Yahoo! sending problems - Technical Solution
Yahoo! recently made some changes to its email account configuration. These changes are causing problems when sending email via IncrediMail.
We solved the problem so you can now continue to enjoy your IncrediMail!
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Once installation is complete, please follow these steps to configure your account correctly:
- Open IncrediMail.
- Click the 'Tools' menu and select 'Accounts'.
- In the window that opens, select your Yahoo! account and click 'Properties' button.
- In the ‘Advanced’ tab of your account properties make the following changes:
Change the port in the 'Outgoing Mail (SMTP)' field to 465
Check the 'This server requires a secure connection (SSL)' checkbox below the ‘Outgoing Mail (SMTP)’ field.
Change the port in the 'Incoming Mail (POP3)' field to 995
Check the 'This server requires a secure connection (SSL)' checkbox below the ‘Incoming Mail (POP3)’ field.
tab should now look like this:
From now on you should be able to send and receive mail using your Yahoo account without any problem.
If you are a paying Yahoo! member, please click here
to learn how to configure your account in IncrediMail.