A Microsoft Outlook email forum. Outlook Banter

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » Outlook Banter forum » Microsoft Outlook Email Newsgroups » Outlook - Installation
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

linking outlook with yahoo mail



 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old August 5th 11, 03:25 PM
amp1965 amp1965 is offline
Junior Member
 
First recorded activity at Outlookbanter: Aug 2011
Posts: 1
Default linking outlook with yahoo mail

I am trying to install outlook linking it to my yahoo account. I am able to retrieve mail but unable to send mail. I have been working on this problem for many hours but just can not figure it out, can anybody help?
Thanks in advance.
Ads
  #2  
Old August 29th 11, 06:57 AM
samurusawyer samurusawyer is offline
Junior Member
 
First recorded activity at Outlookbanter: Jul 2011
Posts: 3
Default

* 1 Install the free, open-source software YPOPs! (see Resources below). Though the program is still in development, the beta release is available for use as a POP3 or STMP interface to access your Yahoo! Mail through various email clients, including Outlook.

* 2 Launch Outlook from the "Start" menu or via your desktop shortcut. Go to "Tools -- Account Settings" when the window opens.

* 3 Click on the tab named "Email" and select the "New" icon in the top right-hand corner.

* 4 Check the "Microsoft Exchange, POP3, IMAP, or HTTP" box in the Choose "Email Settings" window and then click "Next."

* 5 Enter your name as you wish your contacts to see it when you send them an email, then type in your Yahoo! Mail address and password. Type your password again to confirm it, check the box that allows for manual configuration of server settings and click "Next."

* 6 Select "Internet Email" on the next page. This will allow you to access POP3 and STMP email accounts from Outlook. Click "Next."

* 7 Enter the server information on the next screen. Here, you'll need to select POP3 as your account type and provide 127.0.0.1 (or the "home" IP, as it's known) as your incoming and outgoing server. Use the first half of your Yahoo! email address--the ID before the @yahoo.com--as your user name and type your password again.

* 8 Select "More Settings" and navigate to the "Outgoing Server" tab. Here you need to check the option that requires your STMP server to authenticate. Click "OK," then "Next" and "Finish." You should now be able to use your Yahoo! Mail with Outlook.
 




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
how can I convert from yahoo mail to outlook? abtsr Outlook - Installation 1 November 24th 09 12:34 AM
Yahoo Mail In Outlook Melissa[_3_] Outlook - General Queries 9 April 27th 09 03:05 AM
Outlook problems with G-mail and Yahoo! ? Loriana20 Outlook - Using Contacts 0 February 13th 09 09:12 PM
linking to internet from within Outlook mail message Trina Outlook - Installation 1 March 22nd 06 10:29 PM
yahoo e-mail on Outlook mavrick Outlook - General Queries 2 February 10th 06 05:47 AM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:49 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 2.4.0
Copyright 2004-2019 Outlook Banter.
The comments are property of their posters.