Tips to set-up Yahoo!® Mail in Microsoft® Outlook
What is the method to set-up Yahoo! Mail account in Microsoft Outlook?
Yahoo! Mail is one of the web mail services by Yahoo. It offers excellent features. From the given features Windows Live Messenger integration and Messenger integration are commonly utilized. Microsoft Outlook is a personal data manager. The amazing thing is that Yahoo! Mail offers protection against various threats for your account. It is included with the productivity suite of Microsoft. Microsoft Outlook comes with various facilities such as Calendar, Task Manager, Contact Manager, note taking and a journal. Yahoo! Mail provides e-mail services which utilize standard e-mail protocol called POP3. POP3 is one of the most accepted methods to verify e-mails from Microsoft Outlook. You could easily set-up Yahoo! Mail in Microsoft Outlook more easily using the Email Accounts Wizard.
Given below are the methods to set-up a Yahoo! Mail account in Microsoft Outlook:
- Using Email Accounts Wizard
- Entering Yahoo! Mail Account Info
- Testing the set-up
Using Email Accounts Wizard
You could set-up Yahoo! Mail account in Microsoft Outlook by using Email Accounts Wizard. In order to do this you need to start Microsoft Outlook and select 'Tools'. From the given options you need to select 'Email Accounts'. It would start the Email Accounts Wizard. Then you need to select 'Add a New Email Account'. After selecting POP3 you need to press the 'Next' button for continuing the set-up process.
Entering Yahoo! Mail Account Info
During the set-up process you need to enter your account information for the Yahoo e-mail account. You need to enter the desired display name in ‘Your Name’ box. In the Email Address field you need to type Yahoo Mail. Enter pop.mail.yahoo.com in Incoming Mail Server. By correctly following the instructions you need to enter correct account information.
After properly entering the information in Email Accounts Wizard you need to check for errors or any other connection issues. In order to do this, you need to select the 'Test Account Settings' button. Then you could see the notification that the set-up process whether it is successful or not. If it is successful, you need to press the 'Finish' button. Otherwise you need to read and understand the error and apply proper corrections for the error.
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