How To Configure Yahoo Mail To Outlook 2007

On this web page, we’ll show you how to configure Yahoo mail to Outlook 2007. Before you start, enable the POP3 option on your Yahoo! Mail account. 

To do so, follow the instructions given below.

  • Step 1: Sign in to your Yahoo account. 
  • Step 2: On your main mailbox window, click Options > Mail Options > POP & Forwarding.
  • Step 3: Click the Set up or edit POP & Forwarding link followed by Web & POP Access.
  • Step 4: Click Save.

Configuring Yahoo Mail on Outlook 2007

  • Step 1: Open the Outlook 2007 application.
  • Step 2: Click the Tools tab followed by the Account Settings… option.
  • Step 3: On the Account Settings window, click the E-mail tab followed by the New… sub-tab.
  • Step 4: Select the Microsoft Exchange, POP3, IMAP, or HTTP option. Click Next.
  • Step 5: Click the checkbox beside the Manually configure server settings or additional server types option.
  • Step 6: Select the Internet E-mail option.
  • Step 7: Enter the following details in the corresponding fields and proceed with how to configure Yahoo mail to Outlook 2007 guidelines.

User Information:

  • Step 1: Your name: Your Yahoo! Mail account name
  • Step 2: E-mail Address: Your Yahoo! Mail address

Server Information:

  • Step 1: Account Type: select POP3
  • Step 2: Incoming mail server: pop.mail.yahoo.com
  • Step 3: Outgoing mail server: smtp.mail.yahoo.com

Logon Information:

  • Step 1: User Name: Your Yahoo! Mail email address
  • Step 2: Password: Your Yahoo! Mail account’s security key.
  • Step 3: Now, click the More Settings… button.
  • Step 4: Go to the Outgoing Server tab. Enable the options My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and Use same settings as my incoming mail server.
  • Step 5: Now, click the Advanced tab on the Internet E-mail Settings dialog box.
  • Step 6: Type 993 in the Incoming server (POP3) field and 465 in the Outgoing server (SMTP) field. 
  • Step 7: Click the checkbox beside the This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL) option.
  • Step 8: Select the SSL option from the Use the following type of encrypted connection drop-down menu.
  • Step 9: Click OK > Test Account Settings.
  • Step 10: If your Yahoo! Mail account has been configured successfully using how to configure Yahoo mail to Outlook 2007 instructions, then the window titled Congratulations! will open. Click the Finish button.