Update Yahoo apps on Android devices

Make sure you always have the latest version of Yahoo Android apps. Update your apps automatically or manually.

Setup automatic updates

  1. Open the Google Play Store app Google Play Store app icon.
  2. Tap the Menu icon Image of the Google Chrome settings icon..
    - A sidebar menu opens.
  3. Tap My Apps.
  4. Tap the app you'd like to edit.
  5. Tap Menu Customize Chrome button icon | select Auto-update.

Set automatic updates over Wi-Fi only

You can set your device to only download updates when connected to Wi-Fi to lower your mobile data usage.

  1. Open the Google Play Store app Google Play Store app icon.
  2. Tap the Menu icon Image of the Google Chrome settings icon..
    - A sidebar menu opens.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Under "General," tap Auto-update apps.
  5. Select Auto-update apps over Wi-Fi only.

Manually Update Android apps

We often release updates for Yahoo apps to fix common issues. If you don't have your device set to auto-update apps, you can use these steps to update your favorite Yahoo apps.

  1. Open the Google Play Store app Google Play Store app icon.
  2. Tap the Menu icon Image of the Google Chrome settings icon..
    - A sidebar menu appears.
  3. Tap My Apps.
  4. Tap the Yahoo app you want to update.
  5. Tap Update.
  6. Tap Accept.

If the app isn't in the "Updates" section or says "Installed," your app is up to date.