- First make sure you are logged in to your Yahoo Messenger.
- Go to Yahoo Prowp-content/uploads directory and verify the target user profile.
- For instance if you are planning to check the status of email@example.com, you will have to suffix abc to the URL http://prowp-content/uploads.yahoo.com/.
- The URL will become http://prowp-content/uploads.yahoo.com/abc.
- Open your browser, and type this URL in the address bar and hit the enter key. You will be able see the actual status of abc.
The other easy way to find out the status on Yahoo Messenger is to take help form various sites, which will only ask you to enter the email address and they will display the genuine status.
- A few sites are mentioned below:
- The third method is to install a plug-in from the link given below
- Unzip the folder and click on Action. Later on you will have to Load test plug-in in your Yahoo messenger’s window and you will view the status.