Bark is able to monitor emails sent and received (including attachments) on connected email accounts like Yahoo. We will alert on instances of bullying, sexual content, violence, weapons, and more. We can even alert you to new and risky apps that your child has signed up for with this email.
Due to Yahoo's security policies, you'll have to follow these special steps to get your child's Yahoo! Mail monitored by Bark.
STEP 1: Log in to your child's Yahoo email account.
STEP 2: Hover over your child's name on the top right, and in the menu that appears, select Settings or Account Info (whichever one you see in your Yahoo Mail homepage).
STEP 4: Ensure Two-Step Verification is enabled.
- When it's disabled, it looks like this:
- When it's enabled, it looks like this:
STEP 5: Select Generate app password at the bottom of the page:
STEP 6: Input Bark as the name of that app:
That's it! 🎉
You will then see it on your child's profile, along with all of your child's other monitored accounts:
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Need help or have additional questions?
We are happy to assist! Reach out to Bark Support, and we'll help every step of the way.