How to restore missing or deleted contacts in Yahoo Mail

Discussion in 'Yahoo Mail' started by THERESA, Feb 3, 2014.


    THERESA Customer Service Staff Member

    Aug 12, 2008
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    This is the process to restore Yahoo Mail contacts -
    1. Login to Yahoo Mail
    2. In the navigation column click Contacts
    3. In the contacts column click Deleted Contacts from the contacts column.
    4. Click the Check boxes next to the contacts that need to be restored
    5. Click Restore.
    6. Click Restore again to confirm the restore.
    7. Click Done
    Yahoo saves deleted contacts for 30 days. You only have 30 days to restore deleted contacts.

    Also, sometimes spammers delete contacts from hacked accounts.

    If you suspect that you Yahoo Mail account was compromised do all of these steps:

    How to check and cleanup a Yahoo Mail account after it's been hacked

    Last edited by a moderator: Jan 21, 2016

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