Private results on Yahoo Search for tablets

When you use Yahoo Search, you’ll see relevant, personal results selected from your Yahoo Mail.

Only you can see your private search results when you’re signed in — no one else can search for or see them.

  1. Start in a Yahoo Search box.
  2. Enter a search term related to your events, flights, or package deliveries:
    • Flight itineraries - Flights, United or Jetblue
      • Airport codes - SFO, AUS
      • Flight numbers - UA 388
    • Hotel reservations - Hotel, Marriott, or Best Western
    • Rental car bookings - Rental car, Avis or Hertz
    • Package deliveries - Packages, or Amazon.
    • Events, Invitations, or Tickets - Events, Invitations, Ticketmaster or Evites.
  3. Tap Search.

You’ll see a summary of results for upcoming flights, hotel reservations, rental car bookings, packages, or event deliveries selected from your Yahoo Mail.

Your flights

Graphic showing private flight search results with flight itinerary details and an image of the destination city

  • Get directions - tap Directions.
  • Check in to your flight - tap Check-in.
  • View the related email - tap View email.
  • View the airline's website - tap Airline website.
  • Share a flight - Learn more about sharing.
  • Remove a result - tap the Delete icon Delete button.

Your hotel reservations

Graphic showing private hotel search results with hotel reservation information and an image of a room with a map showing the location

  • Get directions - tap the hotel's address.
  • View the related email - tap View email.
  • See the hotel website - tap Hotel website.
  • Remove a result - tap the Delete icon Delete button.

Your car rental bookings

Graphic showing private car rental search results with booking details and a map showing the location

  • Get directions - tap the address or location.
  • View the related email - tap View email.
  • See the rental car agency's website - tap Rental car website.
  • Remove a result - tap the Delete icon Delete button.

Your packages

Graphic showing private package delivery search results with order details and images of the order items

  • Track a package - tap Track packages.
  • View the related email - tap View email.
  • See your order details on Amazon -  tap Order details.
  • Get customer service help with your package - tap Customer service.
  • Remove a result - tap the Delete icon Delete button.

Your events

 Graphic showing private search results for an event, invitation, or ticket with its related details

  • View the related email - tap View email.
  • See the webpage for an event - tap Event page.
  • Add an event to Yahoo Calendar - tap Add to calendar.
  • Get directions - tap Directions.
  • Remove a result - tap the Delete icon Delete button.

Turning private results on or off

  1. Start on any Yahoo Search results page that shows private search results.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Locate the “Private results” section, and choose your setting from the drop-down.
  4. Tap Save.

Available companies

Right now, we only show private results for select companies (see a list of all available companies).