Flickr: How do I recover my account?

A simple 7 step guide for solving this common Flickr problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

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Go to the Password Helper.
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Enter your Google or Facebook ID in the Yahoo ID field, then click Submit.
3
If prompted, enter the CAPTCHA code.
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You'll receive a password reset email at the ID you entered.
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Follow the link in the password reset email to create a new password.
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To sign in to your account, enter the non-Yahoo email address in the Yahoo ID field when logging in with the newly created password.
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Upgrade your login ID to a Yahoo Account by signing in to Yahoo Mail using your Facebook or Google ID.
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Author: BenF • January 22nd, 2016

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After thousands of Flickr customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: Flickr: How do I recover my account?; Can't delete my account because I've already deleted my yahoo account. Thanks.; I cannot delete my Flickr account because I've already delete my Yahoo account.**Please reply to *****@***.com*Thank you.; Got a Kindle Fire hd MY Flickr photos from CAROL'S *nd didn't transfer; I can't get logged in to my Flickr account nothing works and I'm using the right user name and passw; I accidentally deleted my photo that was on the explore page!... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 7 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 118 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Flickr. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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