The other day someone in my class asked how they could make Yahoo the default email address on their computer. In a hurry to complete the lesson I tried to give a quick reply but people just kept pressing me for details. So here they are.
There are actually several ways to go about making Yahoo the default email address on your computer. We’ll look at each of these options one by one. Choose the one that suits your need and helps you in quick and easy access.
For prolific Yahoo account users, making Yahoo the default email address offers great convenience. Not only would you be able to store messages on your computer but also access them without an internet connection – please read the advantages of Outlook Express and other email clients for further details. Also whenever you click on an email link on a web site, the program will open and you would be able to send messages from the Yahoo email address. Please read instructions on how to set up a Yahoo email account in Outlook Express – Plus upgrade required.
Conclusion: If you don’t want to spend $20 on the Plus upgrade, the only option to make Yahoo the default email address on your computer is to install the free email program from Yahoo. Zimbra Desktop works quite like other email clients and lets you configure multiple email address.
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