Windows Phone - Yahoo mail setup

Set up Windows Phone Yahoo

On this page you'll find the Yahoo mail settings for Windows Phone 8. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for Yahoo, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your Yahoo email on your Windows Phone 8.

The exact steps may vary by model, but all the settings can to be found here. If you don't succeed or you think something is not right, do not hesitate to ask your question at the bottom of the page!

1 On Start, flick left to the App list, tap Settings Settings icon, and then tap Email + accounts.

2 Tap Add an account > Other account.

3 Enter your email adress and password and tap next

4 Tap Internetmail and enter the following information:

Account name: choose a name for the mail account
Your name: enter your own name

Incoming e-mail server: imap.mail.yahoo.com
Accounttype: imap
Username: email
Password: your email-password

Outgoing e-mail (SMTP) server: smtp.mail.yahoo.com
Outgoing server requires authentication: yes
Use the same credentials as for the incoming email setup.

5 Tap advanced settings, choose your download settings and tap sign in.

Question and Answer

  • I cant Access my Yahoo account after i lost my phone

    3 months ago
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  • I forgot my password I cannot open my email

    3 months ago
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    3 months ago
  • why since friday i stop getting email on my phone and i can not send either nohha luma 625

    3 months ago
  • when am adding this yahoo account it says its requires attention all the time?

    4 months ago
  • My yahoo account on a window doesnt work by default and keeps reminding of updating it

    5 months ago
  • I can't access my yahoo mails on my windows 8 lumia 520. Help...

    5 months ago
  • In my windows phone.. yahoo sign message comes as "yahoo mail account information is incorrect"

    5 months ago
  • Cannot receive emails. What can be the problem?)

    5 months ago

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Mail settings Yahoo

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server imap.mail.yahoo.com
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.mail.yahoo.com
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes