i recently lost my phone which was the main way i accessed yahoo email. I set up Accoun...

GetHuman-osifowil's Account Access issue with Yahoo from March 2019

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i recently lost my phone which was the main way i accessed yahoo email. I set up Account Key which requires you to verify on the phone app each time you wanted to access the email on other devices. Now that i lost my phone and i want access yahoo mail on my laptop im not able to because i cant access the Activation key on my phone and i found that i actually have no alternative emails or phone numbers set up to use as a method of recovery. If i could just get in contact with someone at yahoo or use any other method to verify like the password or some safety questions or ANYTHING related to the account i will be able to promptly verify that i am the owner.
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Account Access issue
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Mar 31st, 2019 - 6 mons ago
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