Now you can set up Sky email in your Outlook mail by following the steps mentioned below:
Open Microsoft Outlook in your computer system. Just click on “Start” button located at the bottom of your screen and in the “Search Programs and Files”, type Microsoft Outlook”. The outlook window will open up.
Once the Outlook window is opened, click on “File” option and select “Info”. A new tab will open up on the right hand side where you will have to choose “Account Information” and then “Account Settings”.
Choose the “Email option” and click on “New Tab”.
Now click on “Manually Configure Server Settings” and then select “Next” option.
After that choose “Internet Email” and click on “Next” option.
Add the following settings of your Internet Email:
- Name: Type in your first and last name.
- Email: Enter your Sky yahoo email address.
In this step, you will have to enter the following details:
- Account Type: POP3
- Incoming Mail Server (POP3): Enter- pop.tools.sky.com
- Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP): Enter- smtp.tools.sky.com
- Username: Type in your Sky Yahoo email address.
- Password: Type in your Sky Yahoo email ID password.
- Make sure, you do not click the “ Require logon using Secure Password Authentication (SPA)” box.
Now click on “More Settings” option located at the right bottom of the pop up box.
After this, you have to select the “My Outgoing Server requires authentication” checkbox located under the “Outgoing Server” tab.
Now select the option “Use same settings as my incoming mail server”. After that select on “Advanced” tab.
Ensure that the option “This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL) is ticked. The incoming server port number should be “995”. Now select “SSL” from “Use the following type of encrypted connection” drop down list. In “Outgoing Server (SMTP) option, type 465 and click on “OK” option.
Now tick the option “Leave a copy of messages on the server” option below the “Delivery” section. After that you have to click the “Next” option to continue.
You will get an onscreen message stating “Congratulations”. This means that your Sky Yahoo email account has been successfully created. After that, click on “Finish” and then “Close”.
In order to ensure that your Sky yahoo email account is working properly, click on “Send/receive All Folders” option.
If you are unable to set up Sky email in Outlook Mail, then get in touch with Sky customer services advisor on phone number: 0844 385 1222. Sky customer services helpline is open from 8:30 am to 11:30 pm.