Last updated on March 2nd, 2022 at 12:02 pm
While accessing and using a Yahoo mail account You must have encountered an error which is SSL Error Code-5 in Yahoo.
We are going to learn some basic and easy troubleshooting steps by which we can easily Fix SSL Error code 5 in Yahoo, it is a very common problem that occurs while using yahoo mail accounts from different devices or from Different Locations.
Well, as it is a very common issue for Yahoo users. So you do not need to panic at all.
Follow the Steps below to fix SSL Error Code-5 in Yahoo
Step1: Logout From all the devices
As you know that the error occurs because of using Mail on more than 1 Device(s) so to begin with the troubleshooting step you will have to log out Yahoo Mail from your computer, iPad, Tablet, Mobile Etc.
When Yahoo is not Logged in to any device. You must try step 2.
Step2: Make Sure that you have the latest Version of Browser
So, you must figure out that the browser which is being used by you is Yahoo Supported and the latest browser.
Here we have some of them you need to check if you have any of these then you might have to update them to their latest Versions (If Required) Or Else You have to download any of these browsers.
When you have Latest Supported Browser for Yahoo Mail, You Must try Step 3
Step3: Clear Cookies and Cache
Check out the Browser and delete the cookies and cached data from settings,
Experts recommend these steps. as soon as you Clear your Cache and Cookies. SSL Error Code 5 may get Fix In a moment by itself.
Step4: Do a quick Scan on the computer/ Clean Malware
After Clearing the cache data and Cookies. If still, it is not working, you have to scan the computer using any Anti-Virus. This is also one of the options to fix this error.
When you have scanned the computer now try logging in again.
At the end Try Rebooting/Restarting the Computer.
You need to restart the computer and when it will come back on just try to login to Yahoo Mail You Will Find It Working.
If You see the Issue “SSL Error Code 5”. Please Follow the Instruction Provided Above.
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