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Administrator: Cannot login anymore with yahoo account

asked 2014-06-01 13:40:00 -0500

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This question is to the administrator of this site. I used to login here with my yahoo email id (available as an icon along with fedora/facebook/twitter/openid buttons) and password. Now I see that yahoo icon is gone, hence I cannot login! I have a FAS account as well. I dont want to register in this site all over again with my FAS account. Is there a way to merge/link my yahoo id to my FAS account (anishjp) and thereafter click on the FAS-Openid icon to login here?

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answered 2014-06-01 13:45:08 -0500

mether gravatar image

updated 2014-06-01 13:46:15 -0500

This was done as a temporary measure to mitigate spam. I have renabled it now. You can use the manage identities link to have multiple open id logins

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Thanks Mether! I can see the yahoo icon now! Well, is it possible to change the login details for a display name? My display name is "anishjp" and it is linked to the username: anishjp@yahoo.com to login here. Is it possible to link the display name "anishjp" to my FAS account username so that I can login here by clicking on the FAS-Openid icon?

anishjp gravatar imageanishjp ( 2014-06-02 02:30:08 -0500 )edit

You can use the manage identities link in your profile to do that as i noted earlier

mether gravatar imagemether ( 2014-06-06 09:24:32 -0500 )edit

@mether: Thanks, that worked!

anishjp gravatar imageanishjp ( 2014-06-06 16:03:11 -0500 )edit

sign-in Yahoo mail follows link for proper assistance for login.

Lisa Resnick gravatar imageLisa Resnick ( 2018-04-30 04:54:39 -0500 )edit

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