Restore email, contacts, and mail settings

If your account has been recently compromised, you might notice missing emails, missing contacts, or changed settings. We have ways to potentially undo the damage below.

Restore missing email and IMs

If you discovered your account was compromised recently, it's possible that you'll be able to restore your lost or deleted email and IMs.

Restore missing contacts

There are a couple of ways to recover lost contacts if any go missing.

Fix other changed settings  

When emails, contacts, and IMs go missing, it's not uncommon for other settings to be changed as well. It's a good idea to check them.

Commonly changed Yahoo Mail settings:

We also recommend that you take time to review our tips on safeguarding your Yahoo account.

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