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Temporary Error 3

Occasionally, an issue may occur in Yahoo Mail resulting in "Temporary Error 3." Don’t worry, this error will usually correct itself within a few minutes to a few hours. If not, we can help.

Fixing the error

Signing out of, then back in to, Yahoo Mail usually corrects this problem.

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