I have also had to stop using Firefox as is caused the whole computer to freeze, couldn't force quit, couldn't shut down the computer. I did some reconfiguration, deleted my Yahoo mail account then added it again, using a new authentication app specific password from Yahoo. Spent many days /hours trying to get yosemite to work outgoing mail on iMac when same accounts on macbook pro worked fine - I eventually got it working by working through Reply Dan DeFigio says: November 14, 2015 at 3:15 pm No luck with either method, still having sending problems :-( Reply Lisa A says: November 11, 2015 at 9:16 am Solution http://tekspotting.com/yahoo-mail/yahoo-mail-not-working-on-iphone-imap.html
Reply Pim Verhoeff says: December 11, 2014 at 7:04 am Tried to restart mail application afterwards? Reply caspar says: February 3, 2015 at 5:55 am Hi, this annoying problem of mail not being able to send anything at all appeared today morning out of nowhere. Stuff like System Prefs, Terminal… Un-flippin-believable. Only new?
Hey Apple! Reply Osc says: October 28, 2014 at 6:33 pm So, for the 2nd method, you have 8 steps to do whats built in: Mail, Preferences, Accounts If needed, choose account click Help! Mail Can't Connect To The Yahoo Account Sometimes closing mail down and reopening releases the problem, but not at the moment.
Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? Yahoo Mail On Mac Not Working Same problem! Getting Started Open Mac Mail. - If you weren't prompted with the "Welcome to Mail" screen, select Mail | Preferences. Reply MALE BOX says: December 18, 2014 at 10:41 am Sounds like a Yosemite sized Mail SMTP error Judy!
I've spent about 4 hours on the phone to Apple Support and the same amount of time on the phone to support where my email is hosted and I'm getting nowhere. Yahoo Mail Not Working On Macbook Jan 18, 2015 10:58 AM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by GregW70, GregW70 Jan 18, 2015 12:25 PM in response to thegluethatholdsthisthingtogether Level 1 (0 points) Jan 18, This does not help an it seems to be a problem of yosemite mail. Can't explain why that fixed it as all of the info was exactly the same, but it did!I have a feeling Yahoo are tweaking their mail service as Mail automatically added
In the "Description" field, enter a useful description. - For example, My Yahoo email account. Pim Verhoeff says: December 11, 2014 at 7:03 am Thank you so much!!! 1st option worked perfectly. Yahoo Mail Settings For Mac Reply InTheory says: October 29, 2014 at 5:04 pm I'd bug Google about that. Apple Mail Yahoo Problems Update your operating system Apple releases updates to their operating system any time they identify a fix to an issue.
So even using the ‘insecure' plist file temporarily helped in my case. weblink Yes No Thank you! Forbidden.You don't have permission to view this page.https://www.quora.comPlease email [email protected] if you believe this is an error. I have had enough of their ineptitude and bullpoo and will refuse the charge to my credit card. Mac Mail Yahoo Unable To Verify Account Name And Password
Message 9 of 28 (17,891 Views) Posted from my mobile Reply SimplyAdam Beginner Posts: 1 Registered: 18-03-2013 1 Re: IMAP not working on Mail for Mac Options Mark as New Does anyone know what is going on, as it worked fine for nearly two years on the iMac Message 8 of 28 (17,898 Views) Posted from my mobile Reply Dick777 The article specifies twice the following: "As already mentioned, this is placing a modification that allows for potentially insecure authentication for that email account, making it impractical for users who live http://tekspotting.com/yahoo-mail/yahoo-imap-not-working-on-iphone.html Reply Bocephas says: July 13, 2015 at 4:26 pm In mail preferences > SMTP > edit SMTP list > Advanced, there is a little box that says "Automatically detect and maintain
Reply dominic says: January 12, 2015 at 10:20 pm hey pal thank you very much Reply Juan says: January 14, 2015 at 6:30 pm Thanks a lot a really quick fix Yahoo Mail Mac App Close the SMTP Server List by clicking "OK." 7. Sure wish Apple would improve on it's Q&A.
They can't seem to figure out anything with this new operating system and keep blaming Verizon. Compose a new email and add your own address in the "To" field. Finally, after deleting and readding a few times, it showed up in my mail app, but I can't get new mail! Yahoo Mail Apple Mail Not Working So…I went through the long, laborious and stressful process of doing a clean install.
Add Yahoo Mail to iOS Mail with IMAP If the automated setup process fails to obtain the correct server info, you can manually enter it. Close the Keychain Access app Part 6: Check if it works in Apple Mail 1. Your second solution worked for me!!! http://tekspotting.com/yahoo-mail/yahoo-mail-not-working-on-android-mail-app.html I went to the keychain settings - I don't have any for icloud as I don't use it - and looked at all the smpt passwords that I found related to
Leave the other entries at "no value specified" 9. I need to find out WHAT IS CAUSING MAIL to not be able to connect to the SMTP server!