How to add a Yahoo account to PrivateMail

  • Log into Private-Mail, open settings and select email accounts. To add your Yahoo account, select “Add New Account” then enter your preferred name and Yahoo login credentials. To continue select “Add.”

  • Before moving forward, you will need to first generate an app password. To generate an app password go to your Yahoo account security page https://login.yahoo.com/account/security?.scrumb=za8qMKmDmdv
  • To finishing adding your account, you will be required to enter the app password generated, IMAP and SMTP servers. For your IMAP server insert “imap.mail.yahoo.com” and “993” for Port. On the SMTP server section insert “smtp.mail.yahoo.com” and “465” or “587” for Port. The IMAP and SMTP servers will require SSL. When finished select save, your account will now appear on the email accounts tab.

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