1. p_f22's Avatar
    I am unable to sync my Yahoo mail account with my HTC Radar phone running Win7.5... it's been fine for over a year, but this morning I can't sync at all.

    I deleted the account from the phone and then set it up again.

    The phone keeps asking for the account password, then tells me it's syncing, but nothing ever updates.

    Does anyone have any ideas?!

    Thanks!
    11-27-2013 01:04 PM
  2. Angry_Mushroom's Avatar
    Oh wow... I'm not the only one having issues with this. I have a Lumia 810. Won't take my password at all... I am rather perplexed. Maybe this is a change on Yahoo's side?
    11-27-2013 02:10 PM
  3. tmservo's Avatar
    Yep, I am too.. my Nokia 920 hasn't synced since last night. I've checked that the password is correct by logging in using the web browser on the phone.. but the email just dies, nothing in/out
    11-28-2013 02:21 AM
  4. bahamut443's Avatar
    This is happening to me too! It's frustrating as all hell. I have no issued syncing via my old iPhone, the Windows 8 mail app or the official W8 Yahoo app. I can even sign in with IE for WP8. :(
    12-01-2013 04:09 AM
  5. tmservo's Avatar
    This is a killer for me. I figured maybe I could resetup.. I'm using a Nokia 920, so I'm on WP8, but I can't figure out (or get it) to delete the account so I can re-add it. I don't even see an option now to delete the account
    12-02-2013 12:47 PM
  6. bahamut443's Avatar
    Go to settings > accounts, and hold your finger on the Yahoo account to delete.
    12-02-2013 06:42 PM
  7. wleungtx's Avatar
    Is this problem fixed? I have this problem since a few days ago.
    12-09-2013 12:48 AM
  8. deadwrong03's Avatar
    I had that problem for over a year I ended up giving up my yahoo its a problem with the site because I couldn't log I on the site either I had the right pw too

    Sent from my Nokia Lumia 928 using Tapatalk
    12-09-2013 01:03 AM
  9. palandri's Avatar
    Having you tried setting it up manually as a pop3 mail account?
    12-09-2013 01:20 AM
  10. wleungtx's Avatar
    I finally found a solution that works... for now.

    Somehow an email within the last few days caused this "Sync Issue". So I deleted my Yahoo Mail account from my Windows phone, used my PC to move all my emails to the Archive folder and only leave the ones from today. Then I added back my Yahoo Account at my windows phone. The sync works now without complaining anymore more nor asking for password anymore.
    12-11-2013 12:54 AM
  11. Geoff Lin's Avatar
    Please advise how I can move emails from Windows Phone 7 to my PC. Thanks a lot!
    01-20-2014 09:08 PM
  12. juanitoriv's Avatar
    Geoff, you don't. The emails are only there on your phone temporarily like a hotel on vacation. Where they really live is on the email providers server in a cold room somewhere.THIS is the onliest (it IS a word) reason you are able to access your emails from almost anywhere. So in a nutshell, you can't, but you don't have to.
    01-20-2014 09:20 PM

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