Send messages from an extra email address

An extra email address gives you all the benefits of 2 email addresses without any of the added hassle. Enjoy conveniences such as one password and a centralized Inbox for all your emails.

Send email from an extra email address

  1. Compose a new email.
  2. Select your extra email address in the “From” pull-down menu.
  3. Address and compose your email.
  4. Click Send.

Set your default sending address

From classic Yahoo Mail:

  1. Mouse over your Settings menu icon  | click Settings
  2. Click Writing email.
  3. From the "Default sending account," select your extra email address.
  4. Click Save.

From New Mail:

  1. Click the Settings icon Image of the Settings icon..
  2. Click More Settings.
  3. Click Writing email.
  4. From the "Default sending address," select your extra email address.