Problem is no one takes phone calls anymore. Not the answer you're looking for? In fact I don't even care if I lose control of my yahoo account - I would just open another one if necessary. Interesting that Yahoo will accept just anyone's cell number inasmuch as they claim it's to verify the person, but not accept an established land line in a residence. With Gmail, if you send yourself an email from another account, you will get it in your Gmail box within seconds. If you do not have a Yahoo account please skip to step 2-b. Although iPhone users can enjoy many pre-installed Mac applications, the Yahoo mobile services are actually quite helpful, and they may be a nice alternative. This window may vary in appearance based on the version of Yahoo.
Of course, any modern mobile phone that features a web browser and internet access can allow users to read, send, and conduct email searches in their Yahoo Mail accounts. There is no security benefit to having a mobile number. This might be security purpose they are not allowing you to access your account. Whatever happened to freedom of expression? This company is so cool. Also interesting that Yahoo assumes every human has a cell phone glued to their ear.
Be aware of this before making the connection to Facebook! So, I see no harm in providing a mobile number too. I work at a medical office and I constantly need to communicate each of my patients. Not only does a Blackberry give you fantastic access to your Yahoo mail account and allow you to perform email searches, but it also provides you with up-to-the-second alerts as to when you have a new message or appointment. At the bottom of the screen shot. With such clear steps they will undoubtedly be able to send me text messages in no time.
A site called fakenamegenerator makes a disposable email address for you and you don't need any phone number etc. Gmail, Yahoo, Live, Hotmail are one of the biggest fish in this industry. I have a laptop with a broadband wireless adapter with Verizon. Would you like to answer one of these instead? You may need to log into your gmx. There are a few companies who doesn't required mobile numbers for sign up. In other words, these fields are now mandatory? I suppose if you just want some email address, not specifically Yahoo, you could just create a gmx. Try to reset your password.
In fact for Orwellian reasons I kill off my accounts about once every year or two in any case. Thats how you get a new yahoo id without mobile number. Actually this helps my husband and me out quite a bit. Same is for the phone number. I'll check Tor Mail to see if they accept sign ups without any of the said requirements.
But why the heck can't I just give them a couple of other email addresses? I just experienced my account getting compromised recently. I will suggest you to make use of it. Anything that makes life simpler is wonderful. Now I can txt anyone even if I don't have my cell. If you can't verify the number you can't activate the account.
The Yahoo Mail mobile messenger client is also fantastic when used on your Blackberry. Remember if you use your friends number you still have to verify the cell number is correct and if you have an security issues like suspicious activity or forgetting your password Yahoo will send alerts to their cell phone. Subsequently, it is only natural that Yahoo Mail mobile service makes for one of the most popular email and messenger programs available on mobile phones. If you don't have option of mobile number and alternate email address, you can give answer to security question to reset password. However, the easy access to Flikr is also a great bonus, as it allows users to swiftly upload new mobile pictures to their Flikr account to share with friends and family.
If you don't provide a supported mobile number, you'll be unable to complete registration. Yahoo Mail for Cell Phones Yahoo has long been considered to be one of the best all-purpose online search engines, rivaled only by Google. Getting better all the time. I tried using it to create an email address on Zoho Mail but it was rejected so maybe they are wise to it. Note that the mobile number is an effective password recovery mechanism should you forget your password, or if it's hacked, and you don't have one using this method. Create address None of these steps currently required me to provide a mobile number. And of course, perhaps most importantly, the iPhone is a perfect Yahoo Mail mobile phone, as it allows users fantastic access to Yahoo mail and messenger.
I can send a txt from the computer. I don't see anything wrong in providing an alternate email address for an email service like Gmail, or Hotmail. Here is a screenshot of the yahoo signup form. Nowadays, everyone has 2-3 or more email addresses on different sites. Google will not allow a Gmail account as an e-mail link. Some phones will be able to automatically reply without selecting it.