Is Yahoo! Mail down?

Yahoo! Mail is a web-based email service offered by the American company, Yahoo!. The service is free for personal use, and paid-for business email plans are available. It was launched in 1997, and, according to comScore, was the third-largest web-based email service with 281 million users as of December 2011.

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Most Reported Problems:

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Yahoo! Mail Outage Map

The most recent outage reports and issues originated from:
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Yahoo! Mail Issues Reports

Latest outage, problems and issue reports in social media:
  • wirdoz06 joey almadin (@wirdoz06) reported

    Description: Unable to locate the server requested --- the server does not have a DNS entry. Perhaps there is a misspelling in the server name, or the server no longer exists. Double-check the name and try again. @yahoomail

  • foxtralee Trish Evans (@foxtralee) reported

    Yahoo mail server down - Western Australia

  • doybins Bindoy Carredo (@doybins) reported

    @yahoomail Description: Unable to locate the server requested --- the server does not have a DNS entry. Perhaps there is a misspelling in the server name, or the server no longer exists. Double-check the name and try again.

  • stecal12 Subject 89P13 (@stecal12) reported

    @TheRickWilson I feel sorry for this guy. Being stuck on Yahoo Mail must be a terrible burden.

  • andre_garivay Andre Garivay (@andre_garivay) reported

    (11) As an interesting aside, @YahooCare told me that other major email services do not provide free account support over the phone, but after a minimal amount of digging, I found the solution to my @yahoomail problem online for both other email services I use (@gmail/@Outlook ).

  • andre_garivay Andre Garivay (@andre_garivay) reported

    Thread: My experience working with @yahoomail & @YahooCare today while trying to recover an older email that I still have tied to some accounts (an exploration into terrible, non-intuitive user experience and support).

  • glass_jonathan Every Jon (@glass_jonathan) reported

    widely posted announcement and in part because the Yahoo Groups mailing lists have been broken since 2013, with mail arriving days or weeks late, or not at all. Therefore, Verizon needs to extend the deadline to allow time to get the word

  • JxSleptOn SleptOn (@JxSleptOn) reported

    @AppleSupport @PawshBB I am getting the same error. When I log into my macbook and re enter my yahoo credentials the mail app crashes.

  • YahooCare Yahoo Customer Care (@YahooCare) reported

    @rutulove143 I understand that this may be a frustrating situation. In order to solve the issue, please follow these steps: 1. From Yahoo Mail, click the Contacts icon . 2. Click on the contact's name. 1/2

  • AuntKeely Keely Stahl (@AuntKeely) reported

    @yahoomail @YahooCare FIX CONTACTS! SOMEONE HAS SCREWED THEM UP ROYALLY. THEY DO NOT WORK - IN CASE YOU HADN'T NOTICED.

  • peyzzeezzee ∞ 🍓 is back soon ∞ best days with 🐥 ∞ (@peyzzeezzee) reported

    i've deleted my yahoo mail app since it was of no use to me for weeks now. can't even load up my emails no matter how many times i refresh or update the app, or delete cache and whatnot. even deleted data finally, just to get an error not allowing me to log in. pfft

  • MarkP51 Mark Perkins (@MarkP51) reported

    @BritishTelecom Why is BTInternet email so useless. They had a half backed now abandoned setup with Yahoo mail now something different and its still unreliable continuously demanding passwords. I have 5 other email accounts that work fine its just BT! (for a comms Co its terrible

  • shanelleway Ta’Nae S. (@shanelleway) reported

    bro I changed my password to yahoo yesterday on my computer and it wouldn’t load my mail on my phone so I logged out of it & it deleted all my contacts & now it’s not letting me log back into yahoo. @Apple @Yahoo fix this!!

  • kiran120819 kiran1208 (@kiran120819) reported

    Can anybody tell me why there is no email for customer complaints to raise security issues. I am not gettingsny helpline or a mail I'd from Yahoo India for raising my complaints. The help section just sucks .Help me @Yahoo

  • new_orchid mondon (@new_orchid) reported from San Antonio, Texas

    @yahoomail your mailbox is having issues on iPhones

  • phutidoc phuti (@phutidoc) reported

    @YahooCare @yahoomail please advise if you are having issues in South Africa. I can’t access my mails and they are all work related.

  • LeonDoape leon doape (@LeonDoape) reported

    @YahooCare I am having trouble accessing my email. When I login, it says (Sorry, we don't recognize this email) do yahoo mail have problem

  • KimbleyStatus Kimbley IT Status (@KimbleyStatus) reported

    We're detecting that Yahoo! Mail is down or having service trouble. #ServiceStatus #Status

  • CalRobert Robert Maas (@CalRobert) reported

    Yahoo! Mail is as stupid as Twitter. One minute after I sign in I see that it's sent me e-mail saying that a minute ago from my location [Someone on an unrecognized device attempted to sign in to your Yahoo account.]

