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. (https://login.yahoo.com/?done=https%3A%2F%2Flogin.yahoo.com%2Faccount%2Fsecurity%3F.lang%3Den-US%26.intl%3Dus%26.src%3Dyhelp%26.scrumb%3D0&.intl=us&.lang=en-US&.src=yhelp)
  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. (https://login.yahoo.com/account/challenge/username?authMechanism=secondary&done=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.yahoo.com%2F&sessionIndex=RA–)
  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.