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    Question Yahoo mail... no way to Log Out?

    I have the Android Market yahoo mail app. There appears to be no way to log out of your mailbox on this app?

    Way to go yahoo. Ugh. Anyone figured this one out?




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    Default Re: Yahoo mail... no way to Log Out?

    You have 2 options: remove the yahoo account sync (in "Accounts & sync") or in the apps manager you can clear data for Yahoo mail app.
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    Lightbulb Re: Yahoo mail... no way to Log Out?

    Quote Originally Posted by danperde View Post
    You have 2 options: remove the yahoo account sync (in "Accounts & sync") or in the apps manager you can clear data for Yahoo mail app.
    Thanks Dan. I just ended up uninstalling and re-installing the app (about 60 seconds). Not sure if they have updated or changed it but now with the reinstall under the folder view there is an accounts link that goes to manage accounts.

    Folder view > accounts > manage > add account - remove account

    The colors have changed too. In doing research via google on this there were many folks complaining about the no log out feature. I guess in the past Yahoo has resolved the problem by telling people to use the "remove account" feature. Does not seem to make any logical sense to have logging out of an app function like that. I will try your suggestions next time.



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    There is one more possibility:
    Go to Yahoo Mail> options> more> report problem> and say that you can't log out.
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    Default Re: Yahoo mail... no way to Log Out?

    You can't log out of your Gmail account either...at least if you can nobody ever showed me how to do that either...
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    Default Re: Yahoo mail... no way to Log Out?

    I can't find the 'remove account' only 'add account' ! I've just got my phone and and not sure where to find some of these. I did see it.. briefly.... but don't know where and can't find it again.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 52silver View Post
    I can't find the 'remove account' only 'add account' ! I've just got my phone and and not sure where to find some of these. I did see it.. briefly.... but don't know where and can't find it again.
    Go to the add account screen and select the account and up above next to add is delete
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    Default Re: Yahoo mail... no way to Log Out?

    Many thanks for advice ,,, I just dumped the yahoo mail app to be safe. However it is ridiculous to have an app for an important feature such as e-mail account that does'nt have a log out feature.
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    Dumbest thing I ever seen, cannot sign out of Yahoo, Gmail and Outlook. This is very unsafe!
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    Default Re: Yahoo mail... no way to Log Out?

    best way is to lock all your social netwrkin email apps wit "applock" app
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    Default Re: Yahoo mail... no way to Log Out?

    1.Login to yahoo through PC
    2.Change the password
    3.Now u would require to sign in to your yahoo account on your app

    Works every time enjoy

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