How to Specify a Reply-To Address in Yahoo! Mail

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When you send emails from your Yahoo! Mail account, replies to them are sent back to the address from which they were sent. That's the default, anyway. If you want to change the address to which replies go—known as the Reply-to address—just make a simple, quick adjustment in your settings.

Change a Reply-To Address in Yahoo! Mail

To set a Reply-to address for any account you use in Yahoo! Mail:

  1. Click Settings in Yahoo! Mail. (Look for the gear icon.)
  1. Click More Settings at the bottom of the pane.
  2. Select Mailboxes.
  3. Choose the email address for which you want to set the Reply-to address.
  4. Choose a new email address from the Reply-to address menu.
  5. Click Save.

For Classic Yahoo! Mail

Here's how to accomplish the task in the older "classic" version of Yahoo! Mail:

  1. Hover over the gear icon. Click Settings.
  2. Choose Accounts.
  3. Select the email address for which you want to set the Reply-to address.
  4. Choose a different email address from the Reply-to address drop-down menu.
  5. Save.