Yahoo Account Key Setup Guide by Yahoo Support

Yahoo account key is considered as the best way to improve the security of your Yahoo account. There is complete possibility that you may forget your password or when your Yahoo account is on the verge of getting hacked, it becomes important to tighten the security of your account. There are various options to keep your account safe and secure and one of them is setting up Yahoo account key. Using the Yahoo account key allows you to secure your account even when there is no password. Hence by setting up a key for your Yahoo account, there is no need to be worried about losing your password or getting your account hacked.

To avoid the constant fear of losing your Yahoo account you can secure it using a key. If you are unaware about how to setup Yahoo account key then you can take the desired help from us by calling at the Yahoo support number.

Given below is a detailed guide on how you can secure your Yahoo account by enabling Yahoo account key:

  1. The first step is to open the Yahoo account security page.
  2. You will be asked to sign in if you are not already signed in.
  3. After this, you have to click on the ‘See how it works’ link given on the screen.
  4. Now, you have to select your device and the application to get notifications when there are sign-in attempts.
  5. After this, you have to click on the option ‘Send me a notification to get the notification for the application you have selected for configuration.
  6. Now from your mobile device, you are required to click on the ‘Approve’ icon.
  7. Now, moving back to the internet browser, you have to click on the ‘Always use Yahoo account key’ link in order to enable this option.
  8. After this, you need to verify your mobile number so that it can be used for recovering your account in case you lose access to your device.
  9. After this step, you have successfully enabled the Yahoo account key for your account.

After enabling the Yahoo account key, it is important to learn how to use it otherwise it will be of no use. Given below are the steps which need to be followed when you want to use the Yahoo account key for signing into your account:

  1. Go to the Yahoo sign-in page to begin the sign-in process.
  2. First, you have to enter your Yahoo ID and then click on the ‘Next’ option.
  3. Doing this will send you a notification to the Yahoo key-enabled device to get the signing approval.
  4. Now, check your device for the approval notification from Yahoo and tap on it.
  5. You can also open the app and then tap the Account key icon to get permission for the sign in the attempt. In the app, tap on the ‘Approve’ icon.
  6. After this, you will be asked to enter or tap the verification code to confirm your identity and get access to your account.

This was all about how you can secure your account by enabling the Yahoo account key option. This is the best method to keep the hackers away from getting access to your account.

If you are new to Yahoo and are facing certain issues while using this security method then you can contact our tech support team. One call at Yahoo phone number will let you talk to the technicians and you can obtain direct help for whatever issue you are facing with Yahoo. The customer support team is working round the clock hence you are allowed to contact us anytime you want.

Posted on: December 3, 2018ccsn

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