Yahoo mail setup Windows Phone

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 can't access my yahoo mails on my windows 8 lumia 520. Help...

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

    2 years ago
  • Cannot receive emails. What can be the problem?)

    2 years ago
  • I need yahoo mail installation

    3 years ago
  • Need to receive my emails

    3 years ago
  • I cannot sync my e-mail

    3 years ago
  • Just stop receiving and sending yahoo mail on my window 8 phone

    3 years ago
  • iamtryingtoaccsesstomyyahoomailbuticouldnt

    3 years ago
  • I just cannot get my yahoo mail on my windows phone. It keeps telling me attention Is needed and I can't find where the settings are to put in the detail

    3 years ago
  • Is this process the same for a windows 10 phone? (Lumia 650)

    3 years 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