Is Yahoo! Mail down?

Yahoo! Mail is a web-based email service offered by the American company, Yahoo!. The service is free for personal use, and paid-for business email plans are available. It was launched in 1997, and, according to comScore, was the third-largest web-based email service with 281 million users as of December 2011.

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Latest outage, problems and issue reports in social media:
  • BigFoot77082127 BigFoot (@BigFoot77082127) reported

    @Tanker_God My Yahoo mail & account got hacked, Yahoo wanted $ to fix it. I just shut it down, got another notification about another unauthorized use, years later, changed all the passwords, and shut it down. Yahoo tried the old "but your friends & business associates all have your email"

  • KristijanZic Kristijan Žic 🇭🇷🇪🇺 (@KristijanZic) reported

    @jospoortvliet @killyourfm @Nextclouders @Microsoft365 @Google Yes I don't have that much time but I could still find some. I did setup the MiaB but the issue now is deliverability. Half of the mail sent from MiaB ends up in a spam when sending to Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo etc. Im now looking at Amazon Workmail with the hope to solve that issue

  • Scottlagan Scott Logan (@Scottlagan) reported

    @Yahoo trying to look at my yahoo mailbox, and it won't let me do anything unless I also sign in through Outlook. I don't WANT to manage my Outlook box on Yahoo. Don't understand why you're forcing me to, to use Yahoo mail.

  • shiroikumo17 Shiroi Kumo (@shiroikumo17) reported

    @crackanduse @YahooCare @yahoomail @Yahoo EXACT SAME PROBLEM. Worse tho, I used said account for very important matters. I know my password and everything, just my phone contract ran out and thx to 2 stop verification I cannot get to it anymore. It is so so important however. I cannot just let it go!! @Yahoo

  • Arkchris Chris Goddard (@Arkchris) reported

    @SkyHelpTeam What has happenede with Yahoo mail. My Android 9 Phone stopped receiving e mails today. I know my PC client needed to change buit not Android, Says server unavailable and cannot find a phone helpline

  • ElaraEcho Elara (@ElaraEcho) reported

    @YahooCare Adding: It may well have gone to my spam folder. Yes, yahoo's own mail to me goes to spam. If a yahoo mail is in my spam folder, I tend to ignore it, thinking it's not legit. Perhaps yahoo should fix that, which is a real problem.

  • MrAaronBall1 Aaron (@MrAaronBall1) reported

    @bstategames @LIRIK @drdisrespect @DrLupo @CohhCarnage @Sacriel42 Fix the yahoo mail verification codes

  • Beautyon_ Beautyon (@Beautyon_) reported

    There are going to be many companies developing different tools and services on top of Bitcoin. Complaining about them and listing problems won't make new services appear. It's like complaining that Yahoo Mail is not as good as Gmail. Both sit on the same internet. You choose.

  • geek_breezy 𝕭𝖗𝖊𝖊𝖟𝖞🇿🇼 (@geek_breezy) reported

    @WaveHQ Please help! I can't login using yahoo mail. When I tried changing the password, couldn't receive the password recovery email from wave. The problem actually started when we stopped receiving invoices I ticked "send a copy to myself" on wave. That wasn't a big deal though

  • treasa45 theresa (@treasa45) reported

    Bloody Yahoo mail down again !!! Two bloody days now 😡 absolute joke 😡😡

  • bhatnagar76 Shikha Bhatnagar (@bhatnagar76) reported

    @yahoomail - haven't been able to access my email account for over 12 hours. Cleared my cache, used different browsers, no luck. Getting "temporary error: 15" Doesn't seem so temporary! #YahooMail

  • HamariJaan BlackBeatle (@HamariJaan) reported

    Started Jan 15th PST time around 7 PM. Tried Chrome, Firefox still getting "We are experiencing some technical difficulties Temporary Error: 15" #yahoomail

  • Cowboy_2526 Simon Jackson (@Cowboy_2526) reported from Gold Coast, State of Queensland

    Wow @yahoomail @YahooCare is terrible tonight, issues loading, emails disappear, and no trouble shooting works, simply not good enough yet again

  • Emma_Meerkat Emma Wright 🌹 (@Emma_Meerkat) reported

    @lukebayer The BT server is a nightmare, try using the yahoo mail application.... its often a get around for that.

  • WilliamKing1690 🇬🇧William King 🇬🇧 (@WilliamKing1690) reported

    @yahoomail bt yahoo going desperately slow and failing to load.

  • Cowboy_2526 Simon Jackson (@Cowboy_2526) reported

    @yahoomail is down yet again on iOS, won’t load emails, nothing wrong with phone or internet connection @YahooCare

  • YahooCare Yahoo Customer Care (@YahooCare) reported

    @JustForSaran Hi Saran. I apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. Yahoo Mail maintains the content of your mailbox as long as it remains active. Sign in to your mailbox at least once every 12 months to keep it active. Content deleted from an inactive mailbox can't be restored.

