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The first option is for your actual Yahoo! You can add an extra account to your current e-mail address free of charge. The code typically will be a combination of letters and numbers. If the email address that you entered is already taken, you'll be prompted to choose another email address. You can create more than one account for various purposes, such as one for business use and one for personal use. Select two security questions from the drop-down menus and provide answers from them.

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A drop-down menu will appear. You'll find this near the bottom of the drop-down menu. Click the Mailboxes tab. It's on the left side of the page. It's below the "Email alias" heading. Doing so will open the additional email address form on the right side of the page.

Add your second email address. Click the "Your Email" text field below the "Create a new Yahoo Mail address" heading, then type in the email address that you want to use followed by " yahoo. For example, to use "humpbackwhale" as your email handle, you'd type "humpbackwhale yahoo. You can use letters, numbers, underscores, and a period in your email address. No other characters can be used. Make sure you type in the email address that you really want—you can only edit your alias twice per month period.

It's a blue button below your the email address that you entered. If your preferred email address is available, you'll be taken to the setup page. If the email address that you entered is already taken, you'll be prompted to choose another email address.

Click the "Your Name" text field near the top of the page, then type in the name that you want other people to see when you send an email from this address. It's at the bottom of the page. Doing so will add the second email address to your account.

You can select your email alias in the "From" field when composing an email by clicking your current name and then selecting the alias in the drop-down menu that appears. Will it keep the emails from each address separate or lump them together? If you want separate inboxes, just sign out of your current account and create a new email address from scratch. Then you can log into each account separately.

Not Helpful 1 Helpful You could just make another account, but using another service, such as Gmail, instead. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 3. See whether or not you can alter your name or birth date and start another account.

Not Helpful 2 Helpful 1. Click the "Select All" checkbox at the top of the inbox and then click "Delete. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 0. I have no problem getting into my email on my PC. However, my email on my phone has not updated in almost a month! Below it are three blue links that each do something different respectively. You can click on each of these links to edit that particular setting, or to view your profile: The first one allows you to change your password.

The second option lets you view your Yahoo! The last option lets you edit your account information. Add an extra e-mail address. The next section is for adding an extra e-mail address. You can add an extra account to your current e-mail address free of charge. This will open up a new box with 3 options: Configure your default sending account. The next and final thing you can edit is your default sending account. This is a simple drop-down menu. After you add a new account, you can click on your name and select which e-mail you want to send from by clicking on it.

This is how you save your changes. Which key will add a notification so that the receiver understands that the email is important? In the bar with the font styles and so forth, there should be an exclamation point icon -- click on this.

This is the method for most email services. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 1. You can go to your sent messages or when you send a message, send it to or CC yourself and the person you want to send it to. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 0. Emails do not get deleted, they are generally moved to archive if they are considered old. You can scroll down or search eith any keyword and the email will be searched and displayed.

How do I log into Yahoo if I have no access to the email they send me? Sometimes you can change the recovery email. If so, change it to an account you know the password for, or to your phone number if you can. Not Helpful 1 Helpful 0. How do I manage my account settings on Yahoo!? Answer this question Flag as I'm having trouble logging in.

I can't get the key icon to come up, and I don't have a phone number they recognized so I am not able to receive mail from them. What can I do? Can't find a menu icon!

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