Email Delivery for Yahoo Users

April 08, 2014

Yahoo has implemented DMARC policies which will block any email sent on behalf of your own account. For a quick fix, please follow instructions below.

  1. Login into your WhoReadMe account.
  2. Click "Account" tab.
  3. Click "SMTP Accounts".
  4. Press "Add" button at the bottom left.
  5. Select your email address from the list.
  6. The SMTP settings should fill in automatically.
  7. Insert your Yahoo account password, and press "Add" button.
  8. Please wait a while for authentication process.
  9. Once it has been added, try to send your email again.

It you are getting authentication error, please try again later as Yahoo server is overloaded at this moment.

Delivery Issue to Yahoo email address

April 06, 2014

We are having issue delivering emails to mailbox. We are working with it now.

Network Outage

March 20, 2014

One of our mail server is having issue outgoing network issue. We are working on it now.

Service Recovered

December 15, 2013

All features are back online and working now.

Emergency Maintenance

December 13, 2013

We are in progress to migrate our service to a better server. Unfortunately, we are encountered data lost during the transfer.Please note that your email content are encrypted in our system and due some parts of the data are corrupted now, some u...

Email Server Outage

September 29, 2013

We are having an email server outage for last 48 hours. However this issue only affected email delivered to @hotmail, @live, @outlook, and @aol. The service is now restored. We are apologized for any inconveniences caused.

Server Outage

May 02, 2013

It appeared that one of our email server is having power outage. Therefore, you may facing problem sending email using WhoReadMe service. We already contacted data center to resolve the issue.

Delay in Notification

April 21, 2013

Our mail server has been attacked by spammers in past few days. This lead to delay in all outgoing emails including notification, password reminder, account confirmation email, and verification emails. The issue has been resolved and you should...

Email Services Resumed

February 05, 2013

I'm apologized that email server maintenance took longer than what I expected. I made a mistake in the DNS settings which causing all emails not being created.Once again, I would like to apologize for any inconveniences caused and thanks for your sup...

Email Server Maintenance

February 05, 2013

Our email server is under maintenance. You may experiencing problem delivery emails at this moment. Please stay tune while the maintenance is done.

Email Delivery Issue

November 19, 2012

Some of users may find out their email was stucked at "Sending" state earlier today. The root cause is one of our email server was down. The server is back online, and email develiry is working as normal now. We we sincerely apologize for any inconve...

Network Outage

October 22, 2012

We are currently having a network issue with the email server. Your email may not be delivered at this moement. We are working on it now.

Notification Options

April 24, 2012

Notification options is added under Account > Settings. You can now choose where notifications from WhoReadMe will send to. Four options at this moment:Send notification to primary email address,originating email address,Twitter account,or Boxcar ...

The New WhoReadMe with New Features

April 04, 2012

After few months of development, the upgraded WhoReadMe is finally here. Sorry for the wait and issues during this period as I only able to do it on my spare time. Here is the summary of new features and upgrade list: Migrat...

End of Beta Stage

December 29, 2011

WhoReadMe v3 Beta has been released long enough. During this period, we have collected enough feedbacks and suggestions from users to encourage us moving forward. We have decided to end the beta stage of WhoReadMe v3 within 3 months and releas...

Push Notification on Your iOS Devices

October 28, 2011

WhoReadMe now supports push notification for iPad, iPhone, iPod, and Mac!We have added push notification through free iOS app called Boxcar. To enable WhoReadMe push notification is very simple:1. Download and install Boxcar app from App store. For M...

Read Duration Problem

April 07, 2011

We recently having inaccurate results of read duration and now it's being fixed.

WhoReadMe is under Attack!

February 12, 2011

We are getting a lot of SMTP brute force attacks from Taiwanese network since few hours ago. Hopefully, the attacks has been stopped now.You may encounter delivery failure from now as there are a lot e-mails queued for delivery in our server. Due of ...

Recipient Location

February 08, 2011

Location tracked in our system are limited to state level only on past weeks. This has been upgraded today and you can now track your recipient location until city level.

Tracking Button

February 07, 2011

The number of users of WhoReadMe is keep increasing. This is a great news for us, and we have just migrated into a high performance server to serve you better! We expect no down time for the migrate to avoid any interrupts.Meanwhile, we added trackin...

