Some email service providers have moved to newer email protocols for improved security and reliability. These email service providers may no longer work with Windows Live Mail.
To add a Gmail account, change your Gmail settings to enable POP or IMAP access before adding the account.
To add a Yahoo! account, you need to have Yahoo! Mail Plus.
If you're asked for server information while adding an account, check your provider's website or contact their customer service to find out what you have to do to finish setting up your email account.
Article ID: 14054 - Last Review: Apr 27, 2016 - Revision: 11