POP, SMTP, NNTP: Email & News Server Settings

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When you set up a client email program (e.g. Outlook Express), you have to tell it where to go to get your email and newsgroups by providing mail and news server information. Here are your AT&T Yahoo! mail and news server settings. Go to How can I locate and verify my email settings? for more information.

Mail Server (POP, SMTP) Settings

Your Email Address: Incoming (POP) Outgoing (SMTP)
MemberID@ameritech.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@att.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@flash.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@nvbell.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@pacbell.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@prodigy.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@sbcglobal.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@snet.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@swbell.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com
MemberID@wans.net pop.att.yahoo.com smtp.att.yahoo.com

Incoming mail server: POP3

Outgoing mail server: Outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
Incoming mail port #: 995, secure connection (SSL) checked
Outgoing mail port #: 465, secure connection (SSL) checked

 


News Server (NNTP) Settings

Pacific Bell/Nevada Bell Regions:

Area NNTP Server NNTP UserID Legacy members
San Francisco news.sf.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@pacbell.net
Los Angeles news.la.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@pacbell.net
Nevada Bell news.sf.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@nvbell.net


Southwestern Bell Region:

Area NNTP Server NNTP UserID Legacy members
Dallas news.dallas.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@swbell.net
Houston news.houston.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@swbell.net
Kansas City news.kc.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@swbell.net

Ameritech Region:

Area NNTP Server NNTP UserID Legacy members
Akron, OH news.akr.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Appleton, WI news.app.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Champaign, IL news.cha.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Chicago, IL news.chi.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Cleveland, OH news.cle.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Columbus, OH news.col.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Dayton, OH news.day.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Detroit, MI news.det.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Grand Rapids/
Kalamazoo, MI
news.kal.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Indianapolis, IN news.ind.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Lansing, MI news.lan.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Milwaukee, WI news.mil.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Peoria, IL news.peo.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Rockford, IL news.roc.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Saginaw, MI news.sgn.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Springfield, IL news.spf.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Toledo, OH news.tol.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net
Youngstown, OH news.ynt.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@ameritech.net

SNET Region:

Area NNTP Server NNTP UserID Legacy members
Connecticut news.snet.sbcglobal.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@snet.net


Prodigy:

Area NNTP Server NNTP UserID Legacy members
Prodigy news.prodigy.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@prodigy.net
wans.net news.prodigy.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@wans.net
flash.net news.prodigy.net memberID@sbcglobal.net memberID@flash.net