Can you use Yahoo for iCloud?

Can you use Yahoo for iCloud?

Can you use Yahoo for iCloud?

iCloud does not have anything at all to do with other email services. You can access Yahoo webmail on any device using the browser (at least I assume there's no problem about this with an iPad).

Can you use a Yahoo email for Apple ID?

You can now change your Apple ID from a third-party email to an Apple domain. ... The company explains that if your Apple ID is currently associated with a Gmail or Yahoo email address, you can now switch to,, or account.

What email does iCloud use?

Depending on when you started using iCloud, your iCloud email addresses or aliases might end with,, or No matter which address you send email from, you'll get all email sent to your,, or email addresses in your iCloud inbox.

Can I send email from Yahoo to iCloud?

iCloud is a mail and sync service, it does not collect mail from other providers. You can forward your yahoo email (use the yahoo web client to do that --> options/mail options/pop & forwarding) to your icloud address and receive all your mail there.

Is Yahoo and iCloud the same?

Features. All three platforms are easily accessible on a variety of devices and operating systems. Yahoo offers web access and has mobile apps for both iOS and Android users. ... Apple's email tools are part of the iCloud suite, which is built into the macOS operating system.

How do I add Yahoo Mail to my iCloud?

Add a Yahoo Mail account using the iOS automated setup

  1. Open the iOS Settings app.
  2. Tap Accounts & Passwords.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Tap Yahoo.
  5. Enter your Yahoo Mail address and password, then tap Sign in.
  6. Optionally, disable aspects of Yahoo Mail from syncing.
  7. Tap Save.

What is the difference between an Apple ID and an iCloud account?

In simple terms, an Apple ID is a username for everything one can do with Apple. Using an Apple ID one can shop the iTunes store, sign into iCloud, buy an app, use iMessage or many other such things. An iCloud account basically requires an email address. The Apple ID email address can be used for iCloud ID.

Do I need an iCloud email address?

You don't 'have' to have an address if you don't want one; it's one of the iCloud facilities on offer, but if you don't want to use it just don't enable it in the checklist when you sign in.

Why do I need an iCloud email address?

If you have an Apple ID, then you have an iCloud email account. This free account gives you up to 5GB storage for your emails, minus what you use for documents and other data you store in the cloud. It's easy to work with your iCloud email from Apple's Mail, on the Mac, or on an iOS device.

Is iCloud Email good?

Final verdict. iCloud Mail is easy to use, reasonably priced with good storage limits, and has a useful web interface, which means it can be used on any device. It also has decent spam filtering and tight integration with Apple products.

Can you use Yahoo Mail with iCloud?

  • No. Yahoo mail is a totally separate mail service, and cannot be used with iCloud. There wouldn't be much point really. 1. To keep my existing Yahoo email address. 2a. To be able to see my email account on a Mac. 2b. To be able to see my email account on an iPad. 2c. These should be synchronised.

Can you use Yahoo Mail on any device?

  • You can access Yahoo webmail on any device using the browser (at least I assume there's no problem about this with an iPad). To use Yahoo with a Mail app I believe you need the paid-for Yahoo Plus version. You can do everything you want by just setting up Yahoo mail as IMAP on all your devices/computers:

Do you have to have Apple ID to use iCloud Mail?

  • Important: If your Apple ID doesn’t end with,, or, you must set up an email address before you can use Mail on To use Mail on, go to and sign in with your Apple ID.

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