How to change a Yahoo password?

Once you’ve registered a Yahoo account, your password account will remain the same, unless you change it manually. Especially when you check your account on a public computer or shared network, we advise you to modify your password regularly.

If you want to change your Yahoo password on a desktop browser, follow along below.

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 1  Sign in

Go to and login to your account by typing in your email (= username) and password.

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 2  Account info

While you’re in your Yahoo email inbox, click on the gear wheel in the top corner and select Account info in the dropdown menu.

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 3  Account security

Select Account security in the left menu.

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 4  Change password

You’ll see a blue link: Change password.

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 5  Type new password

Type 2 times the new password that you want.

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 ✓  Result

Once you’ve clicked on Continue now, your password will be modified immediately.


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