Are you getting tired of remembering so many passwords? Setup Yahoo Account key is the solution for you which is more secure and let you get inside your Yahoo account without entering that clumsy traditional password every time. Once you enable the Yahoo Account Key, a notification is sent at the time of log in to Yahoo, to your Smartphone. All you need to do is just approve it.
Yahoo Account Key text is usually sent to the registered mobile device. You must have the Yahoo app so that you can instantly tap the approve button. If you don’t have the Yahoo app, instead of the notification, you will get the account key in the form of a text alert via SMS.
Follow the steps to setup Yahoo Account Key on the web-browsers:
Note: Install the latest version of the Yahoo app on your Smartphone and sign-in with the same account.
- Sign-in to your Yahoo account and click on the gear
- Select “Account info”
- Choose “Account Security” authenticate by user credentials.
- Press the “See how it works” button.
- Choose your device and app and Click “Send me a notification”
- On your Smartphone, click on the approve
- Head back to the web browser and click “Always use Yahoo Access Key”
- Confirm your mobile number. It will help you get in if in the case you lose the access to the device.
Sign-in to Yahoo Mail Account:
- Log on to the Yahoo Mail.
- Enter your Yahoo user id and press next.
- A notification will appear on your Smartphone.
- Tap the notification and tap on the Account Key
- Tap the approve
Yahoo Account Key code can’t be setup on the Android or iOS devices but you can manage the Yahoo Account Key easily from the Account key enabled app installed on your Smartphone.
- From your Smartphone where Account Enabled App is installed, press the menu
- Tap the “Account Key”
- Tap again “Manage Account Key”
- Toggle it right to enable the account key for any other device.
- If you wish to disable, then tap “Disable Account Key” at the bottom to switch back to the password instead of the Account Key.
If the problem persists then, feel free to get in touch with our certified Yahoo customer support and service technicians for setup Yahoo Account Key our toll-free number for the quick support.