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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by cincyrob, Feb 25, 2011.

  1. cincyrob

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    since updating to 2.2 last night i cant login to my yahoo email when i click the email icon. it get the user name and password incorrect. i go into it to set both and still doesnt fix the issue. anyone having this problem? or anyone with a answer to fix? should i call AT&T or take it to the AT&T store where i bought it?

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    Use a different email client. I suggest K-9. It ain't pretty, but it works fast, gives access to multiple accounts, and access to all my yahoo folders...
     
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    thats good to now and i might try, but it still isnt fixing the problem im haveing with it now. it worked fine before update. it should work now..lol. is K-9 in the market?free?
     
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    well i found out how to fix this issue. actually got the info from a AT&T forum linking to another..lol hope this helps someone else.

    choose to manually setup the account. To quote from another forum:

    YAHOO IMAP

    Incoming IMAP Mail ServerSetting :
    User Name : user@yahoo.com
    Password : your email password
    Incoming Mail Server : imap.n.mail.yahoo.com
    Mail Box Name : Yahoo IMAP
    Mail Box Type : IMAP
    Security (Port) : Off
    Port : Default

    Outgoing IMAP Mail ServerSetting :
    Email Address : user@yahoo.com
    User Name : user@yahoo.com
    Password : your email password
    Outgoing Mail Server : smtp.mobile.mail.yahoo.com
    Security (Port) : Off
    Port : 587
     

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