Create new yahoo email, then had issues

Discussion in 'Internet Discussion' started by Stattovic, May 15, 2019.

  1. Stattovic

    Stattovic Member

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    Recently my btinternet email account has started sending on average 100 spam emails each day.

    I contacted them and there only suggestion was to change my email address.

    It was recomended I create a yahoo email address/account.

    This was succesful for a few hours and I then contacted all my usual emailers to tell them about the change.

    Then suddenly I went back into yahoo mail, and now I am getting the message every time I try to login

    "Sorry we do not recognise that email address"

    A real nightmare. I just cannot figure out why and trying to get help from yahoo means signining up and paying a monthly fee for the privelege.

    Anyone have any ideas please ?
     
  2. johnb35

    johnb35 Administrator Staff Member

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    Get a Gmail address instead. Yahoo email totally sucks and is spam ridden.
     
  3. AlienMenace

    AlienMenace Well-Known Member

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    Yea, Yahoo stinks. Gmail is better.
     
  4. TheRealSwede

    TheRealSwede Member

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    Did you give another mailaccount as backup? If so I think you should have a validation email in there!
    I think you must validate your new account before its up and running…. Did you?
     
  5. _Kyle_

    _Kyle_ Active Member

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    Protonmail is also not a bad email client. But gmail is sufficient for most people.
     
  6. Stattovic

    Stattovic Member

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    Too late have informed everyone on my email list of the new email address.
     

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