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Cant log on to yahoo everytime i try says proxys settings..i dont know how to fix that.. yahoo worked for me the last time i was on which was last nite..i have changed nothing..

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Download ccleaner and run it through until clean.
http://www.filehippo.com/download_ccleaner/
If you still cannot log in
On the sign in page click 'Messenger' on the top toolbar
Click 'Preferences' and then 'Connections'
If you are set to 'Connect direct to the internet' change it to 'Via Proxy' and vice versa.
Make sure the internet connection and country are correctly set as default.
Try signing in again - change the Internet Connections as necessary when you encounter a problem

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Im using yahoo messenger version 11 .i cant sign in anymore .. other website like facebook n search are okay except in yahoo ..what are solution of this problem..pls help


i got the same problem with my ym 11 too.. but honestly looks like its ym problem that it may just work whenever it want to.. :( but try this.. open Yahoo Messenger click on "Messenger" (on top), choose "Connection Preferences" select "Connect via Proxy Server" try to log in ..
if it doesn't work put it back to the original settings, same instruction go to YM, click Messenger then Connection Preferences select "Connect directly to the Internet".. this time try to disconnect your internet connection first.. and then with your YM open enter your username & password but dont click "connect" yet.. connect to internet & log in to ym (you should click "connect on ym right after a second you are connected to the internet)

Sep 10, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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"How to fix Yahoo! Messenger sign in error


[Solution #1]
Here's how I solve it:
1. Open your Internet Explorer
2. Go to Tools > Internet Options then click the Connections tab
3.Click the LAN Settings button and a new dialog box will open
4. At the new dialog box, look for the Proxy server checkbox, if this is checked, uncheck it.
5. Then your done, click OK button for the dialog boxes.
6. Try logging in to your Yahoo Messenger account.
My solution is good only if you have set your proxy server previously in your Internet Explorer. I've noticed this behaviour since in our school, I need to set the proxy server to access the internet. But at home, I don't need to. So when I am at home, this is the normal situation I encounter when I forget to unset back the proxy settings.
On the other hand, the other way around should work. What I mean here is, if you connect to a network that has a proxy server, you need to setup the proxy settings in order for you to use their internet services. Thus, access to yahoo could be established.
[Solution #2]
One area to look also if the proxy is not the one causing the problem, you can check if you have your DNS Server address(es) set, which - in case you have changed your network, can't be accessible to the new network. Thus, it can cause this error.
So, you may unset the DNS Servers (Go to Network Properties >> General Tab >> TCP/IP Properties >> General Tab > Obtain DNS Server address automatically) and try logging in your YM.
[Solution #3]
If the above solutions does not go well, this last one might be the savior. Instead of constantly banging your heads with those re-logins and reconfigurations, you can track back your YM version and replace it with an old version instead. I did this and it works for me well. I had before a version 9 Yahoo Messenger and when I replace it with a version 8, the problem was solved. This should be your last resort if the previous won't work. Remember also to be patient. If it bugs you, don't bug down... bug up!
Here's an old version of Yahoo Messenger (8.1.0.419.exe) - [Download]
Hope these helps.

Jul 01, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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Hi why cant i login into my account




Check first if you are inputting the correct password. Next try going in to Messenger>Connection Preference> then Click No Proxies

If this won't work, try No Network Detection instead.

Last resort is to c
heck your Internet Explorer settings by going to Tools>Internet Options>Connections>Settings

Then check Automatically Detect Settings.

Also do this again - Tools>Internet Options>Connections>

Then this time click LAN Settings and check Automatically Detect Settings

Click Apply and then try logging in to Yahoo Messenger again.

Oct 25, 2010 | Yahoo Messenger

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YAHOO! MSGR 10 SETUP WON'T START


I would like to help you with your issue. but we have to check the following first

http://webmessenger.yahoo.com/ try log into the Web Messenger

> Step 1: Test Your Internet Connection
> Step 2: Verify Your Yahoo! ID and Password
Open Internet explorer and www.mail.yahoo.com
Check by sign in to you account
> Step 3: Test Your Access to Secure Pages
Make sure that you can access secure pages from Internet Explorer
Try to sign in to Yahoo! by going to the Yahoo! sign in page and enter the same Yahoo! ID and password you were using before.
> Step 4: Verify Credentials
Verify that the same Yahoo! ID and password you used before in the last step also works in the online version of Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger for the Web:
http://webmessenger.yahoo.com/
enter the same Yahoo! ID and password you were using before.
> Step 5: Check Connection Settings
Click the Messenger menu and select Connection Preferences.
Click Connect directly to the Internet, and then click OK.

