How to reset and change yahoo account password?
Have you forgotten your yahoo password? or willing to change the one, here is the solution for your every question related to yahoo account recovery.
Reset a forgotten password:
Go to the sign-in helper page if you want to rest yahoo account password
- Visit Sign-in Helper
- Enter either email id, username or Mobile Number
- Click on the next
- Now Tap on the “Forgotten Password?”
- Choose one of the recovery item listed
- and follow the on-screen instruction
How to change the password of yahoo account?
As we know password is the main key access to any account. For security purposes, we should keep changing the password. Here find out the change process of password on the phone and a desktop.
For mobile & desktop:
- Go to this page https://login.yahoo.com/
- And navigate to “Account Security”
- Tap on the Change password
- Follow the instructions to complete the process
Change password from Yahoo Mail App:
- Go to the menu option (☰)
- Tap on the ” Manage accounts”
- You should see the “Account info”
- Click on the “Security Settings”
- Enter the “Security Code” and change the password
- Now click on the “I would rather change my password”
- Make the new password and confirm again or tap on “Continue”
Note:- If you are unable to change the password through the yahoo app kindly use any browser on your phone.
“If you are not getting the option to change the password then probably you have the option of Account Key, so need to disable it before changing the password.”
List of ways to reset yahoo password:
- Using the Phone Number
- Using the alternate email address
- Using the security questions
How to recover yahoo password without Phone Number?
Have you lost access to your phone number linked to a yahoo account and do not know how to recover your password. follow the steps given below to get access to your account.
- Go to any browser and type yahoo.com
- Enter the email address and click on the next where you will see “Forgot Password?” tap on that
- Now choose the recovery option as the alternate email address.
- An 8 digit security code will be sent to your alternate email address. look for that code and type the code to recover the account
- After the verification process, you will be eligible to create the new password and make sure to create a strong password.
So this is how you can perform the yahoo account recovery without using the phone number.
Steps to reset yahoo password without email id:
- Navigate to the official Yahoo account recovery page
- Enter the username and tap on the continue option
- A new window will be open wherein the right corner you will find ” Forgotten Password?” click on that to perform the next steps
- Choose the recovery option like a phone number or security questions, if you choose the phone number to recover the password then you will get the 8 digit security code on the phone
- Follow the on-screen instructions to make the new password.
Hope you understand all the possible way to yahoo account recovery. still, you have any doubt and query you can contact the yahoo specialist for that.
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