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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Yahoo! Mail Issues Reports

Latest outage, problems and issue reports in social media:
  • the1MattC Matt Caldwell (@the1MattC) reported

    Hey @yahoomail is there a widespread outage. Mine isn’t working. I’ve tried every solution.

  • KimbleyStatus Kimbley IT Status (@KimbleyStatus) reported

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

  • EricaTrenise 𝓔𝓻𝓲𝓬𝓪 𝓖𝓻𝓲𝓯𝓯𝓲𝓷, 𝓜.𝓢. (@EricaTrenise) reported

    @YahooCare I just read the latest reviews for Yahoo Mail on the App Store & I’m not the only one experiencing this. It’s something on Yahoo’s end that isn’t working correctly especially since I’ve tried troubleshooting the problem on my end & my cellular provider work fine everywhere else.

  • amykay613 Amy Adair (@amykay613) reported

    @YahooCare Not resolved... mine was fine until this morning. My app would not load. I deleted & reinstalled & now cannot get access. I try to go to yahoo mail through chrome on my phone & get an error message.

  • Loveme0913 Love me (@Loveme0913) reported

    @YahooCare Reinstalled the Yahoo! Mail app, and a different mail app still not working. When I try the browser it will not even load the Yahoo screen. My mom is also having the same problem since last week.

  • brendabling1 BrendaBlingBling (@brendabling1) reported

    @yahoomail yahoo mail is not working

  • the_ozard The Ozard Of Wiz (@the_ozard) reported

    @SkyHelpTeam Yep tried all that still won’t work!!!! had this exact same issue numerous times before with Sky’s inadequate yahoo mail - when will you admit defeat and go back to G-mail 🤬

  • FeatheredLeader NightOwl =8# (@FeatheredLeader) reported

    @morgandawn6 @YahooCare @verizon Peter, send me your actual e-mail address and group name if possible to owlsy AT Yahoo DOT Com. I'll relay your problem in the next e-mail I send Verizon, probably Monday. Brenda

  • jeep_tour Jeep Tour Expeditions (@jeep_tour) reported

    @yahoomail Yahoo! Mail sucks they’re the worst don’t get them they stop users from blocking spam mail yahoo used to have a drop down box that blocked spam they took it away I’ve gotten over 200 spams now because the Spam revered itself screw these bastards

  • CallMe__Fresh Chairman Dee 💎 (@CallMe__Fresh) reported

    @yahoomail @Yahoo WHY TF YOUR APP NOT WORKING !!! It’s been like this all day fix your shit b

  • RailWriting Erin (@RailWriting) reported

    @Loveme0913 @yahoomail I know! It’s slow! My mail won’t load! It just happened all of a sudden! Wtf Yahoo!

  • MartinPurslow57 Martin Purslow (@MartinPurslow57) reported

    @yahoomail - Hello - is there a problem as I am unable to download email from the server - keeps prompting me for my password which is correct - help!!

  • YuriHerrera5678 Yuri (@YuriHerrera5678) reported

    @YahooCare I can’t log into any yahoo applications on my iPhone or set up my mail account via iOS. I have the latest version. I keep getting a login loop. I have already cleared my cache and cookies. I am able to access yahoo mail only via the website

  • LesleyHumphre11 Lesley Humphrey (@LesleyHumphre11) reported

    @yahoomail I have had no emails since 13:13 yesterday - can you provide an update on when this issue will be resolved please

  • HandsomeRandall TheHandsomeRandall (@HandsomeRandall) reported

    So @yahoomail is working like crap tonight. Must be time for one of their regular schedule tech issues that they'll never fix.

  • Roland42304387 nowwhat (@Roland42304387) reported

    @YahooCare First time ever that has happened, and shutting down the browser didn't fix it, but a reboot of my laptop did. The 12 other apps I had running and everything else in my browser worked, only Yahoo Mail had any symptoms. Thanks for your help.

  • Roland42304387 nowwhat (@Roland42304387) reported

    @YahooCare I'm still not able to see any messages. It is just spinning away. If I exit Yahoo mail, then I have to confirm that my work won't be saved, so that's why deleting emails doesn't work, so this looks a bit different than the big issue a while ago.

  • Regrem_Erutaerc Joshua McInnis (@Regrem_Erutaerc) reported

    @steam_games For some reason, my account says that my e-mail is yahoo. I haven't had that for over ten years, and I know I made an account to my new e-mail a few years ago. Yet, it's saying my screen name is to the old e-mail. Please fix. Screenname is Regreme

  • Kitsune808 Jay Prideaux (@Kitsune808) reported

    @yahoomail app. Last update freezes. Awful. Please fix

  • iamjoshstowers Joshua Stowers (@iamjoshstowers) reported

    Completed half of my Christmas shopping. 3 siblings down, 1 to go. My parents might get Broadway tickets. My extended family is receiving "Happy Holidays" gifs via Yahoo! Mail.

