Your Yahoo account password allows you to access all Yahoo services that you use. It’s always a good practice to regularly update password and to use a unique one. You can also reset your password if you’ve forgotten it.


Change Yahoo Password


Using a mobile or desktop web browser:


  1. Open the Yahoo Account security page. (
  2. Select Change password.
  3. Provide a new password.
  4. Select Continue.


Using almost all Yahoo mobile apps:


  1. Open menu from the Menu icon.
  2. Select Manage Accounts in case of Yahoo Mail app.
  3. Go to Account info > Security Settings.
  4. Provide your security code.
  5. Select Change Password.
  6. Select I would rather change my password.
  7. Provide and confirm the new password then select Continue.


You can change the password through your mobile browser if the above-mentioned steps don’t work in the app.


Reset Yahoo Password


  1. Open the Sign-in Helper page. (–)
  2. Provide an account recovery credential from the listed items.
  3. Select Continue.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions given on the Sign-in Helper page.