Yahoo account not pushing email on iPhone 5

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by jason42892, Jan 1, 2013.

  1. jason42892 macrumors newbie

    Sep 22, 2009
    I just got an iPhone 5 and have updated iOS 6.0.2. I have a yahoo mail account but it does not seem to push emails to my phone automatically, instead i have to open the mail app and update manually to get emails. I have read other forum posts that say to delete the account and re-enter it or create the account under "other" and using an imap/smtp but nothing seems to fix the problem. I previously had an iphone 4 and everything worked perfectly. Is there something wrong with the yahoo server or does it have to do with the yahoo mail setup?
  2. HankHowdy macrumors 68040


    Dec 2, 2012
    Victorville CA
    This is a common issue with yahoo/iphone email accounts. Yahoo acknowledges the issue, but hasn't done anything about it.

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