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How to change Yahoo! Account's password from Yahoo! Mail

This changes will apply to all your yahoo accounts including Yahoo Messenger, Yahoo Mail, Yahoo Finance etc..etc..
Most people might already know about this, but for those who don't know yet about changing Yahoo!Mail password, I write this article to help them change the yahoo! Mail password. Your Yahoo! password always applies to your entire Yahoo! account. This means that it is valid not only for Yahoo! Mail, but also for Yahoo! Messenger, the Yahoo! Music Engine, My Yahoo!, Yahoo! Finance, etc. and all of Yahoo!'s other personalized services. If someone breaks into any of these accounts, you'll want to change your password or you may just need to change it.Here's how to change your password from Yahoo! Mail:
1.Login to your Yahoo! Mail account using your current username and password [Click Here]. Below are the Yahoo! mail Login boxes below with illustrations.




Type in your username and password into the boxes and click Sign In.





Once you are logged in, locate and click your username on the top-left corner of the page eg. Click "Hi Mike....." Now, from the drop-down menu that appears, select Account Info.





A new browser/tab/window will appears asking you to verify your password.



Type your password into the box and click Sign In. The Account Information page appears. Now on the Account Information page, locate "Change Your Password".




Type in your old/current password and your new password twice in the respective boxes provided and click "Save", then "Continue" on the next page.






That's all, your Yahoo Password has been changed.


Note: Options and User Interfaces menus might change as per Yahoo!'s updates. Will keep you updated time and again.
Good Luck.

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how to change password in yahoo messenger?


You need to change password for yahoo mail and it will in turn change the password for messenger.


  1. From the Yahoo! Home page, click on your user name in the upper right.(You will need to be signed in already)
  2. From the drop down select Account Info
  3. You will be asked to sign in again to enter your Account Info page.
  4. Click Change your password
  5. You will be taken to a page that will look like the one below.

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  6. Enter your current password.
  7. Enter and confirm your new password.
  8. Click Save. You will see a confirmation page when you have successfully changed your password.
  9. Click Continue.
Your Yahoo! password always applies to your entire Yahoo! account. This means that it is valid not only for Yahoo! Mail but also for Yahoo!'s other personalized services like :
  • Yahoo! Messenger
  • Yahoo! Chat
  • My Yahoo!
  • Yahoo! Finance

Jun 07, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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somebody hacked my yahoo messenger. How can I change My yahoo password so that the hacker cannot open my yahoo messenger????


Hello there, This information from yahoo might help you:

To change your password:

  1. From the Yahoo! Home page, click on your user name in the upper right.(You will need to be signed in already)
  2. From the drop down select Account Info
  3. You will be asked to sign in again to enter your Account Info page.
  4. Click Change your password
  5. You will be taken to a page that will look like the one below.

    131-0000000003.jpg
  6. Enter your current password.
  7. Enter and confirm your new password.
  8. Click Save. You will see a confirmation page when you have successfully changed your password.
  9. Click Continue.

Your Yahoo! password always applies to your entire Yahoo! account. This means that it is valid not only for Yahoo! Mail but also for Yahoo!'s other personalized services like :

  • Yahoo! Messenger
  • Yahoo! Chat
  • My Yahoo!
  • Yahoo! Finance

Note: If you are having difficulty logging into your account or believe your account may have been compromised please request a new password

Hope this helps! Thumbs up if it does!

May 02, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

3 Answers

how can change my password on yahoo messenger?


Here's how to change your Yahoo! password from within Yahoo! Messenger:
1. Click the Messenger menu and select My Account Info. The Sign in to Yahoo! window opens.
2. Enter your current password in the Password field and click Sign In. The Account Info page opens.
3. Click Change your password. The "Change your Yahoo! Password" window opens.
4. Enter your current password in the Enter your Current Password field.
5. Enter your new password in the Choose a New Password field.
6. In the Confirm your New Password field, confirm your new password by entering it again.
7. Click Save to put your new password into effect. You'll see a message that says you've successfully chosen a new password.
8. Click Continue. You'll be asked to review account sign-in settings. Make any updates to this information that you would like.
9. Click Continue again. You'll be returned to the Account Info page.
10. When you're done, be sure to click Finished.

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Apr 09, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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I cant log in to my yahoo mail account. I'm not sure the reason either its been compromised or password changed


Hello there!

You may change your password by following these easy steps:

To change your password:
  1. From the Yahoo! Home page, click on your user name in the upper right.(You will need to be signed in already)
  2. From the drop down select Account Info
  3. You will be asked to sign in again to enter your Account Info page.
  4. Click Change your password
  5. You will be taken to a page that will look like the one below.
  6. Enter your current password.
  7. Enter and confirm your new password.
  8. Click Save. You will see a confirmation page when you have successfully changed your password.
  9. Click Continue.

Your Yahoo! password always applies to your entire Yahoo! account. This means that it is valid not only for Yahoo! Mail but also for Yahoo!'s other personalized services like :
  • Yahoo! Messenger
  • Yahoo! Chat
  • My Yahoo!
  • Yahoo! Finance
Note: If you are having difficulty logging into your account or believe your account may have been compromised please request a new password


Regards,
fossildude




Mar 23, 2011 | Yahoo Mail

1 Answer

my friend forgot her email password and the security question too. she remember the 1st security question but the 2nd is not.please help us.


Hello there!

Please follow these easy steps:

To change your password:
  1. From the Yahoo! Home page, click on your user name in the upper right.(You will need to be signed in already)
  2. From the drop down select Account Info
  3. You will be asked to sign in again to enter your Account Info page.
  4. Click Change your password
  5. You will be taken to a page that will look like the one below.
  6. Enter your current password.
  7. Enter and confirm your new password.
  8. Click Save. You will see a confirmation page when you have successfully changed your password.
  9. Click Continue.
Your Yahoo! password always applies to your entire Yahoo! account. This means that it is valid not only for Yahoo! Mail but also for Yahoo!'s other personalized services like :
  • Yahoo! Messenger
  • Yahoo! Chat
  • My Yahoo!
  • Yahoo! Finance

Note: If you are having difficulty logging into your account or believe your account may have been compromised please request a new password

Regards,
fossildude


Mar 20, 2011 | Yahoo Mail

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