Editing your Yahoo Account Information
Recently move or get a new phone number? Need to change an alternate email address? It's easy to update your Yahoo account with your new information.
Note: While these steps can be completed using most smartphone and tablet devices, always make changes to your account information using a desktop or laptop computer.
- Sign in to your Yahoo Account Information page.
- Information you can change includes:
- Edit profile details - Control your profile's privacy, including which information people can see.
- Update your contact information - Edit your name, address, phone number, or alternate email address(es).
- Change your password - Create a new password for your Yahoo account.
- Set language or time zone - Change your account's display language or email time zone.
- Change sign-in settings - Control how frequently your account signs you out.
- View your recent sign-in activity - See the locations and IP addresses that your account has recently been accessed from.
- Click Save to apply your changes.