Are you facing difficulties while working with Yahoo email on your Chrome browser? Although Chrome provides a smooth browsing experience, many times users find certain difficulties while working on it. There can be different reasons behind Yahoo Mail Not Working on Google Chrome such as outdated browser, disabled JavaScript, etc. Luckily, you can always find the solution to this problem, irrespective of the reason. This article presents to you the complete details of the problem, the reason behind it and their solutions as well. Keep reading to know more.

Instructions to fix ‘Yahoo Mail Not Working on Google Chrome’ problem

Some simple things that you can try by yourself to fix the Yahoo mail not working error in Google Chrome are given below. Follow them in case you are facing this problem.

Clear cookies and caches from your Chrome browser

If Yahoo mail is not working properly on your Chrome, you might try to clear its cookies and caches.

  • In the Chrome browser, click on ‘more’ at the top right corner.
  • From the menu, select more tools > clear browsing data.
  • Make sure that the time is selected as ‘all time’. If not, click the drop down arrow and change the time range.
  • Now, put a tick to ‘cookies and other site data’ and ‘cached images and files’ boxes.
  • Click on ‘clear data’.

Update your browser

If clearing cookies and caches did not work, the problem may be due to any unsupported or outdated version of the browser. If this is the case, you might try updating your Chrome browser to its latest version.

  • In the Chrome browser, click on ‘more’ at the top right corner.
  • Click on the ‘update Google Chrome’ button.
  • Click on ‘relaunch’.

Note: If you don’t see the ‘update Google Chrome’ button, it means you are already using the latest version.

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Restart your browser

As simple it may sound, but sometimes just by restarting your browser you can solve the ‘Yahoo Mail Not Working on Google Chrome’ issue.

Make sure that JavaScript is enabled

It is recommended that your JavaScript is enabled or else Yahoo mail might not work properly. Follow these steps to enable JavaScript:

  • In the Chrome browser, click on ‘more’ at the top right corner.
  • Go to ‘settings’ and scroll down to the bottom.
  • Click on the ‘advanced’ button.
  • Under ‘privacy and security’, select ‘content settings’ > ‘JavaScript’.
  • Turn on ‘allowed’.

Disable unwanted Chrome extensions

Certain third-party extensions in Chrome do not allow Yahoo to work completely. You might want to disable or remove such extensions. Follow these steps to do so:

  • Open Google Chrome browser and select the menu.
  • Go to ‘more tools’ > ‘extensions’.
  • A list of all added extensions will appear.
  • Search and remove (or temporarily turn off) the extensions that might be creating problems in Yahoo.

Temporarily disable antivirus and firewall products

Sometimes, any antivirus, anti-malware, any firewall, etc can interfere with the working of the Yahoo mail. At such times, the only solution is turning off such third-party application temporarily while you are using Yahoo.

To solve the Yahoo mail not working issue, you can also try to log in through a different sign-in page, like primary Yahoo login page or the Yahoo Mail sign-in page.

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Note: Many features of Yahoo may not work properly if you are using an older operating system (which cannot be updated).

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