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I am unable to receive mail on my iPad, although I am receiving

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I am unable to receive mail on my iPad, although I am receiving mail on my iphone
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for your question. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to assisting you.
Can you please hold the power and home button on the iPad for about 10 seconds until the apple logo appears, then release the buttons.
Let the iPad restart and then try to receive mail.
Let me know the results please
Thank you
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Nothing's happened although I received it on my phone
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Did you see the Apple Logo appear on the screen when you did my instructions?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes the apple appeared
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
ok, can you go to Settings, Mail on the iPad.
Then press on the account and press Delete account.
Once done, repeat my initial instructions to restart the iPad
Then go to Settings, Mail and add the email account again to the iPad
When done, tell me if it now receives please
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Would you believe it I can't remember my password!!
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Ok, what email service is this for? eg: AOL, Yahoo, Gmail?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yahoo
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Ok, please click on my link below and you need to then reset your password
https://edit.yahoo.com/forgotroot>
Once done, use this new password ***** the iPad.
Let me know the results please
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
As I have had several attempts, they have closed me down for12 hours
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
ok, you have to try again then.
Once you have the password ***** can then sign into your account on the iPad and you will receive emails once again.
But you need to get the password *****
I have marked this question to never close, so any issues in 12 hours, just let me know here. This is no problem
If you have continued problems, or would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.
And if you can take a second to rate my service, that would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thank you Laraine
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Your welcome
Let me know how you go please and please remember the service rating
All the best Laraine
-Richard
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hi Richard Im writing to see if you can receive my mail, as I seem to have lost everything now
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Did you reset the password *****?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I have now set up a new account with Yahoo and fortunately everything is there and working, but as for my old account it says" cannot get mail"

The connection to the server failed.

Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Yes, you needed to remove the old account and add it again to the iPad Laraine.
If you have reset the password, then you can now add it to the iPad.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I'm nervous about doing this as thy are both yahoo accounts and I'm frightened I lose everything

Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Did you now get the password *****?
If so, then you can add it again. But you have to do this