Lost contacts and email addresses in Yahoo Mail

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Yahoo Mail is one of the quite popular email service providers in the world. Despite having a couple of massive attacks Yahoo managed to secure a huge database of 2.5 billion worldwide. At times you must have faced issues or difficulty in your Yahoo Mail. Have you wondered if you have lost all your contacts in Yahoo Mail? Stop scratching your head now and keep following for the fix.

Losing existing contacts can be nasty and you don’t want to encounter with such situations in near future. If you have deleted them accidentally either from your Yahoo Address book or Yahoo Messenger then, it is possible to restore them if you act immediately or in time.

Follow the steps below to restore your lost Yahoo contacts.

  1. Log on to yahoo.com
  2. Click on the contacts icon.
  3. Now select “Deleted Contacts
  4. Find the deleted contacts and select the contacts which you wish to restore.
  5. Press “Restore
  6. You are done!

Sometimes you may find a few unsuccessful attempts but don’t lose the hope. Try once again after sometimes and it shall work perfectly fine.

You can also restore the entire address book but any newly added contact will be lost there and then.

  1. Log on to mail.yahoo.com
  2. Sign-in using credentials.
  3. On the left-hand side of the page, click on the “Contacts” button.
  4. Now press “Actions” button.
  5. Select “Restore from backup
  6. Choose a date from the drop-down menu.
  7. Press “Restore

Don’t leave your Yahoo account unattended and when you are accessing Yahoo Mail on public or shared computers, don’t forget to log out completely. Keep updating your Yahoo password and activate Yahoo Access Key or turn on Two-Step Verification to secure your Yahoo account.

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