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The server is not responding, please try after sometime

I've received this error for the past month. The only way I can check my Yahoo mail is in the preview box on the yahoo home page. If I click on mail to open the full page, I can see that I have unread messages, I can see all my folders, but I cannot access my inbox. I received the "The server is not responding, please try after sometime" error. Has anyone (hello Yahoo - even you) found a solution to this??

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  • Anonymous Feb 20, 2009

    This is odd. I had tried this on my home computer and work computer - with the same result. Now when I tried on my home computer, I get www.yahoo.com with what seems a new home page and I'm able to access my mail. After deleting my browsing history and cookies on my work computer, I log onto www.yahoo.com and get the old home page, but cannot access my mailbox (I used to be able to on my work computer - nothing has changed at work that would prevent it now). Why would using the same web address produce two different Yahoo home pages?

  • chefemby Feb 20, 2009

    I'm sorry - the above "guest" post is mine - I forgot to log back in after I deleted my cookies.

  • krishnammalm Feb 25, 2009

    i can login in my email @yahoo.com. but i am unable to open the inbox. its shows some error on server. please help me, how to solve?

  • originalwit Mar 27, 2009

    When I try to open my Yahoo mail I get this Microsoft Internet Explorer error message: "The server is not responding, please try after sometime." Deleting cookies, deleting temporary files and refreshing the page doesn't help. Signing in from the My Yahoo page doesn't help. I CAN access my mail from the public library computer but that is of no help on a daily basis. The problem seemed to coincide with a new Chat/Text message section being installed on the page by Yahoo but that could mean nothing. The error message itself is working my nerves; please try after sometime?!? What does that mean?? It's a week later - I think that's after sometime!!

  • TommyBoy70 Aug 27, 2009

    It is now August, 2009 and this problem, as well as the picture problem (pics not appearing in forwarded emails) are still not addressed by Yahoo!

    SOLUTION: Dump their ***. There are plenty of better free providers out there.


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I found a solution posted on another site [answers.yahoo.com]which has saved me. It was posted by magnumgirl who said:

"Yahoo has been having problems lately since they have been upgrading and doing maintenance on their sites. In the meantime, you can use one of these links to access your mail, it's basic, no frills, but it works. http://us.m.yahoo.com/p/mail or: http://uk.m.yahoo.com/p/mail or; http://de.m.yahoo.com/p/mail"

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I had the same problem. To solve it I tried switching to Yahoo's New Mail and this worked.

If you are using the classic view, as I was, try switching to new mail view.

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It is not a definitive solution but you can read your messages and open your folders, etc.

When you are inside Yahoo e-mail, you can open your mailbox or another folder just clicking the mouse's right key and it opens a window with some different options. You can choose "Open" and your mailbox will be opened.

You can do the same in each mail message to look its content at.

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Try on a different computer

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