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I am trying to access my yahoo mail via mac mail, and I think my account info is correct, but it asks for my password, and then rejects it. I tried changing my password and it is still rejecting it.

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How do I restore my e-mail account?


Which email account there are many ?
gmail , yahoo , outlook express , hotmail , ........


Important information can sometimes be sent to an old email address that you no longer use.
For instance, if you registered a domain name, a website hosting account, a PayPal, or eBay account with an old email address but forgot to update your account when you switched email providers, then messages sent by those sites will be overlooked.
Finding old email accounts is not that difficult, especially because email users tend to use the same user name, or variations of it, for all email accounts.
If you know, or have an idea of what the old user name was, then retrieving, or changing the password is simple, but each email server uses a different user name or password retrieval method.

Call your internet provider and tell them you have forgotten your email account.
Give them your name and account number, found on your monthly statement.
In some cases the Internet provider will want to email this information to you.
Be sure they send the information to the alternate email address which you can access.
You don't want them to send messages to the email address you can't currently access.


The internet provider will ask you the security question you selected when signing up for the account. If you can't remember what you selected, then the customer service representative may ask for a user name, your address, or the telephone number under which you registered the account.


Reset the password with the customer service representative over the phone.
The representative will help you change the user name if needed and reset the password so you can access the account again.

Yahoo Email

Go to the Yahoo mail page which asks you for your Yahoo ID.


Click on "I can't access my account."


Make the appropriate selection from the choices.
If you choose "I can't remember my user ID" then Yahoo will have you answer the "secret questions" they asked when you signed up.
These questions will be something like: "What was your first car?" or "Who was your third grade teacher?" If you answer coincides with the answer you gave when you signed up for the account.
Yahoo will give you your user ID.


After recovering your user ID, click on "I can't access my account" again and select "I can't remember my password," then click next and you will be taken to a change password screen, where you can change your password.


Start using your old Yahoo email account.

MSN Hotmail Email

Go to the Hotmail, or the MSN ID page, where it asks for your user name and password
Enter your user ID.
Unfortunately, MSN requires you to remember the user ID.


Click on "I have forgotten password"


Choose whether you want your password mailed to you or changed.
Unless you have registered a secondary email, if you choose email then the password will be sent to the account you can't access.
If you want to change password then you will be asked the security questions you specified when you registered the account.
Questions are something similar to, "Mothers birth place?" You may also be asked for your zip code, or address.


Enter a new password.


Enter anew password when the MSN ID page loads again and access your old email account.

Gmail Email

Access the Gmail ID page and click on "I can't access my account."


Choose the appropriate selection from the page that loads.
Options include, "I have forgotten my password" and "I have forgotten my user name."
If you select "I forgot user name," then click on "retrieve user name page," which you will see further down on the page.
Enter the alternate e-mail with which you registered the account.
The user name will be sent to that email.


Select "I have forgotten my password" If you know your user name then choose and click on "retrieve password" page.


Enter your user name on the page that comes up and then answer the confidential question that is asked.

Send password reset instructions to an alternate email and access your old Gmail email account.

Jul 16, 2013 | PC Desktops

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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.

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


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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.

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

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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".


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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.

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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.

on Jan 12, 2011 | PC Desktops

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I cant sign in in my yahoo account i forgot the password


Good Day!

In Yahoo Mail put your user id then at the bottom click forgot password or I can't access my account, you will be asks questions to be able to obtain your account, just follow it and answer it correctly. That's all.

Jun 27, 2010 | PC Desktops

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I think someone has hacked into my yahoo e-mail account and now I cannot acsess my e-mails for nothing. Im scared


DEAR first of all dnt be scare ok cus you have to only do small this first ill tell you how can you stop this from hapening again k ok first go in to the signing page of yahoo 763474e.jpg
click on i cannot access my account
select my password dosnt works
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click next and just answer the question that yahoo ask
please try and ask any help you need in the future
please rate this solution........big help
and dnt wry k next time dont use a siple password like you telphone number or frends name used a password with letter and nuber and dont share it with any one
please rate this solution........big help

Apr 11, 2010 | PC Desktops

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I removed my Yahoo instant messenger a few days ago. But today I put it back on (downloaded it) back onto my computer. But now I have forgotten my password and Yahoo ID. I tried to use what I thought it...


You can know your email id for that contact that person whome you email from this yahoo mail account there is exact email address in From: in that email of that person.
Then try with it but if you forgot password then click on below link and provider all info and security questions answer.Then you can RESET password.
click here
Let me know if you need further assistance.
Thanks for using FixYa.

Dec 31, 2009 | PC Desktops

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The message could not be sent because one of the recipients was rejected by the server. The rejected e-mail address was 'a.tia62@yahoo.com'. Subject 'testing', Account: 'mail.eastern.com.ph', Server:...


Greetings,
this is a server rejected recipient error message for Outlook/ outlook express. mainly if this is a correct email address that you were trying to send the email on then you need to check for the configuration settings for Outlook express.
Goto Outlook express- higlight mail tab- select the user a/c- click properties on right- goto server tab check that server is
incoming: pop3.eastern.com.ph
outgoing: smtp.eastern.com.ph
click save
Regards,
TechSup1

May 01, 2009 | PC Desktops

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'Your e-mail server rejected your login. Error 0x800CCC92.


try log in ur yahoo account directly and chk if the user name and password is fine

Apr 16, 2009 | PC Desktops

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I am unable to get into my email, i have put in correct password and I.D but it keeps on rejecting. I have tried everything that yahoo has suggested and i am still unable to get into my mail!


Hello debb40,
Are you suer you aren't entering all that information with the caplock button on? log in names and passwords are case specific if you used all lower case characters to sign up.. you'll need to use all lower case to log in.. Otherwise.. youmay have to contact yahoo direct for assistance logging in...
Hope this helps

Sep 23, 2008 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

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I'm trying to set up outlook and it won't accept my yahoo email password


  • Open Outlook Express.

  • From the tool bar, Click Tools > Accounts.

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  • The Internet Accounts pop-up window will appear, with the Mail tab in the foreground.

  • Click Add, select Mail.

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  • The Internet Connection Wizard pop-up window is now displayed.
  • Key in your name and click Next.

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  • Enter the full Yahoo address.

  • Click Next. (For example, you should enter "username1@yahoo.com")

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  • For E-mail Server Names, select POP3 as your option from the drop down. Type "localhost" for both Incoming (POP3) and Outgoing mail (SMTP) servers.

  • Click Next.

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  • For Internet Mail Logon window, type your Yahoo! Mail ID and password:
    • Type just the the yahoo ID (for example, if your yahoo mail ID is username1@yahoo.com, you need to type Username1 as your user ID)
    • Password is your Yahoo! Mail password. (Ensure you are entering the correct password)

  • If you do not wish to type in your password every time you check your mail, tick the Remember password box.

  • Click Next.

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  • Click Finish.

  • Now in the Internet Accounts window, click on the new account named localhost and click Properties.


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  • Localhost properties windows will pop up.

  • Select Servers tab and in the bottom tick the checkbox My server requires authentication.

  • Click Settings.

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  • In the Outgoing Mail Server window, check the Log on using button and enter your Yahoo! Mail address as the Account name and your Yahoo! Mail password as the password.

  • Click OK.

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  • Next select the Advanced tab and increase the Server Timeout to Long (5 minutes).

  • Click OK and close.

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  • Now your configuration settings are ended and you should be able to access your free Yahoo! Mail account in Outlook Express.

Sep 19, 2008 | PC Desktops

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