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How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook

The following are the steps to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook using the IMAP settings:

  1. The first step to configuring your Yahoo Account to outlook using IMAP settings is to open Outlook and go to the file tab.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-1

 

  1.  After going to the file tab just above the settings button click the add account.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-2

  1.  After clicking the add account select manual setup or additional server types.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-3

  1. After selecting the manual setup to choose service select POP or IMAP.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-4

    Fill the Information Example:

  • For the server, information add your user information.
  • Account type: IMAP
  • Incoming mail server: imap.mail.yahoo.com
  • Outgoing mail server (SMTP): smtp.mail.yahoo.com
  1. The next step is to add your login information as below.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-5

  1. After adding the Logon information go to more settings and select the outgoing server tab.Check box next to My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and select the radio button next to Use same settings as my incoming mail server and then click “Ok”.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-6

  1. And Now, Go to the advanced tab in the same window and verify the following Steps:
  • Step 1: Incoming server (IMAP): 993 or 143
  • Step 2: Incoming server encrypted connection: SSL
  • Step 3: Outgoing server (SMTP): 587 or 465
  • Step 4: Outgoing server encrypted connection: TLS or Auto

Then click “Ok”.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-7

  1. If you will enter everything correctly, both tasks will be completed successfully and you can close the window and again click next.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-8

  1. After clicking next Click Finish.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-9

  1. And now you can check your emails through Outlook.

How to configure Yahoo Mail in outlook-step-10

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  • yashi

    Nice!!!!!!

  • ravi lodhi

    Very usefull article. Thank you.

  • Gaurav Singh

    I am seeing an Error message when trying to set this up. what should I do?

  • William Brown

    What is the SMTP server for Yahoo?

  • Roman Miller

    How do i enable PoP 3 on my yahoo account?

  • John Abram

    My Outlook account. (add Account ) button are not response please give any suggestion ?

  • rahul singh

    I am getting some error..

  • Phillips

    After going through all steps my inbox is empty why?

  • Lewis Lawson

    Why won’t Outlook.com accept pop.bizmail.yahoo.com?

  • Joseph Russell

    This process is so lengthy

  • Benett Mallinson

    Well, as of yesterday, Yahoo does not allow MS Outlook 2016 access to the account. No mail is downloaded. what should i do to fix it ?