Many Yahoo users have reported about getting an error message – Uh oh, looks like something went wrong. Please try again later. This error message is generally noticed by users when trying to access their account or trying to make changes to account recovery option in their account. If you are also getting this error message when accessing or performing any task in your Yahoo Mail account, you can try fixing the problem by following the below-mentioned measures.
Check the online Status of Yahoo
Sometimes server maintenance or technical error in Yahoo may cause such error messages. In these situations, it is recommended to try accessing your account after sometime. If the problem would be at Yahoo’s end, it will get fixed automatically.
Check your Web Browser
In case the problem persists even after waiting for sometimes, make sure that you are accessing your Yahoo account on a supported web browser. Clear the cache, cookies and temporary files from your web browser. Also, remove any add-on or plug-ins that could be interfering with Yahoo in your web browser.
Switch to Some Other Device
Sometimes any hardware or software issues on your device can result in causing such sorts of error messages. If you are facing the problem on your computer, you can try accessing your account from a different computer, mobile or tablet device. If you are able to access and operate your Yahoo account perfectly using other devices, this means the problem is with the computer device. In such case you can, you will need to fix the issues with your computer in order to access your Yahoo account. However, if the problem persists on other devices as well, this will mean that the problem is at Yahoo’s end.
Check other Yahoo Account
If you are having any other Yahoo account, you can try accessing it in order to see if the problem is on your end or at Yahoo’s end. Simply sign in to your Yahoo account and open mail program. Try sending an email message or make some changes to your Yahoo account’s settings. If you find everything to be alright, the problem could be with your account only. However, if you see the same error in your other Yahoo account as well, it means the problem is at Yahoo’s end only.
In such case, you can either wait for some time to let the error get fixed automatically or you can contact Yahoo customer support for an appropriate solution.