How to Setup Yahoo Mail on Outlook?

December 4, 2020
Alexsmith321

Yahoo Mail in Outlook

In order to set up Yahoo Mail in MS Outlook (2016) email client, follow the step-by-step guide that we’ve mentioned below—

  • Firstly, launch your MS Outlook email client program.
  • Then, go to its ‘Files’ section which is there in the top-left corner.
  • Click on the same to select the ‘Account Settings’ option from its drop-down menu.
  • Inside the account settings section, click on the ‘Email Tab’ and choose the ‘New’ option.
  • Once you click on the ‘New’ option, an ‘Add New Account’ wizard will pops-up in front of you.
  • Next, you have to select the “Manual setup or additional server types” checkbox.
  • Further, open the ‘Choose Service’ page and select the ‘Internet Email’ option.
  • After doing so, click on the ‘Next’ button to enter the user-data of your Yahoo Mail inside the ‘User-Information Tab.’
  • In continuation, click on the ‘Type of Account’ option to select either ‘IMAP or POP3’ as server-type for your Yahoo Mail account.
  • Now, enter the following Yahoo Mail Outlook settings—
  • If you’ve selected IMAP, enter these Yahoo Mail IMAP Settings:

 

Incoming Server Host Name – imap.mail.yahoo.com

Outgoing Server Host Name – smtp.mail.yahoo.com

Incoming Mail Server Port – 993

Outgoing Mail Server Port – 465

Requires SSL Encryption – Yes

Requires Authentication – Yes

 

  • If you’ve selected POP3, enter these Yahoo Mail POP3 settings:
Incoming Server Host Name – pop.mail.yahoo.com

Outgoing Server Host Name – smtp.mail.yahoo.com

Incoming Mail Server Port – 995

Outgoing Mail Server Port – 465

Requires SSL Encryption – Yes

Requires Authentication – Yes

  • In the end, enter your Yahoo Mail account’s login credentials in the ‘Logon Information Tab.’

And, there you go! You can now easily access Yahoo Mail in an Outlook email client.

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