Yahoo! JAPAN Ads

Yahoo! JAPAN Ads Help

This help topics describes about password for Yahoo! JAPAN Business ID that is required when using Campaign Management Tool for Yahoo! JAPAN Ads.

Available characters
Change Password for Yahoo! JAPAN Business ID
Confirmation frequency for password

Available characters
The password for your Yahoo! JAPAN business ID must be between 6 and 32 characters in length.
The permitted characters are listed below.

  • Upper case alphabetic characters (excluding double-byte characters)
    ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
  • Lower case alphabetic characters (excluding double-byte characters)
    abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz
  • Digits (excluding double-byte characters)
    1234567890
  • Symbols (excluding double-byte characters)

    !

    "

    #

    $

    %

    &

    '

    (

    )

    =

    ~

    |

    -

    ^

    \

    @

    [

    ;

    :

    ]

    ,

    .

    /

    `

    {

    +

    *

    }

    <

    >

    _

    _

  • * A standard (single-byte) space character can also be used as a symbol.

Points to Note when Setting a Password

For security, take note of the following advice and choose a password that will be difficult for other people to guess.
A [Password safety] assessment is displayed for guidance when you set or change your password. It is strongly recommended that you choose a password that is rated as [Strongest].

[Examples of easily guessed passwords]

  • Yahoo! JAPAN business ID
  • Name
  • Postal code
  • Date of birth
  • e-mail address
  • Company or school name
  • Names of children, parents, or partner
  • Telephone number, fax number, mobile phone number
  • Address
  • Obvious character strings (such as “PASSWORD” or “abcdef”)

Change Password for Yahoo! JAPAN Business ID

The procedure to change your password of Yahoo! JAPAN Business ID is as follows.

Steps
  1. Click the "Preferences"link at the top right of the Campaign Management Tool to open the "Preferences" screen.
  2. This displays the employee and company information set in Yahoo! Business Manager. Click the [Change Registered Information] button for the item to change.
  3. On the page of Yahoo! JAPAN Business Manager, click the "Change Password" of the "ID Registration Information".
  4. Enter required information for the settings and click the "Change Password" button.
  5. Once completed the change, click the "Back to Service" button at the bottom and go back to the Campaign Management Tool.

Confirmation frequency for password

You may be asked to enter password even when you had already logged in. This is for the security reason, and you can change the frequency of confirming the password with following steps.
Confirmation frequency is available from 15 minutes to 2 weeks.

Steps
  1. Click the "Preferences"link at the top right of the Campaign Management Tool to open the "Preferences" screen.
  2. This displays the employee and company information set in Yahoo! Business Manager. Click the [Change Registered Information] button for the item to change.
  3. Drag and drop the slider on 'Password period setting'.
  4. Click the [Change confirmation frequency] button.
  5. Once completed the change, click the "Back to Service" button at the bottom and go back to the Campaign Management Tool.