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Yahoo Mail On The Motorola Droid

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    When I initially did my Motorola Droid Review, I experienced problems setting up my Yahoo E-Mail. Weird, especially considering my T-Mobile G1 set it up flawlessly over a year ago, only needing my user name and password to get things rolling. I’m not sure WHY there is a disconnect with Android 2.0 on the [...]

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    To set up Yahoo E-Mail on the Motorola Droid:
    Make sure Wi-Fi is turned off
    Press the E-Mail icon (the default Android E-Mail application)
    Enter your Yahoo E-Mail address and password
    Press "Manual Setup" in the lower left hand corner
    For "Incoming Server Settings" set the IMAP server to "imap.mail.yahoo.com" and the Port to 143
    For "Outgoing Server Settings" set the SMTP Server to "smtp.mobile.mail.yahoo.com" and the Port to 587
    Check "Require sign-in" and press Next
    Select how often your Droid will check for Email, and choose default options
    Give the account a name and set your display name for outgoing messages
    Done and done. You
     

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