  • Jaiye_Benson Thunder⚡ (@Jaiye_Benson) reported from Abeokuta, Ogun State

    @directordiji Yahoo mail delivery is very slow. Saheed actually missed an opportunity cos of yahoo mail

  • sebastiantecsi Sebastian Tecsi (@sebastiantecsi) reported

    If you had a Yahoo Mail account and didn't login for more than 12 months, it's gone!

  • AtefHRM Atef El Maghraby (@AtefHRM) reported

    I have faced a YAHOO MAIL# problem since last night where I cannot access emails older than yesterday. What can I do

  • mackenziehunt Mackenzie Hunt (@mackenziehunt) reported

    @yahoomail needs to stop forcing it's users to sign into the yahoo mail app when they aren't on their phones. I'm usually on my laptop most of the time and I'd rather sign in on there, rather than on my phone. I also can't stand that in order to sign in on to my primary account

  • kir_lim Кирилл Limping (@kir_lim) reported

    The same problem. IMAP at Yahoo Mail stopped recently :-(

  • MicknJennynToby Toby (@MicknJennynToby) reported

    @bt_uk Hi, Are there any problems with BT & Yahoo Mail at the moment. Getting password errors on all my accounts. Thanks

  • keithtowns Keith Towns (@keithtowns) reported

    All yahoo .co.uk mail accounts unable to login over IMAP 14/01/2020 11:45 #YahooMail @YahooCare @yahoomail

  • russsouthend Russ Cottee (@russsouthend) reported

    Yahoo Mail down again!! 😠 (Sky email platform). Thinking of using a long length of string and 2 tin cans as a more reliable alternative 📞

  • DoubleUSee DoubleUSee (@DoubleUSee) reported

    @YahooCare Starting to get authenticate errors again - same symptoms whenever there's a #YahooMail outage... Hopefully not again!

  • vanessafrank3 vanessa frank (@vanessafrank3) reported

    @chey_cobb @MillennialPriml @thespybrief The problem is it's not just fb selling your data. Twitter will as well, my old email provider which was BT (via yahoo) was scanning mail and selling data. Not joking I found it in the t & cs

  • KafeeKent Kent McAfee (@KafeeKent) reported

    @YahooCare My e-mail address is an AT&T address, that I have had for over 20 years. Yahoo's popular for ID theft, just like facebook. I don't want anything to do with a group. AT&t said that I could keep this, even though they're not my ISP. Google's not been giving anyone problems.

  • YahooCare Yahoo Customer Care (@YahooCare) reported

    @Robert29103 Yahoo Mail appears to be working currently. f you are experiencing issues, please DM us.

  • MandelaVibes Jefferson 🇰🇪 (@MandelaVibes) reported

    Yahoo mail every time you sign in

  • MeghanAlyce Meghan Burton (@MeghanAlyce) reported

    @YahooCare my @yahoomail app is so slow! Like an-old-snail-crawling-through-quicksand slow. It's very annoying.

  • LamborghiniMe20 Ada Mercy👠👠 (@LamborghiniMe20) reported

    @RafiuAdekunle6 @PiggyBankNG We opened new yahoo mail, Same problem

  • CopyOfOne MolochWalker™ (@CopyOfOne) reported

    Yahoo Mail when you try to sign in at all...

  • RVD_IDO 𝕚𝕕𝕠 • (@RVD_IDO) reported

    You know you're fcked up when someone is login to your email using a military devices from Irak. Time to delete my yahoo mail 🙃

  • 2308spike spike2308 (@2308spike) reported

    @bt_uk You can’t do anything about it, it’s a yahoo issue and it needs to be sorted by them, so now I wait for a call back from the yahoo team, it’s all due to your great link up to yahoo mail that went tits up, absolute shower of shit that turned out to be!

  • xeltoid deltoid (@xeltoid) reported

    you goddamn websites cant play stupid when i literally wrote down my passwords that i double-checked were correct at the time. seems like yahoo mail forgot my CORRECT password while insisting it was wrong. sad!

  • X1nimEventsPH X1nim Events Ph 🇵🇭 (@X1nimEventsPH) reported

    Print out request is now closed. Again this is optional. No need to print out your e-ticket, just show me a screenshot on DDay. Kindky check if you still haven't received any confirmation email since we're having problems with our yahoo mail.

  • SOAR_Ldn SoulofaRebel (@SOAR_Ldn) reported

    @susan_pym Had the same problem with the generic mail ap on my phone. V annoying. Downloaded the yahoo mail ap and it seems to be working ok.

  • AreaNative Lisa Wiseman, Intero Real Estate (@AreaNative) reported

    @ATTHelp I'm unable to enable email security. It appears you do not have two factor authentication. I'm unable to create a secure mail key as the info the instructions give do not show the same thing; no scroll down, etc. I have an old pacbell/yahoo account.

