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← Update your account recovery information

Want to make it easier to recover your account if you forget your password or get hacked? Learn how set up your account's recovery info and be sure to review it regularly.


Showing Revision 2 created 03/24/2015 by Randa Mulford.

  1. Update your account recovery information
  2. Start from the Yahoo home page
  3. Click your name
  4. Or start from another Yahoo page
  5. Click the gear icon
  6. Select Account Info
  7. You may be asked to re-enter your password
  8. If so, type your current password and click Sign In
  9. Now you're on your account page
  10. Click Account security
  11. Your account should include one or more mobile phone numbers so we can send you a text message if you need help
  12. Click here to add or delete a phone number
  13. Delete this number if it's obsolete
  14. Click here to add a new number
  15. Choose the country code for your mobile phone
  16. Enter the phone number
  17. Choose to have a verification code sent to you as text or by voice
  18. When you receive the verification code, enter it here
  19. Click Verify
  20. We can also send password reset information to one or more alternate email addresses
  21. Click here to add or delete email addresses
  22. These should be non-Yahoo addresses where you can receive messages if you can't access your Yahoo Mail account
  23. Delete any obsolete email addresses
  24. Click here to add an email address
  25. Enter the email address
  26. Click here to have Yahoo send a verification message to this email address
  27. Follow the instructions in the email message that Yahoo sends you to verify this address
  28. If you ever need help with your account, you'll be glad that we have your current contact info!