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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by truckie453, Feb 8, 2010.

  1. truckie453

    truckie453 Member
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    Hey guys,

    I have a little droid/yahoo mail question. I bought my droid from verizon about a month ago and was able to set up my yahoo mail without a problem (thanks to this site) by buddy got his droid last week and we can't get yahoo to work for him. Have they changed something?

    thanks,
    truckie453
     

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  2. hall640

    hall640 Member
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    Settings for yahoo (also works with rocketmail) are:

    INCOMING:

    username is your full Yahoo email address
    imap server is imap.mail.yahoo.com
    port = 143
    Security type is none

    OUTGOING:
    smtp.mobile.mail.yahoo.com
    port = 587
    security type is none
    Require sign in is checked
    username = full yahoo email address
     
  3. truckie453

    truckie453 Member
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    full e-mail address with "@yahoo.com"?
     
  4. hall640

    hall640 Member
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    yes or @rocketmail whichever one you are using
     
  5. takeshi

    takeshi Well-Known Member
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    Yahoo's never worked reliably for my fiancee. It works sometimes and not other times (and she never uses WiFi so that's not the issue).
     

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