Unable to send mail through smtp.mail.yahoo.fr

December 2016

Unable to send mail through smtp.mail.yahoo.fr


If you can no longer send emails with Yahoo's SMTP server and Outlook displays the following message:
Failed to connect to the server. Account: 'pop.mail.yahoo.fr' Server: 'smtp.mail.yahoo.fr', Protocol: SMTP, Port: 25, Secure (SSL): Yes Socket Error: 10060 Error Number: 0x800CCC0E


  • Make sure that the servers for receiving and outgoing e-mails are as follows! :
    • Incoming server: pop.mail.yahoo.fr
    • Outgoing: smtp.mail.yahoo.fr
  • Then, change the port number of server output, indicating port 587!
  • If it still does not work, try sending the email through SMTP server your ISP!
    • e-mail addresses of POP and SMTP servers of the FAI (FAI = suppliers or providers of Internet access)
    • Outlook, Thunderbird and Incredimail send / receive e-mails

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