Facing Issues While Configuring Yahoo Mail in MS Outlook!! Get it Done Now

There has been a lot of speculation since the idea of configuring an email account in email client applications installed on PC and mobile devices were incepted and brought into the practical scenario. Same happened while configuring Yahoo Mail in the client application. But why need to configure Yahoo Mail in MS Outlook? Is it really necessary? Numerous arguments are held among experts and they have provided exact reasons that users can access numerous emails within one email client application interface; be it is Yahoo mail or other webmail service providers without accessing their webmail accounts.

MS Outlook, highly compatible with the latest versions of Windows OS and Android as well as IOS device; plays an essential role in configuring Yahoo email account within its email client application so that users can easily access their Yahoo as well as other email accounts rather than making attempts to open browser and open official web page email service provider.

But the user should have adequate knowledge regarding how to configure Yahoo mail in MS Outlook. There are necessary steps that need to be executed in a proper way in order to access inbox messages in third-party email client applications be it is MS Outlook or thunderbird.

Methods and Steps to Configure Yahoo Mail Account in MS Outlook:

Here are the methods and steps to configure Yahoo Email in Microsoft Outlook 2016 email client application:

  • Configure Yahoo Email Account in Outlook through IMAP server
  • Configure Yahoo Email Account in Outlook through POP Server

  Method 1:

  Steps to Configure Yahoo Email Account using IMAP Server

  1. Open Microsoft Outlook 2013 or 2016 and click on the file tab
  2. Click on add account option
  3. Then, choose the option available there: Manual setup or additional server type.
  4. Then, move ahead to choose service options and select account type as IMAP.
  5. Now go ahead to provide incoming mail server which is mail.yahoo.com
  6. After it is provided, enter outgoing mail server details such asmail.yahoo.com
  7. Now provide the Yahoo email account login details.
  8. Take your mouse to more settings option and select Outgoing servers tab
  9. Check the empty box nest to the text mentioned on the dashboard of email client application

“My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and select the radio button next to Use same settings as my incoming mail server.”

  1. Change the tab in the same window to make modification in the server settings
  • Incoming server (IMAP): 993 or 143
  • Incoming server encrypted connection: SSL
  • Outgoing server (SMTP): 587 or 465
  • Outgoing server encrypted connection: TLS or Auto
  1. Take your mouse to the OK button when all the entries are made correctly to close the window.
  1. Click on next button. If all the entries provided in MS Outlook account settings then you can close the window and again click next to start receiving the message in the inbox of MS Outlook email client application.
  1. Restart Outlook and click on send/receive message button.

  Method 2:

  Steps to Configure Yahoo Email Account using POP Server

  1. Open Microsoft Outlook 2013 or 2016 and click on the file tab.
  2. Click on add account option.
  3. Then, choose the option available there: Manual setup or additional server type.
  4. Then, move ahead to choose service options and select account type as POP3.
  5. Now go ahead to provide incoming mail server which is mail.yahoo.com 
  6. After it is provided, enter outgoing mail server details such asmail.yahoo.com 
  7. Now provide the Yahoo email account login details.
  8. Take your mouse to more settings option and select Outgoing servers tab.
  9. Check the empty box nest to the text mentioned on the dashboard of email client application.

“My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and select the radio button next to Use same settings as my incoming mail server.”

  1. Change the tab in the same window to make modification in the server settings.
  • Incoming server (POP3): 995
  • Incoming server encrypted connection: SSL
  • Outgoing server (SMTP): 587 or 465 or 25
  • Outgoing server encrypted connection: SSL or TLS
  1. Take your mouse to the OK button when all the entries are made correctly to close the window.
  1. Click on next button. If all the entries provided in MS Outlook account settings then you can close the window and again click next.
  1. Now restart Outlook and click on send/receive message button to receive emails in the Inbox.

A user with complete technical knowledge can easily configure his/her email account in MS Outlook.  This is because there are chances of certain technical problems that may occur all of the sudden during configuration of Yahoo mail account in Outlook and the expertise person can handle them properly by executing necessary actions which a normal user cannot do at the hour of need. But it doesn’t mean that other user, who are no technically capable to fix these critical issues; are not able to configure Yahoo mail in Outlook 2013 or 2016. Yahoo tech support helpdesk expert team is available for the assistance round the clock as they are able to resolve the problem in a better way and help the user configure their personal or official Yahoo email account in Microsoft Outlook 2016 email client application at ease.

 

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