  • michaelgrr Michael Gross (@michaelgrr) reported

    computer broken - although I have an old one that's ok for the writing, I won't be communicating much this week. Anything urgent, try yahoo mail or sms.

  • JayHart909 Jay Hart (@JayHart909) reported

    @gmail gmail won't servers won't connect in windows live mail all day. Yahoo and Hotmail connecting and downloading fine. Gmail gets "sever has terminated connection" error.

  • sarahlrna Sara Ara (@sarahlrna) reported

    Yahoo mail error.Log out yahoo mail from all device to login on new device but when try to login, key in username, '' you're not login to any yahoo app'' and want verification code to my old number which I don't have access. I also got no alternative email. @YahooSupport

  • Themightylaw1 Tom Lawless (@Themightylaw1) reported from Laois, Leinster

    @Pound4Poundie @Eannak_ @Oloinsb2 @gomoireland @GoMoIrelandCare I believe there are problems with emails being delivered..I read somewhere that other than Yahoo mail problems are being experienced with retrieving mail from GoMo

  • BarryGassMedia Barry Gass (@BarryGassMedia) reported

    @AppleSupport Hello - I opened an Applecare support case yesterday and spent a lot of time with the advisor. Basically 10.15.1 mail issue only happens on MacPro, works fine on MacBook Pro. Issues are on all my email accounts, iCloud, Yahoo, Exchange. Case ID:100947331865

  • EnwereJil Jil Enwere (@EnwereJil) reported from Lagos, Lagos State

    Yahoo mail is down guys 😤

  • GeorgeHoughto19 George Houghton (@GeorgeHoughto19) reported

    @YahooCare Geee , thanks u sent me the same broken ass link bullshit i spent 2 hours on last night , and spent another 2 hours on tonight ! Im done even trying, to hell with yahoo mail !

  • ScottJoughNJ Scott Jough (@ScottJoughNJ) reported

    I guess it had to happen @yahoo but I've been unable to login to my #yahoomail. I've been getting the run around from ur #customerservice & was given a report abuse URL to submit my request for assistance. #RUKiddingMe

  • godwin_ogabo 五木春斗 🇯🇵🇳🇬 (@godwin_ogabo) reported

    @YahooCare I am having problems with my Yahoo mail I will send a mail from my Yahoo mail to other people it will go and they will receive the mail but if they send a mail to my own Yahoo mail it won't go through and I won't receive the mail

  • mohd_keri k.e.r.i. (@mohd_keri) reported

    Yahoo!Mail for iPhone is not working fine. Gua dah delete kat apps, bila tengok email kat browser, it's still there.

  • RogerASchwarz Roger S (@RogerASchwarz) reported

    @YahooCare This isn’t even related to mail. This is related to the garbage click bait stories Yahoo is so desperate to publish. Seriously, the Kardashians as a whole are so irrelevant and waste of time. This response is a dead end, and not addressing the real issue.

  • Femi0ni 0ni femi (@Femi0ni) reported

    That was the mail I sent from my yahoo mail. But till now access bank cannot confirm the account number that received my money erroneously. I have been going to the bank on several occasions but my issue was ignored.

  • ErinAltrama Erin Altrama (@ErinAltrama) reported

    @Wade_EU I am for sure having a lot of problems with yahoo mail recently.....perfect pest.

  • mrpiechee Mr PieChee (@mrpiechee) reported

    @SkyHelpTeam I had an email saying old versions of Gmail are no longer supported, and today my Gmail app stopped syncing with my sky account - except I'm on Android 9 with the most up-to-date version of Gmail... Looks like your 'update' has broken sky/yahoo mail...

  • zeehaydari Zerdeşt (@zeehaydari) reported

    @lajsheakhel The main problem is that you're using Yahoo mail 😅

  • FrancoFingolas Fingolas 💭 (@FrancoFingolas) reported

    @GrahamJefferies @SkyHelpTeam Logged out and back in using mysky app. Then my iOS mail server worked. Did not change password. Trouble is yahoo/sky falls over properly so much you just think “here we go again!”

  • JoelFernandes Joel Fernandes ✌ (@JoelFernandes) reported

    Just to check what's new, logged in to Yahoo mail after more than 3 years. Next login will be after 3 years.

  • saxylizbeth Liz Mitchell (@saxylizbeth) reported

    Looks like @yahoomail is down again. Yay.

  • magpie_417 VictoriaMeldrew (@magpie_417) reported

    @YahooCare I’ve tried on my iPhone via the mail app I’ve tried via webmail in safari In iPhone settings it asks me to re-enter password, but won’t go to the page to do that NB I use Sky email but it goes via Yahoo Problem is the same on my iPad Other eg gmail email is behaving fine

  • YahooCare Yahoo Customer Care (@YahooCare) reported

    @yabooknerd We are sorry for the inconvenience. Please make sure to update your browser and if the problem still persists try to access Yahoo Mail in another browser.

