Can’t remember your Yahoo Mail password? Don't get stressed over it as you can get it back. In this day and age it is always a good idea to keep your usernames and passwords safe so your personal information is secure. Do not take out the possibility of your account being compromised as well. Luckily, there’s a way to recover your password and your Yahoo account.
It is important that you keep your security questions in mind when signing up. Yahoo will ask you a few questions and all you need is to answer them correctly to get your account back.
Make sure that your computer or laptop is on and that the operating system has fully loaded. Find your internet browser icon and click on it. Once your internet browser is open then you will have to click on the “I can’t access my account” on the ‘Yahoo Sign-In’ Page.
Yahoo will ask you the nature of your problem. You will be shown 4 options to choose from. Select the ‘I forgot my password’ option and hit the next button.
Type in your Yahoo Mail ID in the ‘My Yahoo ID is’ box and fill in the security code. Press Next.
The next step involves verifying your identity. Depending on your actions while signing up, you will be asked to either enter your secondary email address, cell phone number or answer a security question. Hit the next button. It is a good idea if you have this information written down somewhere safe so that you can prove your identity.
Upon successful verification, you will be asked to enter a new password. Choose a password and make sure you remember it! You will want to write it down and keep it somewhere that is secure.
If you face any difficulties then try these instructions again and make sure to take your time so that you do not skip any step. However, if you still face issues then go to the 'Help' section of Yahoo mail for more assistance. If you are unable to find any help and are still facing difficulties then it might be a good idea to check the many websites and forums that deal with issues in Yahoo mail. You will find many different sites that have expert users willing to help you out with your problem. Go over the posts carefully as your problem may have been answered previously. If you need more help then just post a query on a forum and you will get further assistance by someone that knows what they are doing.