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erick_m

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Tue, Jan 15, 2013 8:36 PM

How do I change my Yahoo email password?

How do I change my Yahoo email password?

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mibrnsurg

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4 years ago


@schumert wrote:

What do I do if I my Yahoo account is still linked to ATT but I do not have an ATT login because I am no longer an ATT customer? 


@schumert   See this ATT support page:

 

https://www.att.com/esupport/article.html#!/u-verse-high-speed-internet/KM1047015

Good luck 🙂

 

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4 Messages

4 years ago

wow, colse to the mark but my email address is schumert@pacbell.net (pacbell was taken over by ATT) so I'm guessing that if I unlink att from my yahoo account, I will lose my pacbell.net address. Is there any way to change the password and keep my pacbell.net address? Is there some way to call ATT support wihout being a customer to get my password changed?

 

I don't really care about my yahoo email address.

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4 years ago

I'm having the same issue and I'm so angry because I think my yahoo was hacked and want to change my password and I'm going through all this non sense.  No matter what it keeps redirecting me to AT&T which is not my yahoo.  I don't know what to do getting really over all things AT& T at this point.

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2 Messages

4 years ago

I solved this.  Try going here and follow the instructions on how to determine your ATT account user name.  Then, reset your password via ATT.  When your password is reset with ATT, it will be reset with the associated Yaoo account.

 

https://www.att.com/esupport/article.html#!/email-support/KM1010440

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2 Messages

4 years ago

Also, after I reset my att.net password, I strangely was able to access my Yahoo email through the att account, but the new password wouldn't work if I logged into Yahoo directly, using my yahoo email address.  (still had the old password associated)  So, I deleted the att.net account.  Then, the next time I logged into Yahoo, it popped up with a notificaiton that my att account was deleted and provided the much needed "unmerge" option.  Done.

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1 Message

4 years ago

Due to Yahoo security breach, am trying to change my password.  It brought me to the ATT login page.  Forgot password at ATT and tried to reset but window popped up for me to contact  ATT and then it goes to a list of choices for what it is I need support on.  Email is choice, but it goes in a circle and goes back to the ATT login...and I'm back to square 1.  

 

I read the previous comments and tried some of what was posted, but I still ended up back at "contact us", and realizing I hadn't made progress.  Please advise.  Thank you.

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4 years ago

I have a yahoo email linked to my att account. What action do I need to take if any with respect to the report
At least 500 million Yahoo accounts hacked
I am pretty sure I have changed may password since late 2014 when this hack happened. How can I verify when I last changed my password.

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1 Message

4 years ago

I am caught in a loop that sends me to my at&t account to change my Yahoo password. I followed the directions and successfully (unnecessarily) changed my at&t password. However, the password to sign in to my Yahoo account remains unchanged. Any suggestions? Thank you.

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4 years ago

As with other people, I cannot change the Yahoo email password. I have changed the AT&T Access ID password. Any login to AT&T (say, for the link provided for changing the Yahoo password) uses the new password. BUT the login for Yahoo Mail/@sbcglobal.net POP3 is still using the OLD PASSWORD! The support links above say that the email accounts can only be unmerged if your AT&T account is inactive; I am a current AT&T customer. Is there some option I've missed?

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3 Messages

4 years ago

I have a merged AT&T and Yahoo account. My Yahoo account has been hacked and is sending pornographic emails. I've changed my password twice with AT&T, and it won't update my Yahoo account passwrod.

 

It also says chat is available, but when you click the link for AT&T Email, it sends you to a webpage that doesn't exist anymore. Most support pages for the merged accounts no longer exist. I'm seriously considering disabling my accounts and moving everything to Gmail.

Voyager

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2 Messages

4 years ago

{edited for word filter evasion}, ATT still havent fix this damm problem?!??!?!? I'm getting over 10,000spam emails every hr. Can someone help me? obviously ATT cant do crap for me

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4 years ago

Same here, sorry to be blunt but AT&T really screwed the pooch on this one. Now that Yahoo got hacked I want to change my password, but apparently it's connected to AT&T for which I can not log in. What a royal cluster. I suppose there was a valid reason I stopped using Yahoo/ AT&T so, so, so long ago...

Voyager

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2 Messages

4 years ago

atandtsucks....I've already started to mirgrate over to gmail.  I spend half a day calling ATT and reseaching how to fix the problem. ATT have no clue this is happening when i called for some odd reason. They told me to go to yahoo.com help, which sends me back to ATT.com. Without any help from ATT or yahoo, I spend the 2nd part of my day changing everything to my new gmail. I sitll have quite a few accounts that is linked to this email, so i still can delete it.

 

What a mess ATT and yahoo. I've been with you for 20+ years and you can get the most important thing correct!

 

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4 years ago

I am furious at AT&T and Yahoo both....I cannot change my password on the yahoo side ... I have the same email login for yahoo and AT&T....WHAT NOW...THE YAHOO SIDE DOES NOT LET ME CHANGE THE PASSWORD AND REDIRECTS ME TO THE AT&T WHERE I HAVE ALREADY CHANGED THE PASSWORD...I AM FURIOUS, I HAVE A COMPROMISED SITE WITH YAHOO/AT&T AND IT WILL NOT LET ME CHANGE THE PASSWORD. 

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3 Messages

4 years ago

How do I change my Yahoo password? I keep getting redirected to AT&T - I've changed that password, but it is apparently separate from Yahoo - my Yahoo accounts still only recognize the old password, not the new AT&T password. It directs me to AT&T help phone number, and after finally getting a human to answer was told that AT&T and Yahoo are totally separate - this would appear to be an endless circle. Worst of all there appears to be no way to access Yahoo tech support!