  • Gordon_Gekk0 Jim E (@Gordon_Gekk0) reported

    @Yahoo has been carelessly deleting emails for active users of their @yahoomail product as part of a maintenance effort to cleanup inactive mailboxes. Their support team tries to blame it on user error and takes no responsibility. What a way to handle long time users. @verizon

  • atxwanderer bdette atiny is seeing ATEEZ!!! (@atxwanderer) reported

    My Yahoo Mail app is shit! FIX IT YAHOO!

  • Badar1 America Is Socialist Democracy. (@Badar1) reported

    @ATT @yahoomail What the hell is wrong with ATT/Yahoo mail, cannot log in and directs to ATT TV sales site!! Fix it will you , whoever is in charge .

  • AlanJenkins2 Daniel Victor (@AlanJenkins2) reported

    Possible hazard with Brave browser [not its fault]. Brave browser has a built-in adblocker.Last time I checked,using an adblocker with Yahoo Mail auto-deleted the email I was reading.Problem being,Brave helpfully offers to import bookmarks from Firefox,so lookslike Firefox

  • YahooCare Yahoo Customer Care (@YahooCare) reported

    Some UK users are having problems logging into some services this morning. On investigation, it seems that login issues for UK Yahoo Mail customers were limited to 1 ISP, and not related to any issues on our side. We have reached out to the ISP to inform them and are monitoring.

  • RealDionThorn Dión of the Thorns (@RealDionThorn) reported

    @YahooCare Getting the invalid_cred error on both my of Yahoo Mail accounts regardless of browser. A search on Twitter shows I'm not alone.

  • haamfish Hamish (@haamfish) reported

    So yahoo mail is down

  • KimbleyStatus Kimbley IT Status (@KimbleyStatus) reported

    We're detecting that Yahoo! Mail is down or having service trouble. #ServiceStatus #Status

  • ruthhil50146402 ruth hill (@ruthhil50146402) reported

    @yahoomail I can’t get into my emails is there a problem

  • AlanJenkins2 Daniel Victor (@AlanJenkins2) reported

    Yahoo Mail and AOL Mail both down in the UK.

  • JessicaClaire96 jessicaaaa (@JessicaClaire96) reported

    @yahoomail Is there a problem with the mail service as I can’t get into my emails work emails...

  • LadyMuckOMRLP flowersandchains (@LadyMuckOMRLP) reported

    Getting fed up now @YahooCare @yahoomail - am trying to organise 2 house renovations, tradespeople & check contents expected in 2 deliveries today - can't do anything without my email!! Please sort the problem.

  • _joesherwood Joe Sherwood (@_joesherwood) reported

    Yahoo mail is down! Please sort!

  • aten099 Justin Russell (@aten099) reported

    re: @ProtonMail If you use Google, Yahoo, or MSN/Hotmail accounts, everything you ever send through those emails have been read. If you want to send mail securely, this is the EASIEST and most secure way. If you want to host a mail server, I suggest you consider them.

  • STSue63 Suze (@STSue63) reported

    @bt_uk My partner has received a BT email indicating he is to migrate from Yahoo to BT Mail this morning. I thought this was sorted years ago, is it a glitch or are you still migrating accounts. He can't receive emails currently

  • Hanzperezsterl Hanz (@Hanzperezsterl) reported

    @Derella mr. I am having problem with my @TheRealHanzkyle , it was locked therefore U twittr was able to send me a confirmation to open my account thereupon that's unavailable number, all I need is to send it to my yahoo mail that associated with my account or let me acces my acc

  • Femi_RichNation Femmo (@Femi_RichNation) reported

    Yahoo! Mail so slow

  • LosersGoToSkool King Dame (@LosersGoToSkool) reported

    @yahoomail is the absolute trashiest thrash thing I've seen. I have an account that can't receive emails and is still linked to the previous owners phone, and there's no way to fix it without paying for their "premium" customer service

  • RWaggie88 Richard Wagner (@RWaggie88) reported

    It’s nice to see @yahoomail is not working AGAIN! No emails coming through, then you go on it and suddenly you have ******* tons of the things 🤬

  • Reg_Gen Feel Mouse (@Reg_Gen) reported

    @Nude_Tayne Ah cool! I don't use my Yahoo account anymore, and rarely use my Hotmail account, but I do log in at least 2 or 3 times a year in each, I'm sitting on em more or less Yahoo and Hotmail is terrible for junk mail, but I find Google is pretty amazing tbh

  • iamfunnyokay Timothy (@iamfunnyokay) reported

    @Mailchimp @Mail_Gun @yahoomail This appears to be a @YahooCare problem, and not a (currently attempting to use) @Mailchimp problem.

Yahoo! Mail Most Common Errors

List of the most commonly reported error codes and fixes:
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  • temporary error bad request