Well, if you are a Yahoo mail users, then, yes you do not need to worry at all you are using the best communicative service out of all those that are there available in the market right now. The service is really very fast and there can be nothing better than that. All the features are well-advanced ad also all of them are well updated. Also, the service is such that it is easy to use on all types of devices and operating systems. But an iPhone still remains complicated there are chances that Yahoo mail stop working on iPhone.
Here, we will see how one can resolve that problem; it is a very common issue that mail service users often get to face. But still getting away through this common issue is a very easy process to be done. It is just that the user needs to know the exact process and guidance to get through this.
Sign in and sign out of account on iPhone–
This is one way through which you can easily resolve this problem of this mail not working on your device. Please sign in and sign out on iPhone.
After signing out to sign in again please follow the steps given below-‘
- Open Yahoo mail
- After this, sign in with your mail ID and password
- Most probably the issue will be resolved
Adding your Yahoo mail account on your device–
If this does not fix your problem, then the next option that you should try for the resolution of your problem is removing your account from the device and then adding the account there on the same device once again. This will fix any serious corruption cropping up in the Yahoo mail account that is in use.
In order to do, it follow, steps given below–
- Please open the settings application on the device
- After that move to “accounts and passwords” in this section, you will get your Yahoo service account details
- In the next step please go to the “Accounts and passwords” that is before removing your account.
- After this press, the option “add account”
As soon as you complete this you should then move to reboot your device after this you should see if your problem is fixed.
Cellular data should be on in Mail app–
This is also a very important point that you should check if the data on your cell phone is turned on or not. If the data on the phone will be off then Yahoo mail will stop working on iPhone. Also, if in case there is a WI-FI connected to the device then that also should be checked. There are chances that you may need to conduct a reset for the router or the modem whatever is in use.
Updating IOS system –
The problem of the Yahoo app not working can also be because of an outdated IOS system, for a fix to that you should see how you can work on bringing your IOS system to its updated latest version.
Restarting your device–
Well, this may sound weird to you but in many technical issues, this has been the key to resolution. Restarting the device would really help the users with the fix of any corruption if it is there in the device that is in use.
Other than this the problem can also be related to the SMTP server, for a resolution to that, there are certain steps that you will need to follow.
For the SMTP server settings, follow the steps given below–
1 Please open the “settings” after that go to “Accounts and passwords”
2 After that click on the “Yahoo icon”
3 Next click on “account”
4 After that click on outgoing mail server “SMTP”
5 Enter username and password
6 Set the port number to 465 or 587
7 Also, the SSL certificate needs to be enabled
8 After that, click on the done icon
9 In the next step conduct a reboot on your device
If nothing until now is helping you with the fix of the issue, then the next thing that you can do is enable third-party app passwords.
The process to follow goes as given below–
- Sign in with the Yahoo ID
- Next move to the “account security” option given in the menu
- There you will see the option “generate password”
So, this is how you can resolve the problem of Yahoo mail not working on iPhone, if other than this you still feel the need to know more than in that case you should get in touch with the team of trained and certified technicians they are there available at the service for the users all the time they can connect in their own comfort zones.