How to Find a Yahoo! Mail Password

By Kefa Olang

Yahoo! Mail is one of the most popular email service providers around. Logging in to your account to send and receive messages usually requires your Yahoo! ID and password. If you forget your password, there's no need to panic. Yahoo! allows you to reset your password quickly and safely using a simple wizard. Within minutes you can create a new password and begin reading and responding to your email messages.

Step 1

Go to the Yahoo! Mail home page (see Resources).

Step 2

Click the "I can't access my account" link. A new page launches. Click the "I forgot my password" radio button and click "Next."

Step 3

Enter your Yahoo! ID and enter the code shown. Click "Next." Answer the security question and select "Next." Answer the second security question, then click "Next" again.

Step 4

Enter the new password you want to use and click "Next." Confirm and reset your password when prompted.