Spam with Yahoo account

February 02, 2011

Some users are complaining their e-mails being marked as spam/junk when delivering to Yahoo users. After few days of investigations, this issue is fixed! Great!Another good news! Some users may receive multiple notifications for an e-mail and it's no...

DNS Issue

December 15, 2010

Please ignore previous announcement. You can still access our website using, .net, or .org.You may facing mail delivery failure as DNS changes.

New Domain:

December 14, 2010

Please note that "" will no longer in use.Please use in future.

DNS Issue

December 07, 2010

We are having DNS issue and your e-mail sent to may experiecing delivery failure. We are working on it now.

Disk Space Issue

October 17, 2010

Ops.. it's bad. We had disk space issue just now and down for 4 hours. :(

Minor Changes in Tracking Result

September 18, 2010

We removed the AJAX style tracking result and added a new page for it.

My To-do List

September 16, 2010

Here is our to-do list from feedbacks we collected recently. Please e-mail us for any other feedback.1. Twitter integration. Get notification on your twitter account.2. Enabled/Disabled tracking before tracking expired.3. Able to manage scheduled e-m...

Sorry for the down time

September 11, 2010

We are down for 4 hours just now due system failure. Everything should be working now. We are apologized for any inconveniences.

Server Down Time

August 22, 2010

We are apologized that we are having 2 hours of unexpected down time due to server issue. E-mails being opened between this period may not being tracked properly.

Contact Imports are Broken

August 20, 2010

Contact importer for Gmail and Hotmail are reported broken. It's now fixed and back to live.

Delivery Status

August 12, 2010

Many users are complaining the delivery status of their e-mail is showing "On the way" recently. It's due the high work load of our mail server. Please aware that the e-mails are actually delivered, but there will be a delay in the status update.

Service Tuning and Updates

August 04, 2010

We will starting to work on some coding updates and tuning from today. You may experiencing some unexpected issues during this period. If you are having any issues, please contact us here.

Tracking not working

April 20, 2010

Due to scheduled maintenance on DNS server, we are experiencing problems to deliver your e-mails and also failure on the e-mail tracking in pass few hours.The maintenance is over and everything should be working as usual now.

Server down due DNS server outage

March 14, 2010

WhoReadMe service was down for 1 hour on 14 March, 2010 12:00am (GMT). The issue is caused by the DNS service outage provided by NameCheap.

Expiry Mode Enabled

March 12, 2010

Expiry mode has been enabled under advanced settings. You can set the expiry date of your e-mail content now. Please note that links inside your e-mail still be removed if you select this mode.

Compatible with most browsers

March 11, 2010

We have trying our best to deliver maximum compatibilities to all kind of browsers. The final works for layout has been done. Please contact us if you still having layout issue with your browser.

Fixed few layout issues with IE6

March 10, 2010

Today, we have fixed few layout issues with IE6.

Features Enhancement

March 04, 2010

After few weeks of review, we have made some improvements of our existing features. The changes are listed below:Read Notification - Reduced the amount of duplicate read notification e-mails.Return Mails - Blocked return e-mails from sending back to ...

Expiry mode temporarily disabled

February 24, 2010

Expiry mode has been disabled because this feature is still unstable. Feature will be available again as soon as it has been upgraded.

Date Issue with e-mail status

February 23, 2010

Fixed the timestamp issue. All the records on e-mail status is showing the last date of last e-mail sent. This made user confused about the actual time of sending.

Dialog box issue with IE7

February 18, 2010

Ops, Internet Explorer 7 is really giving us a lot of problems. IE7 users are not able to delete their e-mails properly due the dialog box stucked in the middle. We have worked for it and hopefully it has been fixed now.

Yahoo! contact impoter is broken

February 18, 2010

Yahoo! has made some changed on their algorithms which lead to the broken of our Yahoo! contact importer. Fortunately, we have get it fixed.

Layout issue with Internet Explorer 7

February 17, 2010

The new version 3 is having alignment problems with users who are using Microsoft Internet Explorer 7. After investigated, the issue has been resolved.

Recipient Locator Down

January 31, 2010

We are on the progress to implement version 3 in the background before GUI. Therefore recipient locator is broken, but it's fixed now.

Version 3 is on it's way

January 04, 2010

Great to announce that, WhoReadMe version 3 will be here with couple of weeks! Horrray!

