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Restore email, contacts, and mail settings

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

Restoring missing email and IMs

Did someone else delete your emails without your permission? You'll want to read our help article about restoring lost or deleted email and IMs to see if we can get them back for you.

Restoring missing contacts

There are a couple of different ways to fix your account if any contacts go missing. Explore your options in our help article about recovering lost contacts.

Fixing other changed settings  

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

Click a link below to see a relevant help article with more information:

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

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