  • iAghiL Ibrahim Aghil™ (@iAghiL) reported

    @YahooCare case closed, his old registered yahoo mail not found when i try to login, and i just re-register with his old (existing) mail address. I did it to my wife mail account too. and then i can recovery (forgot) password his twitter account and take over the account for him. thx 4 resp

  • DaveAmbo Dave Ambo (@DaveAmbo) reported

    @SkyHelpTeam @yahoomail hi, my Mail has been down all day, asking me to re enter password and not excepting it. What’s going on please

  • TissyCharles Queen Ting (@TissyCharles) reported

    Yahoo mail is actually terrible tbh

  • brandybrowny donna brown (@brandybrowny) reported

    is #yahoomail down again 😫

  • LancsKR Ean Sterling (@LancsKR) reported

    @bt_uk I cannot setup the email account on any apps (yahoo, outlook etc) on either my phone or iPad or computer - I constantly get error message saying server error. The only access to the emails is through MyBT. As this is my primary e mail account I find the service unacceptable

  • Parvez7077 Munavvar Parvez (@Parvez7077) reported

    @W31CAS @Yahoo Facing the exact same issue that you described. Lost of 2019 emails and yahoo confirms that there’s no way to get it back. Yahoo mail service is a joke.

  • wingedglo JEANETTE COX (@wingedglo) reported

    @aolmail This will not solve the problem because the error message shows up on ALL of my devices !!! This does not happen with google mail, outlook or yahoo mail...which ALL download INSTANTLY !!! It’s your servers !!!

  • ratik_patadiya Bhim boy 💙 (@ratik_patadiya) reported

    In terms of other email sync, @Outlook rocks. @yahoomail sucks all the way. Just shut down the website and leave already. Cannot sync in my Gmail either through app or website.

  • 1KarlSkinner Karl Skinner (@1KarlSkinner) reported

    @yahoomail Yahoo Mail sucks. They stopped their drop down box that allows you to BLOCK Spam. Now spam comes in like there's no tomorrow. Don't ever get Yahoo Mail. There are plenty of other choices out there.

  • Sunand47 नेपालगन्जिया (@Sunand47) reported

    I never login Facebook coz it's disturbing me n it's features where I never used my yahoo mail but it always asked me password which has send on my yahoo. What's rubbish.

  • wms_mary Mary Wms (@wms_mary) reported

    There's folks who've had problems w yahoo mail for years; still hard to use; still A Work In Progress. But save $2 on your guac 😊

  • Mustard5 LivingFractal (@Mustard5) reported

    @yahoomail I'm not quite certain who this advertisement is targeting. I'm amused by it, but have conflicting thoughts about what it is trying to say. The whole line 'never miss a deal' seems to be a problem that I don't have. The dog is gorgeous. They make an amusing juxtaposition.

  • Steven_OEFvet Steven McKinney (@Steven_OEFvet) reported

    @yahoomail You guys are the worst! My correct password is somehow incorrect. You say to keep up to date recovery info, but I can't sign in to my email to update my recovery info! Help, please!

  • cubedvggts3 Cubed Cinder (@cubedvggts3) reported

    So I get an e-mail from Yahoo that they're basically winding down Yahoo Groups. Took them long enough. :p

  • Burns_Mister C. Montgomery Burns (@Burns_Mister) reported

    @yahoomail Ever since iOS 13, mail is not downloading automatically. Not for ‘push’ and not even for ‘fetch’. You guys have to fix this...critical bug.

  • MichaelJDoyle9 Michael J Doyle (@MichaelJDoyle9) reported

    @va_cc11 Twitter IPad same problem, had problem with yahoo mail too, uninstalled and reinstalled ap works better for now

  • Wish__Nu Ir. Muchammad Wisnhu (@Wish__Nu) reported

    @yahoomail admin, help me, I want to log in to my yahoomail account but will still be in when I want to log in, ask for a key from the mobile device app, while my mobile device is broken

  • Wish__Nu Ir. Muchammad Wisnhu (@Wish__Nu) reported

    @YahooCare admin, help me, I want to log in to my yahoomail account but will still be in when I want to log in, ask for a key from the mobile device app, while my mobile device is broken

  • TreesAreMyLife2 🌳🌲Big Tree Lover🌲🌳 (@TreesAreMyLife2) reported

    @yahoomail my mail is down once again why does this keep happening

  • leejprakash Jayaprakash (@leejprakash) reported

    @YahooCare Hi, Today I'm coming up with a new issue I'm facing. I'm using Yahoo Small Business mail. Multiple times mails are sent to the recipient. Our recipients are complaining about this. I need your assistance.

Yahoo! Mail Most Common Errors

List of the most commonly reported error codes and fixes:
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  • an error occurred while downloading
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