Yahoo Mail iPhone Settings

Setting up Yahoo mail in iPhone is a bit tricky for some people. They are not unable to find the settings and proper steps as how to do it. However it’s pretty easy and you need to follow only few steps to setup your yahoo mail in your iPhone. You don’t need any extra download or installation, instead you just need to follow some simple steps and it will be done.

The steps written below applies to all iPhone such as iPhone 5, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus including few other previous versions. Simply follow the steps one by one and you will be able to receive yahoo mails in under 2 minutes 😉

Below are steps which will set up Yahoo mail in your iPhone :

  1. Go to your iPhone menu, and tap on “Settings”.
  2. Now, from the list given you need to tap on “Mails, contacts, calendars”.
  3. Tap on option “Add Account”.
  4. Now tap on option “Other”, Yahoo option will be given there but you need to select option “Other”.
  5. Tap on the option “Add Mail Account”.
  6. Fill in all the details like name, email, password and description.
  7. Now tap on “IMAP”, once you select it all the details of yours will get populated.
  8. The additional field will require the hostname, username and password. You can fill in the following details :
  9. For incoming mail server :
  • Hostname :
  • Username : Your Yahoo email address
  • Password : Your yahoo password

15. For Outgoing mail server :

  • Hostname :
  • Username : Your Yahoo email address
  • Password : Your yahoo password

16. The last step is very simple.. You just need to tap on “Done”.

Once you are done. It will start verifying your account. After verifying you can start checking your Yahoo mails in your iPhone. This is how you can set up your Yahoo mail in your iPhone. Actually it becomes very easy once you know how to do it, otherwise it is a big task to set up anything in a new device. You just need to explore any new device if you want to know each and everything about it.

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