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Yahoo keeps logging me out

Lately whenever I'm in Yahoo messanger, it will randomly log me out. Sometimes it won't even let me back in. It's really annoying when I'm talking to someone, and I don't know if the message went through or not. Seriously this isn't just happening to me. FIX IT!

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  • Tasha'e Nov 21, 2008

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What version of yahoo messenger your using? If using beta version I suggest to download the latest version and update I believe its ver. 9 now.

check also your connection settings  go to preferences menu under Messenger main menu  select Connection tab and check if "Connect Directly To the Internet" is selected(choose this if your  computer is directly connected to internet router not thru Network or LAN or gateway)  select Via Proxy and HTTP proxy if your connecting thru LAN using Proxy server(you need to  identify your proxy IP  address if your using ver. 8 of messenger)

 

 

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  • nhoelfox Nov 22, 2008

    Try to disable firewall and anti-virus in your computer if problem exist your computer might have malware that prevent you downloading from internet.

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This may sound absurd but you're logged into yahoo mail but was staring at the inbox for hours because you can't access your inbox or you simply can't open those emails even though you're almost there looking at the email previews.

No matter how you try to open the inbox folder, you simply can't access it or you're too close to reading the email by clicking on the preview link but it just wouldn't open and all you see is a blank screen.

Generally, we access our mails via yahoo's web interface or sometimes we do it from yahoo messenger window when new email alerts come. Whichever way we do it, we cannot always assume that since yahoo is a large company, we definitely won't get server errors. In fact, if you happen to have used an extension from Firefox that could determine web servers, I've noticed that local yahoo mails are sometimes hosted somewhere else, like for example, Singapore for some parts of Asia.

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