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Issue: Yahoo Mail Not Syncing on Android

Syncing problem is common in all types of emails. Is your Yahoo mail not syncing on android phone? You can easily fix it. Try a few troubleshooting steps given on this page.

Yahoo mail not syncing on android
  • First, verify whether you have a standard Internet connection on your Android phone.
  • Next, check whether you have turned on the Airplane mode. Touch the Settings icon on the applications screen to solve Yahoo mail not syncing on android issue.
  • Tap the Airplane mode tab in the Settings window to toggle off the Airplane mode button (if it is turned on).
  • If necessary, reset your network settings and restart your Android phone to check if the problem has been resolved.
  • Next, turn on Android Data Sync. To turn it on, tap the Accounts button in the Settings window.
  • Ensure that your Yahoo email is selected. Toggle on the Automatically sync data button.
  • Also, check whether you have enough storage space on your Android phone. If not so, clear some cache data.
  • Check if you can access your Yahoo Mail through the web.
  • If you can access it, check your Mail app. Install the updates for your Android’s Mail app from Google Play Store.
  • Once you have updated your Mail app, check if the problem has been resolved.
  • If the problem persists, use the Yahoo Mail app instead of your built-in Android’s Mail app.
  • To install the Yahoo Mail app on your Android phone, open the Google Play Store app first and then type ‘Yahoo’ in the search panel.
  • From the search result, choose the Yahoo Mail app and tap the Install button.
  • If the App permissions dialog box pops-up, tap the Accept button to start downloading your app.
  • Wait until the Yahoo Mail app is installed on your Android phone.
  • Once installed, tap the Open button and follow the on-screen prompts to link your Yahoo email account.
  • Make sure to grant all the permissions for your Yahoo app.
  • Now, your Yahoo mail not syncing on android issue should be resolved. If it doesn’t you can contact us for remote assistance.