Check by Changing the connection type to a connection via a proxy server:
Click the Messenger menu and select Connection Preferences.
Click Connect via a proxy server, then under this option, select HTTP proxy, and then click OK.


Last is Uninstall all the Yahoo Tool Bars and Yahoo applications , Yahoo Messenger, and Yahoo Updates from Program list i.e Control panel - Add/Rem Programs ..
And reinstall the Yahoo Messenger again -

Jan 21, 2010 | Yahoo Messenger

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Cant log in to yahoo messenger


Try creating a new account, or try the forgot password link.

Jan 21, 2010 | Yahoo Messenger

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Cant log in shows 81003004


Please check your internet connection is working or not.. also check the connection setting if you having any proxy in LAN setting if any proxy is there just delete that..... also check the your firewall is blocking the messenger.... at last please check with your ISP or Network admin whether the Messenger is blocked from the Admin side.

For more assistance please stay with us.

Good Luck

Dec 21, 2009 | Yahoo Messenger

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YM error 81003005/log-in ID, password invalid


I observed that this yahoo messenger comes with the network's (where you are connected at) firewall restrictions. There has got to be in between with your YM and the firewall. This problem is common when you belong to a proxy.
Secondly, if the firewall is the one not bugging you, it might be the DNS servers are causing the troubles. Sometimes, it seems the connection goes well only that DNS problems got in the way. This occurs rarely but if you can catch this problem, headache solve. The second solution discusses this.
Lastly, this has also got to do with the software part, that is the YM itself. As you can read in some of the comments below, other accounts work well and to some do not. If this is the case, then the connection (firewall) itself is not the problem but the software. Yahoo's advise is to update to its recent version of YM. Well, I did this but I was trapped with the same problem. My second solution works well for this kind of problem. Read on.
Solutions
[Solution #1]
Here's how I solve it:
1. Open your Internet Explorer
2. Go to Tools > Internet Options then click the Connections tab
3.Click the LAN Settings button and a new dialog box will open
4. At the new dialog box, look for the Proxy server checkbox, if this is checked, uncheck it.
5. Then your done, click OK button for the dialog boxes.
6. Try logging in to your Yahoo Messenger account.
My solution is good only if you have set your proxy server previously in your Internet Explorer. I've noticed this behaviour since in our school, I need to set the proxy server to access the internet. But at home, I don't need to. So when I am at home, this is the normal situation I encounter when I forget to unset back the proxy settings.
On the other hand, the other way around should work. What I mean here is, if you connect to a network that has a proxy server, you need to setup the proxy settings in order for you to use their internet services. Thus, access to yahoo could be established.
[Solution #2]
One area to look also if the proxy is not the one causing the problem, you can check if you have your DNS Server address(es) set, which - in case you have changed your network, can't be accessible to the new network. Thus, it can cause this error.
So, you may unset the DNS Servers (Go to Network Properties >> General Tab >> TCP/IP Properties >> General Tab > Obtain DNS Server address automatically) and try logging in your YM.
[Solution #3]
If the above solutions does not go well, this last one might be the savior. Instead of constantly banging your heads with those re-logins and reconfigurations, you can track back your YM version and replace it with an old version instead. I did this and it works for me well. I had before a version 9 Yahoo Messenger and when I replace it with a version 8, the problem was solved. This should be your last resort if the previous won't work. Remember also to be patient. If it bugs you, don't bug down... bug up!
Here's an old version of Yahoo Messenger (8.1.0.419.exe) - [Download]
Hope these helps.

Jan 29, 2009 | Yahoo YHT-630 System

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Errror 81003005 wont let me sign in to yahoomessneger


ok, in my case i remembered I tried using a proxy on internet explorer and forgot to put it off, so the proxy connection was still on even though the proxy was dead.

It now a proven fact to me that internet explore settings are linked to yahoo mess!
so make sure your internet explorer is working ok without proxy:

1. Open your Internet Explorer
2. Go to Tools > Internet Options then click the Connections tab
3.Click the LAN Settings button and a new dialog box will open
4. At the new dialog box, look for the Proxy server checkbox, if this is checked, uncheck it.
5. Then your done, click OK button for the dialog boxes.
6. Try logging in to your Yahoo Messenger account.

good luck =)

Dec 07, 2008 | Yahoo Messenger

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Yahoo messenger


time for upgrade

Apr 30, 2008 | Yahoo YHT-630 System

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