Gmail is getting more popularity and this makes other email providers switch to Gmail. Many Yahoo mail users are also switching from Yahoo to Gmail account, but this will make them difficult to keep the Yahoo Mail conversation and contacts to switch on the Gmail account.
This is practically impossible to update your Gmail address to each of your contacts. This increases the chances of you to miss any further communication if you switch to Gmail from Yahoo Mail.
In fact, this is difficult to check both of your email accounts checked at the same time; yet you have an alternative. You can also forward Yahoo mail to the Gmail account; as this will save you from signing in to both of the accounts.
Fortunately, Yahoo users have this feature with their email account which allows them to automatically forward their emails to some other accounts when they switch from Yahoo. We have this step by step guide for Yahoo users to make it happen; after activating this, you can get your all emails from the Gmail account.
Steps to Automatically Forward Yahoo Mail to Gmail Account:
- Sign in with your Yahoo Mail account
- Then, mouse over the Settings menu and here you need to select the Settings option
- After that, click on Accounts button
- Here, you need to click on the primary Yahoo account option
- Now, go down and select the Forward button
- And, now you need to enter your complete Gmail address as a forwarding address
- After that, select Store and forward or Store and forward and mark it as read.
- Here, you need to click on Verify button as a verification email will be sent to your Gmail address
- Finally, click on Save button
- Now, your Yahoo email will be forwarded to your mentioned Gmail address
When you activate auto-forwarding with your Yahoo Mail account, you need to make sure that you are verifying this information for easy functioning of your forwarding request.
- Make sure that you have access to the email account you are forwarding to
- You are able to open the verification email Yahoo sent to you and you can read it
- Keep it in mind that you are following the email’s instructions to verify your account
Once you are done with all these tips; then you should go for testing it by sending a test mail to your own Yahoo mail account; the same message will appear in your Gmail Inbox too. If you still want any suggestion dial the customer care number of the Yahoo support service team for instant resolution.