Clearing the Security Breach Alert

If you're contacting us because you're unable to clear the security breach alert, click the X in the upper-right hand corner or press the escape key on your keyboard to clear the message. This should clear the alert and allow you to view your mail.

Sync or un-sync Mail, Calendar, and Contacts on iOS

Syncing your Yahoo email and personal information on your iOS device gives you quick access on the go. Changes automatically update on both the device and your Yahoo account.

Sync your Yahoo account to your iOS device

Sync the native iOS apps on your mobile device with your Yahoo personal info. It can take several minutes for the synced information to show up.

  1. Tap Settings on your device.
  2. Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Tap Yahoo.
  5. Enter your email address and tap Next.
  6. Enter your password and tap Sign in.
  7. Slide the "Mail," "Contacts," and "Calendars" sliders on, and tap Save.

Delete a synced Yahoo account from your iOS device

  1. Tap Settings on your device.
  2. Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap your Yahoo account.
  4. Tap Delete Account.
  5. Tap Delete from My iPhone to confirm.

 Info not updating? - This usually means your account isn't syncing properly. You can fix most common syncing issues by deleting then re-adding your Yahoo Mail account.

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