Add or remove email accounts in the Yahoo Mail app

Let the Yahoo Mail app for Android or iOS be your primary destination for any and all email activities. You can add a number of Yahoo Mail accounts to the app and link third-party accounts, allowing you to send and receive emails from any email account right from the app. If you ever change your mind, you can always remove or unlink accounts.

Sign in or sign out of Yahoo Mail accounts

Sign in to a Yahoo Mail account

  1. Tap the Menu icon Image of the Sidebar menu icon..
  2. Tap Manage Accounts.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Enter your email address and password.

Sign out of a Yahoo Mail account

  1. Tap the Menu icon Image of the Sidebar menu icon..
  2. Tap Manage Accounts.
  3. Tap Edit.
  4. Beside your account, tap Remove.
  5. Tap Remove again to confirm.

Link or unlink other email accounts

Link an email account to your Yahoo Mail account

  1. Tap the Menu icon Image of the Sidebar menu icon..
  2. Tap Add another mailbox.
  3. Select your Yahoo Mail account from the top that you'll be linking to.
  4. Tap an email provider.
  5. Enter your email address and password.
  6. Follow the on-screen prompts to allow access to the account.

Unlink an email account from your Yahoo Mail account

  1. Tap the Menu icon Image of the Sidebar menu icon..
  2. Tap Manage Accounts.
  3. Tap Account info below the Yahoo Mail account that's linked.
  4. Tap the X beside the linked account.
  5. Tap Unlink to confirm.