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Configure Win2PDF Mail for Yahoo! Mail

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To configure Win2PDF to send using Yahoo! Mail, first open the "Configure Mail" from the Win2PDF Desktop file menu.

Win2PDF Configure Mail

Win2PDF Configure Mail

 

You can also open "Configure Win2PDF Mail" from the Windows start menu under the "Win2PDF" program group.  The following Window is displayed:

 

Configure Yahoo! Mail Provider

Configure Yahoo! Mail Provider

 

Select "Use Mail Provider" and select "Yahoo! Mail".  Fill in the "Email Address (From:)" and "User Name" fields with your Yahoo! Mail address.  If you have Yahoo! Account Key enabled on your Yahoo! Mail account (recommended), follow these steps to create an App Password for Win2PDF Mail.

 

1.Sign in to Yahoo! and go to your Account security page.

2.Click Generate app password or Manage app passwords.

3.Select"Other App" from the drop down menu,

Configure Yahoo! Mail App Password

Configure Yahoo! Mail App Password

 
type in "Win2PDF Mail" in the "Enter custom name" box,

Generate Yahoo! Mail App Password

Generate Yahoo! Mail App Password

 
and click Generate.

4.Copy the password to the clipboard, or write it down.

5.Click Done.

6.Paste or enter the password into the Win2PDF Mail Settings "Password" field.

 
Note: You’ll only have to enter an App Password once, so don’t worry about memorizing it.  You can generate a new App Password if you need to reconfigure Win2PDF Mail.

 

If you don't have Yahoo! Account Key enabled, just enter your Yahoo! Mail password in the "Password" field.

 

The Win2PDF Desktop "Send Mail" and the Win2PDF "Send File" features will display the following window when you send a PDF:

 

Win2PDF Compose Mail

Win2PDF Compose Mail

 

When you click "Send", the email will be sent using the Yahoo! Mail server.