Can I export my Yahoo Mail messages?

There currently isn't a feature in Yahoo Mail for exporting emails for offline storage, but it's possible to save your messages using other methods.

Save individual emails

Need to save a single email? Try one of these options.

Copy it to a document

  1. In Yahoo Mail, open the email you want to save.
  2. Highlight and copy what you want to save in the email.
  3. Open a word processing program, like Microsoft Word.
  4. Paste your copied email.
  5. Save the file.

Forward it to another email address

  1. In Yahoo Mail, open the email you want to save.
  2. Click the Forward icon Forward this email button.
    - The original email will reappear with a blankĀ "To" field.
  3. Enter the email address that you want to forward the message to.
  4. Click Send.

Save multiple emails

Learn how to set up POP access in Yahoo Mail to access and save your Inbox messages in another email application (like Microsoft Outlook or Mac Mail).

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