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The telephone number listed on my Yahoo account has changed,

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the telephone number listed on my Yahoo account has changed, how do I update it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Byron replied 1 year ago.

Hi. My name is***** you for your question and the opportunity to assist.

If you're logged in to your Yahoo! mail click your name in the top right corner and select

Account Info.

From the menu on the left select: Account Security

Click Phone Numbers.

In the window that opens click the garbage can next to your old

number to remove it.

Then click Add Recovery Number

Type in your new number.

You'll have 2 options. If you receive texts on your phone select SMS

You'll receive a text with a code. Enter the code in the window and click Verify.

If you can't receive text messages, click Call Me and you'll receive a recorded

message giving you the code. Enter the code from the phone call and click Verify.

You're done.

Expert:  Byron replied 1 year ago.

Hi. Were you able to make the changes for your information?

Please let me know if you need further assistance.

If things are corrected now please take a moment before leaving

to provide a rating using the stars the the top of the page, then Submit

and have a great evening.