yahoo" stock portfolio widget. It seems that since Jan. 1, they have stopped working - now every value is simply "N/A". I have tried this on three ...
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Cannot log into Delicious using Yahoo! ID as username

Since the revamp/relaunch of the Delicious site, I can no longer log in with my Yahoo! ID. Instead, I'm being asked for a Delicious ID. If I sign up, I will lose all my previous bookmarks. I have ...
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How do I add Yahoo contacts to Google Chat? [closed]

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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How to push Yahoo Small Business email to Gmail

How can I setup a push synchronization between my Yahoo Small Business account and my Gmail account? I would like Gmail to update my Yahoo inbox in real-time. I have the accounts set up, but Gmail is ...
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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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Are there any services that will update Google Latitude from Yahoo Fire Eagle? [closed]

I'm looking for a web application that will update my Google Latitude location every time I update my Yahoo Fire Eagle location. I checked the Fire Eagle application gallery and didn't find anything ...
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How to find out if I have been removed from a friend's Yahoo! Messenger's contact list

Is there any way to know if someone has removed me from his/her Yahoo! Messenger friends list?
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How to retrieve a stolen Yahoo account's password?

One of my friends just got hacked on her PC and her Yahoo account password was stolen. Now the hacker use her account under her name for bad reason. He may have change alternative email, security ...
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How do the deletion/deactivation policies of Yahoo, MSN and Gmail compare? [closed]

For example, if you don't access your account for a while will it be deleted or merely deactivated and how long before whichever happens?
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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 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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How to get a list of sites where I have used a yahoo openid?

I have been using my flickr url as my openid on a number of sites. Since I found out that my google profile can also serve as my openid I was thinking of changing all my registrations from flickr to ...