Yahoo Mail comes with numerous features and functions to make things easier for the users. Whether you want to set up 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 forward email messages from Yahoo Mail account to the Gmail account, follow the step-by-step instructions provided below.
Steps to Auto-Forward Emails from Yahoo Mail Account to Gmail Account
- On your web browser, go to the Yahoo sign-in page and log into your Yahoo Mail account using Yahoo Mail username and password for the 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, you will need to click on the More Settings 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 get to the Forwarding
- Under forwarding section, you will need to enter the email address of your Gmail account where you wish to auto-forward emails from your Yahoo Mail account and click on the Verify
- As you will click on the Verify button, you will be shown the following message on your screen – “This email address is waiting to be verified. Please follow the instructions sent to [email protected]”.
- So, sign in to your Gmail account and check the email that you receive from the Yahoo Mail. Follow the instructions provided in the email to complete the configuration of auto-forwarding feature for your Yahoo Mail account.
Once you will complete the verification process, your forthcoming email messages in Yahoo Mail will be automatically forwarded to your Gmail.