Thursday, 16 February 2012

Access Free Yahoo! Mail with Outlook and Outlook express

Access Free Yahoo! Mail with Outlook 2007
To fetch mail from and send mail through a free Yahoo! Mail account in Outlook:
·         ›› Step by Step Screenshot Walkthrough
·         Install YPOPs! and make sure it is running.
·         Select Tools | Account Settings... from the menu in Outlook.
·         Go to the E-mail tab.
·         Click New....
·         Make sure Microsoft Exchange, POP3, IMAP, or HTTP is selected.
·         Click Next >.
·         Type your name (what you want to appear in the From: line of messages you send) under Your Name:.
·         Enter your full Yahoo! Mail address (e.g. "example@yahoo.com") under E-mail Address:.
·         Make sure Manually configure server settings or additional server types is checked.
·         Click Next >.
·         Make sure Internet E-mail is selected.
·         Click Next >.
·         Make sure POP3 is selected under Account Type:.
·         Type "127.0.0.1" under both Incoming mail server: and Outgoing mail server (SMTP):.
·         Type your Yahoo! ID under User Name:.
·         The Yahoo! ID is also the first part of your Yahoo! Mail address, i.e. everything before "@yahoo.com". If your Yahoo! Mail address is "example@yahoo.com", the ID is "example".
·         Enter your Yahoo! Mail password under Password:.
·         Click More Settings ....
·         Go to the Outgoing Server tab.
·         Make sure My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication is checked.
·         Leave Use same settings as my incoming mail server selected.
·         Click OK.
·         Now click Next >.
·         Click Finish.
Access Free Yahoo! Mail with Outlook 2003
To retrieve mail from and send mail through a free Yahoo! Mail account in Outlook 2003:
·         ›› Step by Step Screenshot Walkthrough
·         Install YPOPs! and make sure it is running.
·         Open Outlook.
·         Select Tools | E-Mail Accounts... from the menu.
·         Make sure Add a new e-mail account is selected.
·         Click Next >.
·         Check POP3.
·         Click Next >.
·         Type your name under Your Name:.
·         Enter your Yahoo! Mail address under E-mail Address:.
·         Type "localhost" under both Incoming mail server (POP3): and Outgoing mail server (SMTP):.
·         If "localhost" later turns out not to work, you can try "127.0.0.1" instead.
·         Type your Yahoo! ID under User Name:.
·         The Yahoo! ID is also the first part of your Yahoo! Mail address, i.e. everything before "@yahoo.com". If your Yahoo! Mail address is "example@yahoo.com", the ID is "example".
·         Enter your Yahoo! Mail password under Password:.
·         Click More Settings ....
·         Go to the Outgoing Server tab.
·         Make sure My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication is checked.
·         Leave Use same settings as my incoming mail server selected.
·         Click OK.
·         Now click Next >.
·         Click Finish.