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How to Create a Ymail Account

Updated February 21, 2017

Ymail is a Web-based e-mail service offered by Yahoo. Yahoo Mail allows you to create a free @ymail.com e-mail account. Once you create your Ymail account you can send and receive unlimited e-mails with your new e-mail account. Yahoo e-mail accounts also offers unlimited storage. You can create your Ymail account from Yahoo's mail home page.

Go to the Yahoo mail address home page at new.mail.yahoo.com/addresses.

Select "@ymail" from the drop-down menu and click the "Get it Now" button.

Enter your name, gender, date of birth and country of residency in the appropriate fields.

Select the Yahoo ID you want to use and click the "Check" button. If the selected Yahoo ID is not available, Yahoo will prompt you to select a new ID. Enter the password you want to use with your e-mail address.

Select two secret questions from the drop-down menus and enter the answers in the appropriate fields.

Enter the security code by copying the printed security code in the appropriate text field.

Click the "Create My Account" button to complete the process of creating your new Ymail account.

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Since 1992 Matt McGew has provided content for on and offline businesses and publications. Previous work has appeared in the "Los Angeles Times," Travelocity and "GQ Magazine." McGew specializes in search engine optimization and has a Master of Arts in journalism from New York University.