Export Yahoo Folders to Thunderbird, Outlook etc.
Many of the web browser users always bother that data saved on the Server is safe or not. So, there is always a need of a precautionary attempt to rescue emails from getting unethically deleted or used. User can secure their email by the online backup of their web emails. Other web based emails clients may allow you to back up your emails but Yahoo does not does not provide any option to backup your yahoo mails. POP3 feature has been disable by Yahoo for its free users. You must be a Yahoo mail plus subscriber in order to use the POP 3 feature for which you have to pay $20 /year.
There are two methods to for backup of your yahoo mails.
You can backup your web based emails by configuring your email accounts with a desktop email client. Since MS Outlook is a free app which comes with MS Office suite and is most popular desktop based email client. So, here we will use Outlook to perform Yahoo online storage backup.
MS Outlook allows you to add compatible email accounts (such as Gmail, Yahoo) to conveniently access your emails. You can select every folder of your yahoo mail and forward them to MS Outlook in order to add your yahoo emails with MS Outlook but this method is tedious because you have recreate and reorganize your folders afterward. So it's better to synchronize both the accounts to keep everything intact and to yahoo back up emails.
You can follow below mentioned steps to synchronize your yahoo mail with MS Outlook.
Step 4: In Internet Email Settings.
Step 7: In Advanced tab,
You can use any third party tool to perform Yahoo online storage backup more easily. Yahoo Backup is recommended by the experts for backup of emails from all or selected folders from the single or multiple Yahoo accounts. The Software provides you an option to export yahoo emails to PST, MBOX, EML & MSG formats with Attachments, so that those mails can be easily accessed by the emails clients that supports any of these file formats. By choosing MSG option you can easily export yahoo folders to Thunderbird and also download yahoo mail to PST in order to access yahoo mails in Outlook. In addition, the Yahoo Backup tool also provides you options to set Time slot for backup, Internet bandwidth & Throttling. User can specify internet bandwidth in kbps or mbps and can perform his/her other task also. The Throating option enables you to set the Throating for the BW so that the tool will consume only that percentage of entire internet speed.
Conclusion: In this article, we have explained manual method to back up yahoo emails. Since, the manual method is time consuming and also has some limitations so we have also recommend the best third party tool for the Yahoo Online storage Backup.