Yahoo Mail SMTP Settings Iphone

Yahoo is one of the free email service providers. The yahoo mail SMTP settings is also available for the iPhone and Android mobiles in the Google Play Store app and Apple App Store app. SMTP stands for Simple Mail Transfer Protocol. It is responsible for the outgoing emails from your email account. If you wish to configure the SMTP settings for the Yahoo mail account, follow the below-mentioned steps

  • Step 1:On your iPhone, tap the Settings icon to open the Settings app and navigate to Password & Accounts.
  • Step 2:If the Passwords & Accounts tab is unavailable, tap the Mail tab followed by Accounts.
  • Step 3:Tap the Add Account button, and you will see a list of email service providers.
  • Step 4:Tap the Other button to configure the server settings manually for your yahoo mail SMTP settings.
  • Step 5:If you choose Yahoo email from the list of email service providers instead of selecting the Other button, it will configure your Yahoo account settings automatically.
  • Step 6:In the Other window, select the Add Mail Account tab available under the Mail section.
  • Step 7:Type your desired name in the Name field.
  • Step 8:Enter your Yahoo mail address in the Address field and type the correct password in the Password field.
  • Step 9:Type a description for your mail in the Description field if necessary and tap Next.
  • Step 10:Choose either IMAP or POP as your account type.
  • Step 11:If you choose IMAP, your account can be accessed on multiple devices.
  • Step 12:Make sure you have allowed access for IMAP on your Yahoo webmail to avoid incoming mail server errors in the future.
  • Step 13:Under Incoming Mail Server, enter the incoming mail server name (for example, imap.mail.yahoo.com) in the Host Name field.
  • Step 14:Fill up the User Name and Password fields with your Yahoo mail credentials.
  • Step 15:Under Outgoing Mail Server, enter the outgoing mail server name (for example, smtp.mail.yahoo.com) in the Host Name field.
  • Step 16:Enter the Yahoo mail address in the User Name field and type the correct password in the Password field.
  • Step 17:Tap Next and wait until the account verification is complete.
  • Step 18:After completing the verification, toggle on both the Mail and Notes button.
  • Step 19:Tap the Save button to save the configured SMTP settings.
  • Step 20:Now, verify your Yahoo account by accessing it from the Mail app on your iPhone and also yahoo mail SMTP settings.