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Turn on automatic email forwarding in Yahoo Mail

Keep messages from multiple email accounts organized in 1 spot. Automatic forwarding will send a copy of incoming messages from one account to another.

Turn on Mail Forwarding

POP and Forwarding can't be on at the same time, so turning on 1 disables the other.

  1. Mouse over the Settings menu icon Gear Icon | select Settings.
  2. Click Accounts.
  3. Click the primary Yahoo account.
  4. Enter the forwarding address.
  5. Select Store and forward or Store and forward and mark as read.
  6. Click Verify.
    - A verification email will be sent to that email address.
  7. Click Save.

Verify your forwarding address.

You must verify your account before forwarding will work.

  1. Access the email account you're forwarding to.
  2. Open the verification email we sent.
  3. Follow the email's instructions to verify your account.

  Disable forwarding - Turn on POP to disable Mail Forwarding.

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