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Is there anyone who knows about how to configure and access Yahoo mail in Outlook? I am trying to do this. But don't know how to do. Help me.
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Yahoo is a well-known and widely used free email service. Rather than using the web interface, this post will show you how to Configure and Access Yahoo Mail in Outlook. This article will show you how to add your Yahoo Mail account to Microsoft Office 365, Outlook 2019, Outlook 2016, Outlook 2013, and Outlook 2010.
Get Your Yahoo Account Ready.
Set up your Yahoo account so that Outlook can connect to it. This is the first step if you've enabled two-step confirmation on your Yahoo account.
Two-Step Verification Enabled? Generate an App Password
Create a Yahoo Mail app password if your Yahoo account is protected with two-step verification. Instead of using your Yahoo Mail sign-in password, you'll use this app password to configure Outlook.
Set your Yahoo Mail account to allow email clients to access it using your Yahoo account sign-in password if you don't use two-step verification for security (and don't wish to enable it).
Step 1: Go to your Yahoo Mail account and sign in.
Step 2: Select your profile name in the upper-right corner of the web page, then Account Info.
Step 3: Account Security should be selected.
Step 4: Choose Generate app password from the drop-down menu.
Step 5: From the drop-down menu, choose the version of Outlook you want to use. Outlook iOS, Outlook Android, and Outlook Desktop are all options.
Step 6: Choose Generate.
Step 7: The password key and instructions for using it appear in a window.
Enable two-step verification on your Yahoo account if you haven't already. It adds an extra layer of security to your account, keeping it safe from illegal access.
It only takes a few minutes to add your Yahoo Mail account to Outlook for Microsoft 365, Outlook 2019, and Outlook 2016.
Step 1: Navigate to the File tab.
Step 2: Select Add Account from the drop-down menu after selecting Info.
Step 3: Select Connect after entering your Yahoo Mail address.
Step 4: Enter the password for your app.
Step 5: If your Yahoo account utilizes two-step verification, type the app password you generated, not your Yahoo account sign-in password.
Step 6: Connect is the option to choose. Outlook has been updated to include your Yahoo Mail account.
Adding Yahoo Mail accounts to Outlook 2013 and Outlook 2010 follows a similar procedure. The process in Outlook 2013 is depicted in the screenshots below. Outlook 2010 has somewhat different screens, but the menus, settings, and workflow are all different.