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NOTE: These procedures only apply if you have installed Outlook with the Internet Mail Only option. To determine your installation type, click About Microsoft Outlook on the Help menu. If you have the Internet Mail Only option installed, you see "Internet Mail Only".
For information about the differences between Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Outlook Express e-mail clients, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/257824/EN-US/ )OL2000: Differences Between Outlook and Outlook Express
Yahoo! offers Post Office Protocol 3 (POP3) and Web-based e-mail services. This article describes how to configure an Internet Mail (IMO) account with Outlook.
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Yahoo! offers POP3 e-mail services to its customers who join the Yahoo! Delivers program. For details about how to sign up for this service, or to check whether you already are a member, visit the Yahoo! Web site, and click the Mail link:
http://www.yahoo.comTo access mail on the Yahoo! servers, you must be a member of this Yahoo! Delivers program.
How to Configure a POP3 E-mail AccountYou must designate a new incoming (POP) mail server, and a new outgoing (SMTP) mail server if you want to use an e-mail client to send and receive Yahoo! e-mail messages.
The basic server settings for Yahoo! Mail are as follows:
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How to Add a New E-mail Account to Your Existing Profile in Outlook 98(IMO)
How to Control the Deletion of Messages from the Yahoo! Mail Server
http://help.yahoo.com/help/us/index.htmlIMPORTANT: The Yahoo! Mail SMTP server now requires authentication. To turn this setting on, follow these steps: