how-to block ads
Open up a telnet session on port 110 to pop.sbcglobal.yahoo.com. Go to a command prompt and type:
TELNET pop.sbcglobal.yahoo.com 110 (or whatever format your OS requires for Telnet)
and enter the following:
USER firstname.lastname@example.org (or email@example.com depending on your account domain)
PASS your password
If it doesn't accept the password, change it through the main account's page at »sbc.yahoo.com.
If it does, type:
See if anything looks funky there.
RETR followed by a number will display a message. If you want to delete it, type DELE followed by that number.
QUIT should get you out of the session.
See if this gets you on the road.