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Suddenly, my yahoo on iPhone won't let me respond to or delete any email? What have I done?

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Is this problem encountered while using the iPhone's built-in Mail app, or using Yahoo's Mail app? – Dan J Apr 17 '13 at 18:41

Make sure that you are signed in. Sometimes you get disconnected and the auth mechanism doesn't re-authenticate you. (IMAP auth) *assuming you are using the Mail.app)

Worst case, you can delete your yahoo mail setup and re-configure it.

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Since the iOS 9 upgrade my yahoo account wouldn't let me delete emails through the apple mail app. I tried deleting the account and adding it again but still no luck. Then I found the following site and it fixed the problem. http://www.macissues.com/2015/01/22/fix-mail-unable-to-move-messages-on-your-iphone-or-ipad/

Yay! Hope this helps someone else.

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