How toconquer Yahoo email
1. Type in: FINDING YAHOO:
(or use the link in the resources directory for yahoo mail).
2. Click on MAIL button on the left hand side of the Yahoo screen. Then clickon the INBOX on the left hand side above all those folders.
3. CHECK YAHOO EMAIL:
Click "check mail" in the far left corner. You do not have to usethis feature, it is optional. Most Yahoo email appears in bold type when itfirst arrives and is unread.
4. READING ORPRINTING EMAIL:
Click on the subject to read the message. Double-click to open the yahoo emailmessage to another tab. You also need to perform this function to print thebody of a yahoo email. Press the printer icon on top of your screen or insideyahoo.
5. REPLYING TO EMAILS:
If you would like to reply when you are finished reading the message, click the"reply" box on the top (or bottom) of the email and type yourmessage. It will appear above the message that was sent to you.
6. MANAGING EMAIL:
If you are finished with the email message displayed on your screen and do notwant to save it, click on the delete button while that message is highlighted(this happened when you clicked on it). (Either on the message or on yourkeyboard - they both will do the same thing).
7. DELETING EMAIL:
When you click on an email, press delete on your keyboard or check the box nextto the email you wish to delete. Deleted emails then go to the trash.
8. EMPTY TRASH:
To empty the trash, click the empty trash option to the right of your Yahooscreen. Then you can be sure the message will not be retrieved. Emptying trashis the only way to eliminate the email entirely from the system.
9 SENDING A BRAND NEW EMAIL:
Click on the compose or new button in the left hand corner. Type therecipient's email address in the to field.
If you have stored any email addresses, they appear upon entry of therecipient's name or email address. Entering a subject is optional and it is nota requirement to use this feature.
10. SENT MAIL:
Email you send will then reside in the "sent mail" folder. Click thisfolder on the left side of the page to check for sent messages if needed.Delete messages in sent mail by checking the box in the delete column and thenclicking delete at the top or bottom of your screen.
11. EMAIL ADDRESS BOOK:
To add a yahoo email contact (address), click contacts, add contact inupper-left-hand corner. Type the first name and then skip down to the emailaddress. Add as much information as you would like into this screen. Save ifyou are finished or click save and add another address if you would like tocontinue adding to your address book.
12. TO FORWARD AN EMAIL:
Click the desired email. It will be highlighted (usually in blue) and clickforward on the top of your yahoo email screen. Type the recipient's address,click send. You can also type a short message before the email forward.
TIP: You could also type in SEVERAL email addresses to forward, just separatethem with a comma.
If you receive unwanted email, check the box to the right and click spam buttonon the top. This will tell Yahoo to send it to your bulk mail folder. Checkyour bulk mail folder periodically for emails you may want to save.
14. EMAIL ORGANIZATION:
Create a folder to store emails you want to save. (Optional) Click"Add" on the left beneath the folders section. Name the folder.Repeat the process for each file folder. You can add or delete to your emailfolders at any time.
15. SENDING ATTACHMENTS ANDPICTURES VIA EMAIL:
Locate the file in your computer
(usually in My Pictures or My Documents folder) and click attach on the top.Attachment can be limited by the recipient's email provider. Considersending 2 or 3 emails if you have multiple photos or documents.