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Find your Yahoo ID

Find your Yahoo ID and get back into your account by using the Account Recovery Wizard.

  Tip: Before you search for your Yahoo ID, take a look at some common sign in issues. If you still can't sign in, then use the Account Recovery Wizard to search for your Yahoo ID.

Look up your Yahoo ID

Desktop computer

  1. Go to the Account Recovery Wizard.
  2. Select I forgot my Yahoo ID, and click Next.
  3. Enter your alternate email address or mobile number. The information you enter must match the information currently listed on your Yahoo account.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Enter the CAPTCHA code, and click Next.

You'll see a message telling you if a Yahoo ID was found for the information you entered. The results are sent to the alternate email address or mobile number you entered.

Mobile device

  1. On the mobile sign in page, tap I can't access my account.
  2. Tap Find your Yahoo ID.
  3. Enter your alternate email address or mobile number. The information you enter must match the information currently listed on your Yahoo account.
  4. Tap OK.

The results are sent to the alternate email address or mobile number you entered.

  Important: We can only search for your Yahoo ID with a current alternate email address or mobile number. If you don't have one listed on the account, or your alternate email address or mobile number is outdated, you won't be able to receive the search results.

 

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