Your Yahoo password applies to all Yahoo services you use with your account. Because of this, we think it's a good idea to change your password at least once a year to keep your account information secure.
Messenger stores your sign in information until you manually go back and change it. If you change your Yahoo account password , Messenger will not automatically update it.
The Yahoo Password Helper is easy We’ll securely verify your identity, then send a link to your alternate email address to reset your password . No alternate email address on file?
Edit your contact details Open Yahoo Messenger and sign in . Click the Messenger menu and select My Contact Details
When you delete personal settings, some web pages that rely on previously stored cookies, form data, passwords , or previously installed browser add-ons might not work as expected. Resetting Internet Explorer to its defaults does not delete your favorites, feeds, Web slices, and a few other personalized settings.
Sign in to Yahoo Wallet . - Note: If you are already signed in you will be asked to sign in again to confirm your identity.
Reset the connection settings in Internet Explorer Hold down the Windows
Trouble getting signed in can be as simple as a typo or recent change in your Yahoo ID or password , but sometimes it's more complex. Use these steps to troubleshoot and fix most problems.
Review your alternate email address A spammer may have altered your account information, allowing them to access your account again even after you change your password . Visit your Account Information page Click Choose how Yahoo contacts you
Check your Yahoo account for things you don't recognize Delete linked Mail accounts that you don't recognize or control Change your password on any linked accounts that you control. Delete linked social networking accounts that you don't recognize.