Want to access Yahoo mail in Outlook 365? We will explain how to set up Yahoo mail in Outlook 365. Before doing that, you need to prepare your Yahoo account.Generate a third-party app password if your Yahoo account is secured with two-step verification. This password will be used when you configure Outlook.Not using two-step verification? Then, set your Yahoo account to allow email clients access using an account sign-in password.

Following are the steps to set up a Yahoo account in Outlook using Auto Account Setup.

  • Step 1:Log in to your Yahoo mail account using your mail address and password.
  • Step 2:In the upper corner of the account page, click your profile and select Account Info.
  • Step 3:Select --> Account Security --> Generate app password.
  • Step 4:Now, select the version of Outlook that you want to use.
  • Step 5:Click Generate to generate a password.
  • Step 6:A dialog box appears with an app password and instructions to use. You need to keep this password with you to complete the setup.

The first phase of setting up your Yahoo mail is completed. Let us see the setup process now.

Setting up Yahoo mail in Outlook 365:

  • Step 1: Click File in the upper-left corner.
  • Step 2: Choose Info and click + Add Account.
  • Step 3: Input the Yahoo mail address in the field and click Connect.
  • Step 4: Now, enter the app password you generated if your Yahoo account has two-step verification. Or else, you can enter your Yahoo mail account sign-in password.
  • Step 5: Finally, click Connect. Now, your Yahoo mail account will be added to Outlook.

These are the instructions to follow when you do not know how to set up Yahoo mail in Outlook 365. You can also manually add your Yahoo mail account in Outlook. But, setting up automatically is the most straightforward way.

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