How to Reset or Recover Yahoo Forgotten Email Password?

About Yahoo

Yahoo is a web service provider that provides many services to their users like Yahoo Search Engine, Yahoo Email, Yahoo Directory, etc. Yahoo official website is www.yahoo.com worldwide. It is also known for one of the biggest search portals all over the world wherein users search anything on the web and get appropriate answers by Yahoo search engine technology. To know how to recover yahoo forgotten email password, continue reading this article.

Yahoo Emails are the very important part of its service. Millions of users use Yahoo emails worldwide. The major problem Yahoo users face with the password recovery, in case users forget/lost their email password, they do not know where exactly they need to go to recover/reset their password. This post will show you complete process to reset/recover yahoo forgotten email password. Follow the steps given below:

Recover Yahoo Forgotten Email Password

Step 1. Open any browser and go to Yahoo Sign in Page and click Trouble signing in? or Difficulty signing in?

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Step 2. On the next screen, will ask you to enter your Yahoo email address. Type in it and click “Continue

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Step 3. Now you will be at Yahoo verification screen, in my case it is asking to enter digits and then need to click on submit so I will get the verification code from Yahoo to prove my identity. It may be variations in your case, depends what verification method, you have chosen at the time of Signup. Recover or Reset Yahoo Email Password Click To Tweet

If I could not remember the digits or do not have that number anymore, then I can choose “No, I don’t know the digits”, so I will get another recovery option (recovery email).

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Step 4. Once you select the appropriate option, then, click on “Yes, text me an Account Key” (depends what options you have chosen, in my case, I have selected phone number to receive key)

Step 5. You will be receiving an Account Key sent by Yahoo. It should be Alphabetic or Alphanumeric. Enter the Account Key and click on “Verify” button

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Step 6. If the verification code is correct, you will see below screen where it successfully verified/authenticated. Click “Create a new password” option.

Step 7. At last, you just need to create a new password, as you desired. Make sure not to use any previous used password. Strong password contains upper & lower case with a number and symbol.

Note: If you are unable to verify your phone number, alternate e-mail address or secret question, if any, there is nothing else you can do because Yahoo is not able to verify that you are the legitimate owner.

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