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IMAP server settings

Want to access Yahoo Mail from a mobile device's mail app or an email program like Outlook? Here are the settings you'll need.

 Have a Business Mail account?  See our Business Mail IMAP settings help article for more info. 

Incoming Mail (IMAP) Server - Requires SSLSecure Socket Layer

  • Server: imap.mail.yahoo.com
  • Port: 993
  • Requires SSL: Yes

Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Server - Requires SSLSecure Socket Layer

  • Server: smtp.mail.yahoo.com
  • Port: 465 or 587
  • Requires SSL: Yes
  • Requires authentication: Yes

Login info - Requires authentication

  • Email address: Your full email address (name@domain.com)
  • Password: Your account's password

For additional assistance or complete instructions on setting up IMAP, review the help pages for your email client or mobile device.

  On the go? Download the Yahoo Mail app for iOS and Android devices. It's the easy, convenient way to stay connected to your mail and more.

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