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I deleted one of my yahoo email accounts on the website and

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i deleted one of my yahoo email accounts on the website and now i want to reactivate it. But when i go to yahoo.com or help.yahoo.com it ask me to sign-in - when i attempt to sign-in it states that i am using an invalid user name
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Email
Expert:  Tim replied 11 months ago.

Hi there i'm Tim and will be helping you. Sorry you are having issues, and i hate to be the barer of bad news but once a email account is deleted, there is no way to retrieve it, at least not for the common folks. It would be possible to do so with a subpoena to the email provider, or at least in theory this would work. But like i said for 99.9% of the time when an account is deleted there is absolutely no way to retrieve it.

- Tim

Expert:  Tim replied 11 months ago.

Hi there, i see you have checked back in, let me know if the above makes sense.