Yahoo mail on iPhone 5

I keep getting this window on my iPhone 5 saying to enter my password for the yahoo email account. When I enter it . It goes to verifying and then comes back with Yahoo server not available .Try later. The password is correct. I am sure of it. I have deleted the account and opened a new Yahoo account. Same thing happens. Powered off and came back still same.
nrehmatullahAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Webinar] Streamline your web hosting managementRegister Today

x
 
nrehmatullahConnect With a Mentor Author Commented:
I used my name as in the yahoo email for my ID then it went through.
0
 
Tony GiangrecoCommented:
What mail servers and ports have you specified?
0
 
Tony GiangrecoCommented:
Try these settings. They come from this page

Incoming Server - imap.mail.yahoo.com
Outgoing Server - smtp.mail.yahoo.com
Incoming Port - 993 (requires SSL)
Outgoing Port - 465 (requires SSL/TLS)
Username: full email address (for example, bill@yahoo.com or bill@rocketmail.com)
Password: the password you login to Yahoo! with.

http://guillaumeb.com/ym/imap.html
0
 
Tony GiangrecoCommented:
ok, are you ready to close this and award points?
0
 
nrehmatullahAuthor Commented:
It is simple and it works
0
All Courses

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.