How to Read Yahoo Email With Outlook Express

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    • 1). Open Outlook Express and then choose "Accounts" from the "Tools" menu.

    • 2). Click the "Add" button and then choose "Mail."

    • 3). Provide your name, as you would like Outlook Express to display it in your outgoing emails, in the "Display" box and then hit "Next."

    • 4). Enter your complete Yahoo! email address in the "Email address" field and then click "Next."

    • 5). Choose "POP3" under the "My incoming server is a" menu.

    • 6). Type "plus.pop.mail.yahoo.com" and "plus.smtp.mail.yahoo.com" in the "Incoming mail server" and "Outgoing mail server" boxes, respectively, and then hit "Next."

    • 7). Provide your Yahoo! user name (your Yahoo! address without "@yahoo.com") and password in the "Account name" and "Password" fields, respectively, check the "Remember password" box, click "Next" and then choose "Finish."

    • 8). Click "Tools," select "Accounts" and then open the "Mail" tab.

    • 9). Click on the Yahoo! account under the "Account" column and then select "Properties."

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      Open the "Servers" tab and then click to check the "My server requires authentication" check box.

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      Click the "Advanced" tab and then check "This server requires a secure connection (SSL)" under both the "SMTP" and "POP3" sections.

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      Type "465" and "995" as the SMTP and POP3 port numbers.

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      Select "OK" and then choose "Close." You can now read your Yahoo! email in Outlook Express.

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