How do I change my Yahoo password

Here's how to change your Yahoo password


If you want to change the password of your Yahoo account, just a few steps are enough to do it.

The individual steps for changing the password depend on whether you still know the password you have previously used or whether you have forgotten your old password.
  1. If you remember the current password, first log in to the Yahoo website with your user data.
  2. Move the mouse cursor over your username in the upper right corner and click on Account Information.
  3. Select the Account Security tab on the left.
  4. Click on “Change password” and then set the new password.

Actions to Take If You Forgot Your Password

If you cannot remember your password, other steps are necessary.
  1. First click on the gear in the upper right corner of the Yahoo homepage and select "Help":
  2. Click on the tab "Registration Help", which is located at the top right.
  3. In order to be able to access the account again, you need your Yahoo e-mail address and the stored telephone number or alternative e-mail address.
  4. Enter the stored number or e-mail address and then click on "Continue".
  5. Click on "Yes, send me an account key."
  6. Then enter the key and confirm it.
  7. You now have access to your account again and can create a new password.
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