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Giftitbygod@yahoo.com I had a yahoo account and have been locked out for some time now. Please help me keep my account and I reset my password and question.

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How can I unlock my Yahoo Email account because, I forgot my password and put in too many wrong passwords and, got locked out.


You always can notify Yahoo, you forgot your password. then the can use several modes to help you. Ask you a security question, or send you a mail, how to reset your password.
Under the sign in button is a blue text " I cannot access my account, please help. Press that one.

Aug 04, 2014 | Yahoo Mail

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I was given a new password at the library for yahoo and they wont let me in


On what machine does login fail, what error messages do you get, surely Yahoo password reset questions availed you a password reset (perhaps not to the old password; a password change was required because concerns stemming from a Heartbleed vulnerability in SSL (incl. Yahoo infrastructure,) and what have you changed since last time you logged in that way? Did the library say they reset your Yahoo password in particular?

Jul 18, 2014 | Yahoo Mail

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Yahoo.com tells me that my password has expired. What do I need to do?


If you ever find yourself with a locked Yahoo account, it's likely due to multiple incorrect password attempts.

As a security measure, Yahoo's email and chat client servers automatically lock your account to prevent unauthorized access after there have been multiple invalid password entries.

The ID Lock security measure safeguards a Yahoo account from unauthorized users who try to access your account without permission.Cause

After multiple incorrect password entries to a Yahoo account, the server automatically sets a lock on it.
This happens because every time a Yahoo Account holder logs into his account, he's logged in with a cookie.

A cookie is an information packet that proves you are the valid account holder.
However, when a person tries to access an account with many failed attempts, the cookies expires, triggering the ID lock on the account.
24-Hour Wait

A Yahoo account holder must wait up to 24 hours before accessing the account again.
The lock on the account expires within 24 hours from the time the account was locked.

Unlock Using Another Server Since Yahoo! has many servers around the world, a user can log into his account by visiting a different Yahoo server address. (See Below.)
http://thingsaboutcomputer.blogspot.com/2009/03/how-to-unlock-yahoo-when-account-is.html

Copy and paste a Yahoo! server URL into the address bar of your Internet browser to access the website.
Enter the Yahoo! ID and password in their respective fields, and click on "Log in" to access your yahoo account.
Avoid Yahoo Account Locks
To prevent future Yahoo! account locks, a user should limit the number of times he tries to enter a password.

If an account holder has forgotten his password, he should use the "Forgot Passsword" feature to reset the password.
http://help.yahoo.com/l/ca/yahoo/edit/id_password/edit-22.html

Jan 02, 2014 | Yahoo Mail

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I forgot my Pass word,I am locked out of Face book, Yahoo.com and Gmail.com


Start with Facebook Password
Suddenly you attempt to login to your Facebook profile.
Perhaps you have simply forgotten your password or worst case your Facebook account security has been compromised.

Having had this happen to me, I can help you reset your Facebook password and restore your peace of mind.

You will be back networking with your friends, family and coworkers in no time.
Go to your computer bring up the Facebook login screen like you normally would.

Do not fill in any information.

Click on the link above your Facebook user name and password that states forgot your password. This brings you to a different screen.

Fill in the email address associated or on file with your Facebook account.
If you cannot remember, keep trying different email addresses until you do.

Click enter and a Facebook reset link will be sent to your email so you can recover your password. It usually takes up to 5 minutes.

Check your spam email folder if the email does not appear in your inbox.

Click the link in your email and answer any security questions by Facebook.
This brings back to the Facebook website.

Reset your password with a phrase you will remember mixed in with 1 to 2 numbers or more. Record this in a notebook or on a safe place.

Use a different password than you would for your email.

This decreases your chances of having both websites compromised.
Yahoo Email Password

When you sign up for a free Yahoo! account, you gain access to the extensive features of the Yahoo! community and receive a free email account.

As with any account, it is a wise idea to change your Yahoo! password a few times a year in order to ensure its security.

Knowing where to go in Yahoo! to change your password will allow you to do it quickly.

Sign into your Yahoo! email account.

Click on your Yahoo! name at the top of the webpage to access drop-down options.
Select the "Profile" option.

Your account page will open.
Place your cursor over "Account Info" in the toolbar.
Options will again drop down.

Click "Change Password."

Type in your current Yahoo! email password in the first text box.
Enter your new Yahoo! password in the lower two text boxes.

Click "Save."

Your Yahoo! password is now changed.
Reset My Gmail Password

Google introduced Gmail on April Fool's Day in 2004.
The company first gave out 1,000 accounts to Google employees, friends and family members to test out the new email system.

Now, Gmail is a common and popular email application for users around the world thanks to its ease of use, high capacity and wide range of functionality,

Sign in to your Gmail account with your user name and password.

Click "Settings" in the upper right-hand corner.

Click on "Account and Import," then click "Google Account Settings."
A new window will open.

Click "Change Password" under "Personal Settings."

Type your current password, then type your new password.
Type the new password again for confirmation.

Click "Save."

