Uninstall and Reinstall Yahoo! Messenger for iPhone
This article provides instructions for uninstalling and re-installing the Yahoo! Messenger for iPhone app.
Please note: To sync your device with iTunes and back up your information, please view the article "Syncing iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch with iTunes."
To install the Yahoo! Messenger for iPhone app:
- Open the App Store.
- Tap Search.
- Tap the Search field at the top.
- Type in Yahoo! Messenger and select the search query.
- Tap Yahoo! Messenger in the search results.
- Tap Free.
- Tap Install.
- When prompted, enter your iTunes Store account information. The app will then download and install.
To remove the Yahoo! Messenger for iPhone app:
- Touch and hold any app icon on the Home screen until the icons start to wiggle.
- Tap the X in the corner of the Yahoo! Messenger for iPhone app.
- Tap Delete to remove the app and all of its data.
- Press the Home button to lock the Home screen icons again.