Yahoo email holds the top second position of the web mail service provider and there are many reasons which justify its popularity such as very neat user-interface and fascinating features. Also, one Yahoo email id makes you eligible for many other services offered by Yahoo Inc, such Yahoo news and Tumblr.
The basic use of an email account is to send and receive email, but if you aren’t able to send or receive an email with using Yahoo account, things become really annoying. In order to fix the issue which is preventing to use your Yahoo email account in a proper manner, call upon Yahoo support number. Also, one can take help from the following troubleshooting methods.
Before you start troubleshooting:
If you are not able to send or receive the email you must check:
- Your internet connection.
- Trash folder.
- Changes in the settings.
- Blocked contact list.
- Your login credentials.
- Server errors.
Methods to Troubleshoot the Yahoo Email Send or Receive the Error:
Sign-in with the browser:
If you are using the app for Yahoo email, there are chances that your app is not working properly and preventing you to access your Yahoo email account. So, try to log in using the browser and from the official link of Yahoo login page: https://login.yahoo.com/config/login.
Follow steps to sign-in out of the app:
- Open your favorite web browser.
- Provide your Yahoo email Id and password.
- Now, try to send a new email by clicking on the Compose.
- Send the test email to your own address.
- Wait for five minutes and check if you receive the email or not.
Update your operating system:
If you are using an outdated version for your Yahoo email account, there are high chances that you may face the sending and receiving email errors. So, make sure you update the latest version for your operating system to run the OS in an efficient manner.
If your login session with Yahoo email has been expired, or you have changes the credentials and logged in with the older credentials for your account, log out and login with the newly created password.
If you are not able to sign in, you must recover the password first and try to sign-in. This will resolve the “email sending and receive the error” on your Yahoo email account.
Check the server:
Server errors are one of the main reasons for Yahoo email errors. So if you are unable to send or receive the Yahoo email from your app or browser, go to the official Yahoo website or browse the web to check
If Yahoo is undergoing a server error. To get rid of Yahoo email, all you can do is to wait. Server problem usually occurs due from the Yahoo backend. No manual recovery method is going to help you in this case. Wait for few hours or overnight before attempting to sign in gain.
If the Sent email wasn’t received:
Even after continuous attempts to send an email, you are receiving an error messages, it may be stuck somewhere and waiting to be delivered.
To check if the email was sent:
- Look into the sent folder: If you can find the email in the Sent folder of your Yahoo email, it was sent successfully.
- Check the recipient’s address: Check the “To” field and make you haven’t done any typing error.
- Check-in drafts: The failed sent email often stored in a Draft So, must check for the draft folder to find the email.
Things to do on recipient’s end:
Ask them to check Spam folder: Check Spam folder and make sure your email isn’t there.
Blocked contact list: If they have your account in their blocked list, then you won’t be able to send email to them.
Filters: If your recipient has saved filters with any of the keywords you have mentioned on your email. The mail won’t be received.
If you are still facing the same or any other technical fault with your Yahoo email account, call upon Yahoo technical support number. The customer service executives are always on their toes to help the troubled Yahoo users. Furthermore, your call on toll-free numbers will be answered on the first ring.