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In order to use Thunderbird with your Yahoo! account, you can configure Thunderbird either with the POP protocol or with the IMAP protocol. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: What is yahoo smtp setting for thunderbird

What is Yahoo smtp setting for thunderbird
  • Yahoo provides the addresses of simple mail
    transfer protocol (SMTP) servers you can use in
    the email application on your computer or mobile
    device. After setting a Yahoo SMTP server as the
    outgoing server in your email application, you
    can send messages directly from the program.
    Yahoo provides different SMTP servers for people
    with standard Yahoo Mail accounts and Yahoo
    Business Email users. You can also set up an
    incoming IMAP or POP3 server to receive Yahoo
    Mail in your email applications inbox

  • Open Thunderbird and type your name, Email
    address and password
  • Click Continue
  • Tick the check box on IMAP(remote folders) and
    click on Manual config

Now we need to manually enter in our settings
similar to the following. Under the Server
hostname section verify the following.
Incoming imap.mail.yahoo.com / Port Either
993 (ssl) or 143 (very infrequently 585 (ssl))
Outgoing smtp.mail.yahoo.com / Port Either
25 or 465 (ssl) (very infrequently 2525)
Click Re-test
  • Add your user information and for server
    information, Account type IMAP Incoming mail se
    rver imap.mail.yahoo.com Outgoing mail server (S
    MTP) smtp.mail.yahoo.com

  • Now you can check your Yahoo mails from
    Thunderbird clicking on Read messages

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