How do I enable SMTP for Yahoo?

02/25/2020 Off By admin

How do I enable SMTP for Yahoo?

Yahoo SMTP Settings

  1. Server Address:
  2. Username: Your Yahoo Address (e.g. [email protected])
  3. Password: Your Yahoo Password.
  4. Port Number: 465 (With SSL)
  5. Alternative Port Number: 587 (With TLS)
  6. Authentication: Required.
  7. Sending Limits: 500 Emails a day or Emails to 100 connections a day.

What are the SMTP settings for Yahoo Mail?

What Are the Yahoo SMTP Settings?

  • SMTP Server:
  • Port: 465 or 587 (learn more about SMTP ports)
  • Requires SSL: Yes.
  • Requires TLS: Yes (if available)
  • Authentication: Yes (choose Login if multiple options available)
  • Username: Your full Yahoo Mail email address (e.g. [email protected])

What is the server port for Yahoo SMTP?

Server: Port: 465 or 587

What is the email address of the SMTP server?

Yahoo SMTP server address is It supports both Normal/Implicit SSL/Explicit SSL (TLS) connection to do user authentication, and you should use your Yahoo email address as the user name for ESMTP authentication.

Can you use Sendmail as a client for SMTP?

Setting up SMTPS is fairly easy to do using a client like Evolution, however, it is not quite as straightforward to configure sendmail to do the job. The reason why I needed sendmail was to allow my home server to send email using the PHP mail function from a web page.

Is there a port other than 10025 for SMTP?

Line 5 begins the service name smtps. It will accept connections with the localhost on port 10025 and then connect to the ISP mail server on port 465. You can choose a port other than 10025 as long as it is an unused port and you use the same port when it comes time to configure the outgoing port in sendmail.