  • glass_jonathan Every Jon (@glass_jonathan) reported

    Here is something to keep in mind the Yahoo Groups mailing lists have been broken since 2013, with mail arriving days or weeks late, or not at all.

  • GeorgeSUKFan George Smith Surrey Fan (@GeorgeSUKFan) reported

    @Pexi_ Yeah, my yahoo mail wasn't loading so had to ask yahoo support if they was down. 😂

  • GeorgeSUKFan George Smith Surrey Fan (@GeorgeSUKFan) reported

    My Yahoo Mail seems to be down and not loading I contacted the help team for help @Pexi_ as I don't want to miss my pre-sale code. 😀🤞

  • arterton arterton (@arterton) reported

    @yahoomail the size of new ads in the inbox queue makes reading the latest message impossible. It keeps slide up behind banner on top and can’t both pull down and open at same time.

  • JoshuaWade3 Conservative Hippie (@JoshuaWade3) reported

    @YahooCare my e-mail was hacked and has all my private material. Can’t sign in because the backup e-mail belongs to my departed father. Yahoo says cannot help. I need assistance fast as all my financial details are on it.

  • AuntKeely Keely Stahl (@AuntKeely) reported

    @yahoomail @YahooCare Tired of CONTACTS being unusable. Fix it please, for the love of god. Someone ruined their operability.

  • ReputHunter Reputation Hunter (@ReputHunter) reported

    @YahooAide #yahoo #yahoomail down in France since 10am !

  • FAlmier Fatimah (@FAlmier) reported

    @ZeinaRabeh @yahoomail This is disappointing, we have many urgent mails to be checked , yahoo should solve the issue immediately @YahooCare

  • ScuffOrama ⚓ Dalton Green ⚓ (@ScuffOrama) reported from Westville, Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    @Yahoo @YahooCare @yahoomail my account had been down all day and I can't access rather important /urgent mails...pls advise #yahoomail

  • ZeinaRabeh Zeina🌻 (@ZeinaRabeh) reported

    @yahoomail is down!!

  • AuntKeely Keely Stahl (@AuntKeely) reported

    @yahoomail @YahooCare FIX THE CONTACTS THAT YOUR "DEVELOPERS" SO ROYALLY SCREWED UP! WAKE UP TO THE THOUSANDS OF COMPLAINTS THAT HAVE BEEN POSTED ABOUT THIS.

  • futurezest Anu (@futurezest) reported

    Since I dint login to my yahoo mail account for a year now, it is EXTINCT!! Wtf 😭

  • bailey_huw Huw Bailey (@bailey_huw) reported

    Anyone spotted missing paddock and mess in userid and password box’s when signing into yahoo email from the main yahoo page..very odd. Is clean with padlock when using yahoo mail login page!

  • DPalianto Diane Palianto (@DPalianto) reported

    @YahooCare I am on my desktop computer and this has been occurring since the yahoo outage. When the mail page comes up it is totally empty and white. As you know I am not the only one with this problem as hundreds are posting about this on the outage map page. I have ATT internet

  • AntonioCappelli Antonio Cappelli (@AntonioCappelli) reported

    @YahooCare Yahoo Mail in Italy doesn't work since this Afternoon,you cannot login and ready any mail, same situation had in September 2019

  • glass_jonathan Every Jon (@glass_jonathan) reported

    Yahoo Groups mailing lists have been broken since 2013, with mail arriving days or weeks late, or not at all. Therefore, Verizon needs to extend the deadline to allow time to get the word out to

  • Arroosak Leon the alter Ego (@Arroosak) reported

    @ClaudioOttavia @yahoomail @YahooCare Same here! Both my Yahoo mail accounts are not working...

  • lissab4 Melissa Bennett (@lissab4) reported

    @YahooCare Again, I am using Firefox on my MacBook. I am using the yahoo mail app on the phone and the iPad. I use Centurylink for internet. I did send a screenshot already and it says your server is not responding.

  • Krishan_Dhiman Krishan Dhiman (@Krishan_Dhiman) reported

    @yahoomail Issue with Android app. The emails itself not updating. Need to refresh the app to get the new mails. Already checked notifications and sync settings. Using app version 6.2.2.1423307

  • Bradly1990 Brad (@Bradly1990) reported

    In my Yahoo mail I never seen any issues ! But you Google mail I can't for 3 days get any important mails. 🙄 Gmail

  • Bradly1990 Brad (@Bradly1990) reported

    In my Yahoo mail I never seen any issues ! But you Google mail I can't for 3 days get any important mails. 🙄 Gmail

  • SassyShyness Sassy (@SassyShyness) reported

    Still having issues with Yahoo mail. I know I have new emails but it shows nothing.