E-mailing Issue

November 05, 2009

We are having e-mailing issues since yesterday. After contact with Hotmail staff, the delivery of all e-mails should be working fine now.

Mail Undeliverable to

November 05, 2009

It's sad that hotmail blocked e-mails from our server. We are looking alternative way to fix this issue now.

Gmail Contact Importer Broken

October 23, 2009

The Gmail Contact Importer is broken. We are fixing the problem now.

Login Server Down

October 15, 2009

We are apologized that the login server is down since this morning. Issue is fixed now.

Sorry for the Downtime

October 01, 2009

We are apologized  that WhoReadMe service was down since 30/09/2009 4:00pm (GMT) and last for about 12 hours. This is caused by RAM issue in our server.

Problem with Serbian Characters

September 24, 2009

We are having problem to display content with Serbian characters since last update. It's now fixed.

Problem with Additional Email

September 08, 2009

Some users are having problem to add additional email address to their WhoReadMe account since last upgrade. We have worked on this issue and fixed.

Service Upgraded

August 31, 2009

We just upgraded the back end engine of WhoReadMe. Please inform us immediately if there is any problems or errors.

Attachment Tracking Disabled

August 23, 2009

We are temporarily disabled attachment tracking feature in WhoReadMe system for server upgrade.

WhoReadMe is going to Version 3.0 soon

August 08, 2009

Good news! We are currently working with WhoReadMe v3.0. WhoReadMe will meet you soon with new interface,  enhanced features and new features will be included!

WhoReadMe Internal Upgrade

August 08, 2009

We are working on internal upgrades of WhoReadMe website to provide you more stable service. There will be minor changes on user interface.

Problem with Yahoo! Address Book

August 08, 2009

Users are currently having problem to import contacts from Yahoo! due the internal changes on Yahoo! site. We have work on this and fixed.

Service Upgrade

July 16, 2009

We are currently upgrading our service. During this period, you may experiencing slow connection or display error.

Sponsors wanted

July 02, 2009

We are currently looking for sponsors to host our website. As a rebate, your banner will be added to WhoReadMe website.

WhoReadMe in 20 Minuten Online

June 13, 2009

WhoReadMe is appeared in a Switzerland news website. Great and thank you!

WhoReadMe in MakeUseOf

May 28, 2009

It's proud to say, the writer of is wrote a review for WhoReadMe. Thank you!

Empty Email Content

May 14, 2009

Recently emails sent from WhoReadMe are blank. Is has been fixed now.Sorry for any inconveniences.

Migrated to another Server

May 14, 2009

We are having painful experiences with the new server. We received complaints about speed and performance.Now we have moved to another stable server, and our free service is back.We are still working on some minor issues currently and service may int...

WhoReadMe is Back!

May 08, 2009

Finally WhoReadMe is moved out from a shared hosting and has its own server.WhoReadMe is back earlier as expected to continue providing free email tracking service for you!Kindly feedback to us at [email protected] for speed of new server, techni...

Notification Credit Increased

April 23, 2009

Great news! We have upgraded notification credit from 5 to 10 for all users. Please enjoy WhoReadMe free email tracking service.

WhoReadMe is now in Facebook

March 09, 2009

Become a fan now!

Attachment Upload Issue Fixed

February 20, 2009

Fix: Some users are facing infinite uploading problem when they are trying to attach a file to their email.

Compatible Issue with Opera Browser

February 15, 2009

We received complaints from Opera users regarding they are not able to edit email content when sending out email. The edit cursor does not appear as usual.We have investigated on this issue and it has been fixed.

Email Server Migration

February 14, 2009

We have migrated several of our email servers to new data center. We hope we can provide more stable and better free service to you.

Server is Back to Normal

February 06, 2009

We are having internal server errors since 14:26:00 (GMT). Users are not able to send tracked emails, or check their tracked email result. Issue is now solved and everything is back to normal.

Feature Update: Report Location Error

February 04, 2009

We have enhanced the location error reporter at free to report us for any incorrect location.

Compatible Issues with Windows Live Mail

January 31, 2009

We found that Windows Live Mail will pop out for a read receipt request once email delivered from WhoReadMe.This issue has been fixed and the email tracking is back to "invisible" again against Windows Live Mail client.

