How to add yahoo mail to iphone


10 May, 2022
Harry Finch

Tips & Hints to Setup Yahoo on iPhone

  1. Firstly the user needs to tap on the Settings option on iPhone.
  2. Then users have to select mail, contact, and calendars.
  3. Now users have to add an account and click on another option.
  4. Then tap on add mail account. Enter your email address followed by your Yahoo password and click on the next option.
  5. User needs to select POP under incoming mail server and SMTP under outgoing mail server use port type 587 and SSL needs to be off. Users need to provide the hostname Yahoo for both incoming and outgoing mail servers and provide their email address and Yahoo password in the box provided. Then click on the done option.
  6. In the advanced setting, the user needs to select server port 995 and SSL need to be on. Select the done option and Yahoo mail will connect to your iPhone.

Steps to quickly setup Yahoo outgoing SMTP settings on iPhone

Users need to configure Yahoo outgoing SMTP settings on iPhone so that emails are delivered accurately and on time.

Steps to setup Yahoo SMTP on iPhone are as follows:-

1. Tap on the settings option available on iPhone, Tap on Mail, Contacts, and Calendar. Then under the Accounts option, the user will see Add Account. Then tap Other.

2. Under the Name option available, enter the user's Name and write Yahoo Email id under address, and in the Yahoo password option write the Yahoo password of that email id.

3. Then the user will come across the Description option and type a description. Click on the Save option. A message will pop up, tap Next in the top right corner of the iPhone device.

5. Under the Outgoing Mail Server heading, tap SMTP, and then the user has to tap on add server.

6. Enter all the types of settings provided below:

Server: user has to set server type.

Hostname: It is the user SMTP server's name

User name: enter an email address.

Yahoo password: The Yahoo password user type- Use SSL: set it as off – unless user have enabled an SSL mode on users SMTP server.

Authentication: Tap this and tap Yahoo password, write on users own Yahoo password.

Server Port: add server port as 587 if 25 is blocked.

7. Now tap on the done option.

Why Yahoo email is not working on iPhone?

  • User need to check network connection, If Yahoo not working on the iPhone user need to check internet connectivity
  • Users need to update the app again to check whether an email is working or not
  • Users need to check server settings for incoming and outgoing server
  • Due to an exchange account user may not be able to verify the information.
  • errors related to domain error
  • errors related to mail messages stored in the IMAP server
  • errors related to bug fixing
  • The user needs to verify that the email account information and Yahoo password is correct.

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