On top of its search engine, Yahoo offers several other services and especially the Yahoo Mail with its multiple advantages. Find out how to access your mailbox and manage it.

Why connect to your Yahoo mailbox?

You can avoid the regular cleaning because Yahoo’s mailbox has limited storage. Furthermore, the interface is friendly and customisable.

Yahoo also offers the possibility to talk with your friends in real time via Yahoo Messenger or Windows Live Messenger. Finally, Yahoo is free like all the other email services.

How to connect to your Yahoo Mailbox?

Before connecting to a Yahoo mailbox, you need to create an account. To do so:

  1. Access yahoo.fr, yahoo.com or http://fr.mail.yahoo.com from your web browser.
  2. Type your identification and password
  3. Click on “Connect”

Configure your Yahoo mailbox

Yahoo gives you the possibility to list your different contacts and emails coming from different mailboxes such as AOL, Caramail, Neuf, Gmail, Hotmail, etc. In order to retrieve your emails directly on Yahoo:

  1. Click on the link “Account information”
  2. Type your password and click on “New session”
  3. In “Options”, click on “Mail” then “Mail accounts” and finally on “Add”
  4. Enter the name of the account and click on “Continue”
  5. Type your name and the email address of the account you wish to retrieve
  6. Click on “Continue”
  7. Type the information required to connect to this account (email servers, username and password)
  8. Choose a color to identify messages coming from this mailbox
  9. Click on “Configure” the mail server
  10. Click on “Send verification”
  11. Click on the link contained in the email received shortly after the previous step

Messages coming from this account will directly be transmitted to your Yahoo mailbox.

Furthermore, you need to follow these instructions to configure your Yahoo mailbox:

  1. Click on “Options” in Yahoo’s general interface
  2. Choose “Import contacts”
  3. Type your previous email address and password
  4. Type in your new Yahoo email address and your new password
  5. Tick the box “Send a message to all my contacts” in order to select a new address
  6. Tick the box “I agree with the terms of use of the service”
  7. Click on “Confirm” to finish

Your messages and contacts will be transferred under 24h.

Clean your Yahoo mailbox with Cleanfox

Your Yahoo account gives you access to numerous services like the news, sports or the Flickr image platform. Once subscribed t one of the services, you will receive notifications and newsletters which can easily overload your mailbox.

Thanks to Cleanfox, yous can simply delete the unnecessary emails and newsletters. Indeed, this free software identifies the unread messages and offers the possibility to delete them or unsubscribe.

Thus, Cleanfox gives you the possibility to clean