Verizon (Yahoo!) email settings for iPhone

On this page you find the Verizon (Yahoo!) mail settings for iPhone. Follow the step-by-step iPhone guide or use the settings overview with the imap and pop3 server email settings for Verizon (Yahoo!).

Mail settings Verizon (Yahoo!)

POP / IMAP pop3
Incoming server incoming.yahoo.verizon.net
Incoming port 995
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server outgoing.yahoo.verizon.net
Outgoing port 465
Requires sign-in yes

iPhone guide to setup Verizon (Yahoo!) mail

1 Open 'Settings', click on 'Passwords & accounts' and 'Add account'.

Click on your provider name if it's listed, otherwise click on 'Other'

2 Choose 'Add mail account', and enter the following information:

Name: your own name
Email: your Verizon (Yahoo!) email address
Password: your Verizon (Yahoo!) email password
Description: a personal description

3 Choose pop3 and enter the following details under 'Incoming mail server':

Hostname: incoming.yahoo.verizon.net
Username: your Verizon (Yahoo!) email address
Password: your Verizon (Yahoo!) email password

4 Under 'Outgoing mail server' enter the details below and choose 'next':

Hostname: outgoing.yahoo.verizon.net
Username: your Verizon (Yahoo!) email address
Password: your Verizon (Yahoo!) email password

5 Make sure 'Email' is checked and click 'Save'.

Your email account is now saved. In the next steps we check if all settings are correct.

6 Click on your newly created email address and choose 'Advanced'. Make sure that the following data is correct under 'Incoming server':

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 995

7 Go back to the previous screen and under 'Outgoing server' click on outgoing.yahoo.verizon.net. Make sure the following information is correct:

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 465

8 Choose 'Done' at the top right and restart the iPhone to activate the settings.

Congratulations, your account is now set up. Open the mail app to use your account.

Question and Answer

Have a question regarding your iPhone email setup or think you can help other Verizon (Yahoo!) users out? Please comment below!

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    5 months ago
  • I have not been able to send or receive emails on my iPhone 11 or iPad since 3/18/20. Please advise. Thanks

    6 months ago
  • My email on iPhone 11 and iPad stopped sending and receiving on 3/18.20. None of the apple or verizon “fixes” have corrected the problem. HELP!

    6 months ago
  • Same here. As of last Wednesday, my email on iPhone stopped working.

    6 months ago
  • My Verizon Yahoo account has stopped working on my iPhone 6s. Just stopped dead on 3/19. Anybody else experiencing this?

    7 months ago
  • My email stopped working (both inbound and outbound) a few days ago. I was using the following servers: Incoming.yahoo.verizon.net Server port 995 Outgoing.yahoo.verizon.net Server port 465 In both cases above “use SSL” is on Password is correct What changed and are there new settings I have to use. Thanks

    7 months ago
  • I've been with windstream for years why the treat al of sudden

    11 months ago
  • As of yesterday I cannot send emails on my iPhone. The message says it can’t find the server. Help!

    1 year ago
  • I have verizon.net email, now handled by Yahoo. I got new iPhone X. Outgoing email works, but I cannot get incoming to work. Please help!

    1 year ago
  • Hello it's Dorothy again. When I try to get may E-Mail it tell me I have no account, so who was receiving may payment for the last ( 10 ) years or so?

    1 year ago