In case you didn’t know you can forward Yahoo mails to Gmail and respond to those emails from Gmail itself. In this tutorial, I will show you how to link Yahoo mail to Gmail and make your life little easier.
Step 1: First open your Yahoo mail account by visiting this link https://mail.yahoo.com/
Step 2: Now click on the Settings gear on the top right corner and in the drop-down select More Settings.
Step 3: Select Switch to basic Mail in the left sidebar.
Step 4: You will now see the old UI of Yahoo mail.
Now click on the Account Info on the top right corner so that a dropdown menu will appear.
Click on Settings and hit Go.
Step 5: Now under the Forwarding tab enter the desired Gmail address.
Step 6: Open your Gmail address and click on the verification link to proceed further.
Now you will be prompt to sign in to your Yahoo mail. Sign in and from now on all your emails sent on Yahoo Mail will be forwarded to your Gmail inbox.
How to Forward Yahoo Mail to Gmail using Gmail?
Step 1: First sign in to your Gmail by visiting this link https://www.gmail.com
Step 2: In Gmail, select the gear icon and choose Settings from the drop-down menu.
Step 2: Now select the Accounts and Import tab and under it select Add a mail account.
Step 3: Now enter your desired Yahoo Mail address in the Email address field of the pop-up window, then select Next.
Step 4: Now select on Link accounts with Gmailify and hit Next.
Note: The other option removes your messages from Yahoo Mail whereas Gmailify lets you manage your Yahoo account from either Yahoo or from Gmail.
Step 5: A pop-up window will appear to a Yahoo Mail login screen in case you are already not signed in.
Now enter your username and password if prompted, adjust the permissions as you want, then hit Agree.
Step 6: Select Close on the next page to close the pop-up window.
Step 7: Now reload your Gmail page and check if it has linked your Yahoo Mail to Gmail.
By default, Gmail replies to all messages from your Gmail address. So make sure that you have selected Reply from the same address the message was sent to in the Send mail as section.
In case you want to unlink your account under Check mail from other accounts you can select unlink option to unlink your email account from Gmail account.
From now on you can link as many Yahoo mail accounts you have with Gmail account effortlessly.
I hope you liked this how to link Yahoo mail to Gmail tutorial.
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