Having trouble with Yahoo email.  Will read a few emails and then the infamous spinning colored wheel appears and takes forever.  Have to shut down and go through the whole cycle again.  Please help.

Sorry first post in this forum.   I can log on to Yahoo email, read a few emails and then the infamous multi-colored spinning wheel appears and I end up having to shut down and cycle back in again.  I have a 2011 MacBookPro 17 not quite a year and it just started acting up this way.  Any suggestions.  Thanx.

here are some ways to troubleshoot the spinning beach ball: http://www.macworld.com/article/151583/2010/05/spinningbeachballofdeath.html  Hope you find this useful.

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