Yahoo Mail comes with numerous features and functions to make things easier for the users. Whether you want to set up an email-filter option for your incoming emails or need extra security options, Yahoo Mail has everything stacked up for you. One of the best features that Yahoo offers to the users is the option to automatically forward incoming email messages from Yahoo Mail account to your other email accounts, for example, Gmail. Once you set up your Yahoo Mail account to auto-forward emails from Yahoo Mail to Gmail, you can easily check your Yahoo messages from your Gmail account only.
To know how to automatically forward email messages from Yahoo Mail to Gmail account, follow the step-by-step instructions provided below.
Steps to Auto-Forward Emails from Yahoo Mail to Gmail
- On your web browser, go to the Yahoo sign-in page and log into your Yahoo Mail account, which you wish to set up for automatic forwarding of emails.
- Once you are logged into your Yahoo Mail account, click on the Gear icon located on the top-right corner of your screen. A drop-down menu will appear on your screen.
- From the drop-down menu that appears on your screen, click on “More Settings” and you will be directed to the Settings section of your Yahoo Mail account.
- In the Settings window, you will need to click on the Mailboxes option located in the left-hand side panel.
- In the Mailboxes settings, select your Yahoo Mail account and scroll down to the Forwarding section.
- Under the Forwarding section, enter the email address of your Gmail account where you wish to auto-forward emails from your Yahoo Mail account and click on Verify.
- As you will click on Verify button, you will get the following message on your screen – “This email address is waiting to be verified. Please follow the instructions sent to [email protected]”.
- Now, sign in to your Gmail account and check the email that you receive from Yahoo. Follow the instructions provided in the email to complete the configuration of the auto-forwarding feature for your Yahoo Mail account.
Once you complete the verification process, your forthcoming email messages in Yahoo Mail will automatically get forwarded to your Gmail Account. If, after making all the above changes, you still not being able to forwards email messages from Yahoo mail to Gmail, we suggest you take consultation from Yahoo customer support team.