SWIFT SOLUTIONS WHEN YAHOO MAIL IS NOT WORKING ON iOS (IPHONE AND MACBOOK)
iPhone and MacBook operate on iOS and users face several issues related to mails every now and then. This blog will deal with issues arising while accessing Yahoo mail through iPhone and MacBook and will extend to the users some quick fixes to perform when Yahoo mail is not working.
POTENTIAL ISSUES WHEN YAHOO MAIL IS NOT WORKING
Let’s start by highlighting some mainstream problems while operating Yahoo mail through iPhone and MacBook: The main cases include the slow operations on the Yahoo mail, not being able to receive, send or retrieve messages and problems loading the mails. Users may also receive error messages like “Cannot get mail”, “Authentication failed” or “Connection to the server failed” when trying to navigate through Yahoo mail from iPhone and MacBook.
SOLUTIONS TO FIX YAHOO MAIL ON IPHONE AND MACBOOK
Usually, it is suggested to download the latest update of the Yahoo mail on your iPhone and MacBook. If still not fixed, here are some additional solutions when Yahoo mail is not working:
- Attempt to login the Yahoo mail from some other device and outside of the app: This will enable you to decide where the actual issue is housed, in the account or in using Yahoo mail from iPhone and MacBook. If your Yahoo mail works in browser, it is suggestive of the fact that either your Yahoo mail is not working in iPhone and MacBook or there is some issue in your settings.
- The next solution would involve restarting your iPhone or MacBook or logging into the app again. This might add to fixing the issue of Yahoo not working. Also, look for software updates in iPhone or MacBook and ensure that the software is up to date.
- If you still face issues in operating Yahoo mail from your iPhone and MacBook, do peep in your settings and look for flaws. Attempt to delete your Yahoo mail account from settings and re-add it. This could be done either through automatic setup: Go to Settings > Passwords & Accounts, Tap Add Account, Tap the Yahoo icon, go by the instructions displayed. If the issues are fixed, congratulations! If not, do re-add the account through IMAP. Tap Settings > Passwords & Accounts, Go to Add Account > Other > Add Mail Account, Enter the details, name, email, password, etc. and tap Next. Tap the IMAP tab and enter the required details. Usually, this step is enough to solve the underlying issue when Yahoo mail is not working in iPhone or MacBook.
- Some issues lie in email settings; therefore, it is recommended that users should open Safari on their iPhone or MacBook, sign in to Yahoo mail and click Account Info and Account security and turn on “Allow apps that use less secure sign-in”.
If all these steps prove to be insufficient to extend the desired solution when Yahoo mail is not working on iPhone or MacBook, then the user must contact Yahoo to seek preferred assistance.