Yahoo mail password no longer necessary in new look
April 13, 2017 in Technology
Yahoo mail is a very popular email service available for the users worldwide. There are a number of features that Yahoo mail provides to its users. In order to enhance its security and make it easier to use, it introduces several features on a regular basis. In order to ease the process of logging into the account, it has provided its users with Yahoo Account Key. Apart from that, it has also redesigned the Yahoo mail.
Earlier the users used to face various problems with their Yahoo account during sign-in like: forgotten Yahoo password, hacked Yahoo account, can’t login to the Yahoo Android app, can’t login to Yahoo iOS app, and much more such errors. In such scenarios, they used to ask the questions:
• How to change Yahoo password?
• How to change Yahoo password on Android phone?
• How to change Yahoo password on iPhone?
Taking into consideration these issues, Yahoo account key has been introduced that lets the users to quite easily log in to the account without the need to enter the password. Now with this feature, you no longer will feel the need to remember the password to enjoy the new look of Yahoo mail. But, in order to activate this feature at first, it is necessary to use the password at first.
What is Yahoo Account Key?
Yahoo account key is an amazing feature using which the users now no longer have to enter the passwords. They can quite easily log in to their account with the help of security key with the help of push notifications from your smartphone. There is an added benefit of it as well as it increases the security of your account manifold. It provides the security of the account solely in your own hands. You need to approve it you are logging in from a new device. Only after the approval, the users can log into the account. The Yahoo account key can be turned on in the web browser or the Yahoo apps for android and iOS.
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How to use Yahoo Account Key?
It is quite easy to set up the Yahoo account key. In order to enable the Yahoo account key, you need to make sure that you have the latest version of the Yahoo app installed on your device. Download the latest version of Yahoo app for iOS from the App store, and Yahoo app for Android from Google Play store. Just go through the steps mentioned below to activate the Yahoo account key feature on your device:
• Sign in to your Yahoo account if not already signed in.
• Tap on the Menu button (three horizontal lines) in the Yahoo app.
• Tap the “Account Info” button.
• Click on the button “Account security”.
• Select the device and the app on which you wish to be notified on.
• Tap on the button “Yes, send me a notification”.
• After your device received the notification, tap on the approve icon image.
• Click on the button “Always use Yahoo Account Key”.
• You will be asked to confirm your mobile number by entering the code.
Your Yahoo account key is successfully updated. You can quite easily use this feature from now onwards and secure your account.
If you come across a problem while performing the actions above, or some other problems with your Yahoo account just give a call on Yahoo technical support phone number to get help in fixing the problems encountered with your account. 24*7 support is provided to ensure the timely resolution to your problem.