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My account has been locked due to not using please help me for opening my yahoo account. remember, i forget the security questions also. and the id is, sashi_dia @yahoo.com


I guess, you account isn't locked yet, but you've forgotten the login password. I am sorry if I am wrong. Well, you can still recover or reset your password. Your security question is "What town was your father born in?", hopefully you can still remember the answer. Open Yahoo!Mail, click "I can't access my account" (at the bottom of the login box). Now, on the password recovery page, select "My Password Doesn't Work" and click "Next", enter your Yahoo ID and the security code in the respective boxes, click "Next", again on the next page, select "I can't access any of the above" but if you still remember the alternate email, enter it. If I am not wrong, your alternate email is a hotmail.com email address... click "Next" and you'll be given options to reset your password. If you do this very carefully, you'll definitely get your account back. I hope you haven't tried multiple times to login which would automatically rejects login attempts within specific period.

Let me know if you need further help.
Good Luck.
Thanks for using FixYa.

Apr 12, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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My yahoo account has been locked How can i open please help me?


This message is seen when an attempt to login has failed multiple time. As a security measure, your account has been locked to prevent unauthorized users from being able to log in to it. If you have not recently tried to log in, this is not necessarily a cause for concern. Another Yahoo! user may have mistakenly used your ID when attempting to log in to their own account.

The lock on your account will expire 24 hours after it was first locked. Don't worry-the lockout time period won't reset each time you try to sign in while the account is still locked. You can try to sign in again after the lockout time has expired. Note: Yahoo! is unable to provide you with the exact time that your account was locked or when it will be unlocked.

If you are still unable to sign in with your new password, please see the password problems help page for some common reasons why you are seeing the "Invalid Password" error.

To reset your password, or for further help, visit the following page:
https://edit.yahoo.com/forgotroot?done=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.yahoo.com%2F&src=fpctx&partner=&intl=us

Apr 10, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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My messenger says my account has been locked


Number one reason Yahoo will block a user is if the password is typed wrong too many times. That can happen when the capital lock on the keyboard. If it locked due to errors in password, it will reset in a certain amount of time. Usually about 3 days.

Other kinds of things can also cause this. "Suspicious" activity that is picked up through automation is not fully explained by Yahoo. Abusive language can get users suspended, but if this was the case, you would be informed.

Someone else trying to get into your account is a big one.Large amounts of mail suspected to be spam is another. That is why you should never give others your password.

If you forgot your password, you can reset it if you can answer securtiy setting questions. When you go to login, click I forgot my password. Don't keep putting the wrong one in.

Yahoo also asks if you have another email to send you notices, so if you did give them another, look there for information.

If you did not get an error or message of some sort while you were trying to enter your account, and the page simply didn't work, the reason may not be an account lock out. thanks for your question, please leave comments if you cannot reset your account.

Nov 21, 2009 | Yahoo Messenger

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Locked acounts


hi this is kamal.. i m sorry to hear that you account is blocked but don't worry follow these steps and let me know:- Contact Yahoo To Report Abuse To Your Account If You Get A Unusual Activity Detected Or Temporarily Disabled Message someone is attempting to hack your account or has they have tried to sign in to many times with the wrong info yahoo then suspends your account for 48 hours Or if you have sent alot of emails with attachments yahoo"s computers some times see this as spam in that case you (Have To Wait 48 hours) More Info http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/mail/ya? Account Locked For Security Reasons The lock on your account will expire 12 hours after it was initially locked?the lockout period will not reset each time you attempt to sign in while the account is still locked. More Info http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/securit? http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/edit/id? (If It Has Been Over 48 Hours Or The Above Does Not Apply) Report Abuse To Your Account if you have signed in yahoo in the last 4 months and it won"t take your sign in details some one has probably hacked your account if someone has changed your personal info you may not be able to recover the account What you can do if you think someone has accessed your account without permission you can report them and change password at link below if possible More Info http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/abuse/a? Try To Change Password Click Here https://edit.yahoo.com/config/change_pw? Report Abuse Form http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/securit? Email Yahoo Account Security account-security-help@cc.yahoo-inc.com Email Login Support my-login-support@cc.yahoo-inc.com ( provide all information you can that makes you think someone has hacked your account ) Password Info http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/edit/id? Chat With,Email Or Call Yahoo http://help.yahoo.com/fast/help/us/mail/? http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/mail/ya? Customer Care Email Address cc-advoc@yahoo-inc.com Yahoo Philippines - Asia Contact Info http://asia.docs.yahoo.com/info/support/? UK Customer Care http://help.yahoo.com/fast/help/uk/mail/? Call Yahoo Usa: 1-866-562-7249 1-866-562-7219 Uk 020 7131 1000 Canada: 1-877-722 3755 Direct Number: 1-408-349-1572 Fax Number: 1-408-349-3301 8am-5pm pacific time

Oct 09, 2009 | Yahoo Messenger

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MY YAHOO ACCOUNT IS LOCKED


Actually someone has tried to sign in to ur id with wrong passwords several times, so yahoo has blocked ur id for security purposes. u can simply unlock ur id.ur sign in to messenger is locked but u can acess ur mail. sign in to ur mail and go it to ur account details. change ur password. if u wanna keep these password then change password once and then change them to current password. ur id is now unlock.

Jul 26, 2009 | Yahoo Mail

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When im trying to sign in, it's taking time and i could not go through..it keeps on saying that my password is not correct, although my password is correct.


is your CAPS lock on? If not, then someone changed your password. You can reset your password through the Yahoo help page as long as Yahoo has a 2nd email from you. otherwise you will have to open a new account.

My advice is to get a gmail account. They are free and much better than yahoo http://mail.google.com

May 01, 2009 | Yahoo Messenger

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