Added Redirection after Login

January 29, 2009

Minor changes in Website. Added some use- friendly redirections.

WhoReadMe and Twitter is Synchronized

January 29, 2009

Updates in will be published in Twitter at the same time now. Please follow us in Twitter to keep track with WhoReadMe!

WhoReadMe Email Gateway is now Up!

January 27, 2009

Great to inform that the broken email gateway is up now! We have purchased more email servers to prevent this situation from happen again.

Email Gateway is Broken

January 27, 2009

One of our email gateway is reported broken since 2009-01-26 07:00:00 (GMT). Issue has been submitted to technician of hosting company.During this period, you may experiencing failure to send out email from WhoReadMe service.

AOL Contact List Importer Fixed

January 23, 2009

AOL changed their inbox structures recently which cause our contact importer for AOL mal-functioning. It's now fixed and working prefectly!

Auto-Save Draft Feature Added

January 13, 2009

We alway hear your feedback. Now, your email content will be saved automatically every one minute. Your content will saved into draft too when you are being logged out due idle for long period.

WhoReadMe in Twitter!

January 10, 2009

WhoReadMe is now available in Twitter! Get updates, and follow us at !

Hotmail Contact Importer Updated

January 09, 2009

Contact importer for MSN emails has been fixed. Users can now import existing address book from,,, and to WhoReadMe.

Minor Interface Changed

January 08, 2009

The layout of Tracked Emails has been changed for better and faster browsing experience.Added new feature. You will get notification if your email is not able to deliver to recipient mailbox.

Email System is back to Normal

November 21, 2008

We are gladful to annouce that our email system is back to normal. You can sign up our service and send email as usual.

Email System is Down

November 20, 2008

We are apologize that WhoReadMe emailing system is DOWN! we are facing problem to send out emails. Our hosting company is fixing the problem  now. Please bear with us for the down time.


November 18, 2008


Chinese Simplified and Chinese Traditional is Now Available

November 18, 2008

We are proud to announce that WhoReadMe is available in Chinese Simplified and Chinese Traditional language. Kindly contact us if there are any translation errors.

Host Name Field Added

November 08, 2008

Internet host name field has been added. Now you able to view ISP which hosted your recipient's IP address.

Tracked Email Reaches Junk Folder in Hotmail

November 08, 2008

We monitored and found that most of the tracked emails from WhoReadMe are delivered into Junk folder of Hotmail. After few days of investigation, we solved this problem and emails are now delivered safely into recipient inbox.Please kindly inform us ...

Problem to Deliver Tracked Email to Yahoo! Mailbox

November 05, 2008

We received complaint about email delivery failed to Yahoo! mailbox. However this issue has been fixed.

DNS Cache Problem

November 02, 2008

We recieved complaints from users regarding page not found errors. This is common as WhoReadMe is moved to a new server. Your computer or ISP DNS server may need time to resolve the IP address to Please wait patiently.

New Era of WhoReadMe

November 01, 2008

Great to announce that the new version WhoReadMe is now released!After one year of beta testing, we collected a lot of comments, bug reports, and suguestions. Yes, we hear your voice! And now, the new version of WhoReadMe is released with all the fea...

Server Hard Disk Corrupted

January 23, 2008

For your information, our server main hard disks are damaged and not able to be recovered since 2008-01-22 07:00:00. As according to hosting engineer, the hard disk was badly affected and the bad sector is not able to be recovered. Sorry for t...

WhoReadMe Chinese version

July 24, 2007

WhoReadMe released Chinese version. People cannot understand English now can using WhoReadMe FREE service as well.

Press Release at PR Compass

July 11, 2007

WhoReadMe press release is available at PR Compass now. Click the following link for more details:

Press Release at PressBox

July 11, 2007

WhoReadMe press release is available at PressBox now. Click the following link for more details:

Press Release at PR Leap

July 11, 2007

WhoReadMe press release is available at PR Leap now. Click the following link for more details:

Press Release at 1888 Press Release

July 11, 2007

WhoReadMe press release is available at 1888 Press Release now. Click the following link for more details:

Press Release at Press World

July 10, 2007

WhoReadMe press release is available at Press World now. Click the following link for more details:

Server down

July 12, 2007 website is down for several hours. This is caused by server maintenance from the hosting company. Website launched

July 10, 2007

It's proud to annoucement that website is now online!