Customizing att.net Mail Classic

Making the Most of Your Home Page Personalizing Mail Options Changing the Page Color Adding a Signature Changing Your Personal Information Other Ways to Customize Mail

Making the Most of Your att.net Mail Classic Home Page

The att.net Mail Classic home page is your personal att.net Mail page.

Make the most of your att.net Mail Classic home page by:

 

Here’s How

 

To access your Inbox:

There are a couple of ways to access your Inbox when the Mail home page is displayed.

  • Click the Inbox link on your home page.

    Click the Inbox link on your home page.

  • Select the Inbox folder in the list of folders on the left side of the att.net Mail Classic window.

    Select the Inbox folder from the folder list.

Tip: You can always return to the att.net Mail Classic home page by clicking the Mail tab at the top of the page.

Click the Mail tab to return to your Mail home page.

 

To check the weather anywhere:

  1. On the Today banner near the center of the Mail home page, click the currently displayed city.

    Click the currently displayed city.

    A small window appears where you can enter a new city.

  2. Type a city and its location (for example, its state or country) in the box, then click the Go button.

    Type a city, then click the Go button.

    The new location and its weather appear.

    The new location and its weather appear.

  3. Click the weather to see a more detailed forecast and to switch between Fahrenheit and Centigrade temperatures.

    Click the weather to see more details

 

To view your favorite top news stories:

  1. To read a news story, click on the headline of the story in the Today area of the Mail home page.

    Click the headline of a news story.

    A new browser window opens displaying the full story.

    To return to att.net Mail Classic, click the browser window that displays your Mail home page.

  2. To change the list news headlines, select a different category from the list of available categories.

    Select a news category from the menu.

    Note: The available news categories may vary depending on your location.

    att.net Mail updates your home page to show the news category you selected.

    Your selected news category

    This is the category that displays until you change it.

  3. To see more news articles, click the More News link at the bottom of the list.

    Click the More News link

    A new browser window opens displaying the Yahoo! News site.

    To return to att.net Mail, click the browser window that displays your Mail home page.

 

What’s Next

You can personalize your Mail environment by changing your Mail Options settings.


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Words to Know

  • Avatar: a character that you can personalize to express your mood at any given time. It’s like a virtual you. By changing hairstyles, clothes, accessories, and backgrounds, you can create your own unique persona.
  • Public photo: a picture or avatar representing you in some way that you share with others on your profile on Yahoo!
  • Inbox: a folder where you receive incoming email.