  • SophiaCybulski Sophia Cybulski (@SophiaCybulski) reported from Toronto, Ontario

    @yahoomail @AmericanaBrand Have no idea what are you talking about I do not have that kind of services Something premium. Have so many issues with my connectivity and credit card

  • queenslight16 Trenton Matthews, The Queen's Sunlight! (@queenslight16) reported

    Tip The username you register with on the server, does not effect your Yahoo mail address.

  • HasburR Hasbur (@HasburR) reported

    FIX your EMAIL SERVER GDI @yahoomail

  • mtnlyte13 Lisa Borup (@mtnlyte13) reported

    @gatovono @yahoomail @YahooCare I was finally able to get it to work late yesterday. Chatted with Apple support and they ruled out Apple side and suggested it was a yahoo issue. I downloaded yahoo app and got that to work in morning. And then last night @yahoocare said to try again. It worked again!

  • StephaneRPerron Stephane Perron (@StephaneRPerron) reported

    @yahoomail fix you're email servers. They constantly block none spammes for reason of spamming. Hire someone from Google or something because they deal with spam properly. I always ask Yahoo Mail users to supply a secondary email so that they can receive the info they requested.

  • YahooCare Yahoo Customer Care (@YahooCare) reported

    @BigCarpLilPond Yahoo Mail is designed and setup with security in mind. recent activity can be used to view where login attempts or account access is occurring. This does not mean that the account was accessed, it is an indication that the security is working.

  • VinKyenkyehene Nuels📸 (@VinKyenkyehene) reported

    @yahoomail please I have an issue. Very urgent. Get back to me asap

  • kishna3 TheNewt (@kishna3) reported

    @YahooCare I haave new iPhone. I'm having problem signing onto my Yahoo accounts (calendar, mail) on the iPhone under settings. I just found out I can't sign back in to same Yahoo account on my old iPad. Can't sign into Yahoo mail/calendar on Outlook either.

  • jaykrobb jacqueline kenya! (: (@jaykrobb) reported

    wtf @yahoomail just missed out on a dope rental because my email has been down all day! 🔥🤬🔥🤬🔥

  • Run2WinNow Bill (@Run2WinNow) reported

    @YahooCare Yea, not working on my iPhone via ATT provider on the yahoo mail app. Had to delete it. Tried using the Spark app and will not load. Even yahoo email mobile will not load. All while away from WiFi and on ATT

  • candylicous96 candace walton (@candylicous96) reported

    @Yahoo Why is yahoo and yahoo mail not working been having the issues since yesterday and you guys haven’t post anything about the issue

  • candylicous96 candace walton (@candylicous96) reported

    @Yahoo Why is yahoo not working and incoming mail this issues has been going on for days

  • Ruben_rivera1 Rubens (@Ruben_rivera1) reported

    @YahooCare Right now I’m on mobile I can load anything except yahoo mail. I also downloaded the yahoo mail app from the iPhone store and have the same issue. It stays blank doesn’t load

  • Kiiingrafael darkfashiiion (@Kiiingrafael) reported

    @yahoomail fix the problem!

  • KimbleyStatus Kimbley IT Status (@KimbleyStatus) reported

    We're detecting that Yahoo! Mail is down or having service trouble. #ServiceStatus #Status

  • DJDMONEYY DJDMONEY$ Official (@DJDMONEYY) reported

    Boy @yahoomail got people flipping out over their email server fng up

  • ConcernedMama21 ConcernedMama2020 (@ConcernedMama21) reported

    I didn’t realize @yahoomail was ancient until co-worker let me know. Ha ha. I’m so not relevant. Stuck in 2000. I did create a gmail earlier this year though. Now yahoo has been down all day. Maybe time to get on gmail train. #YahooMail #yahoo #oldschool

  • duartefelix16 Carlos Duarte (@duartefelix16) reported

    @yahoomail @AmericanaBrand Love to, but my email has been down for 24 HOURS!!! WTH YAHOO!!

  • carmelcurls T thee stallion👑 (@carmelcurls) reported

    @yahoomail please fix y’all email. This is insane

Yahoo! Mail Most Common Errors

List of the most commonly reported error codes and fixes:
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  • 14
  • 16
  • 18
  • 19
  • 2
  • 3253
  • 44
  • 475
  • 553
  • 999
  • 99999
  • an error occurred while downloading
  • an error occurred while uploading
  • android
  • app error
  • attaching files
  • attachment error 14
  • authentication error
  • authentication error digsby
  • cannot connect to server
  • delivery error 554
  • dns error
  • domain 1032
  • temporary error bad request