How to setup Yahoo Email on your Samsung Genio Slide

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The first of many guides to the Samsung Genio Slide starts off with a common question; How to setup Yahoo Email on the Samsung Genio Slide? Well this guide will give you a step by step guide to follow along to, as well as a video guide!

How to Setup an Email Account on the Samsung Genio Slide

  • Go to your Main Menu and then press Messages
  • Scroll up until you see the option for Settings and press it
  • Press on Email

  • Press on Email Accounts
  • Press on Create on the bottom left of the screen

Now we have gone through the steps on creating a new email account, its time to set it up specifically for Yahoo Email! Use the following details:

  • Account Name: Yahoo
  • SMTP server: smtp.mail.yahoo.com
  • SMTP port: 465
  • Secure Connection: SSL
  • Incoming server type: POP3
  • POP3 server: pop.mail.yahoo.com
  • POP3 port: 995
  • APOP login: Tick
  • Secure connection: SSL
  • Download limit: Any number you want (default is 500)
  • Retrieving option: Subject only or Full Message
  • Keep on server: Up to you (left as Ticked)
  • My email address: yourfullemailaddress@yahoo.com
  • User name: yourfullemailaddress@yahoo.com
  • Password: Self explanatory
  • POP before SMTP: Untick
  • SMTP auth: Tick
  • Same as POP3/IMAP4: Tick

Click on Save and that’s it! Now you should be able to send and receive emails using your Yahoo Email account from your Samsung Genio Slide!

Here is the Video tutorial I made with the same steps as well. Apologies for the dark video and rather subdued voice over by myself; If you follow me on Twitter you might have noticed my sleeping patterns are a little mixed to say the least!