How to Specify a Reply-To Address in Yahoo Mail

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When you send emails from your Yahoo Mail account, replies are delivered to the address from which they were sent. However, it's possible to change the reply-to address for your Yahoo Mail messages provided you have another email address linked to your Yahoo Mail account.

Instructions in this article apply to the web versions of Yahoo Mail.

How to Change a Reply-To Address in Yahoo Mail

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

  1. Select the gear in the upper-right corner of Yahoo Mail.

    Select the gear in the upper-right corner of Yahoo Mail.
  2. Select More Settings.

    Select More Settings.
  3. Select Mailboxes.

    Select Mailboxes.
  4. Select Add mailbox and provide login credentials for your alternate email address to link it to Yahoo Mail.

    If you already see your alternate reply-to address listed under the Mailboxes section, then you can skip this step.

    Select Add Mailbox and provide login credentials for your alternate email address to link it to Yahoo Mail.
  5. Select the email address for which you want to set the reply-to address.

    Select the email address for which you want to set the reply-to address.
  6. Select a different email address under Reply-to address.

    Before you can designate an alternate reply-to address, you must already have another email address linked to your Yahoo account.

    Select a different email address under Reply-to address.
  7. Scroll down in the right pane and select Save at the bottom.

    Scroll down in the right pane and select Save at the bottom.

How to Change a Reply-To Address in Yahoo Mail Basic

It's also possible to change your reply-to address using Yahoo Mail Basic.

  1. Select Account Info in the upper-right corner of Yahoo Mail Basic.

    Select Account info in the upper-right corner of Yahoo Mail Basic.
  2. Select Options, then select Go.

    Select Options, then select Go.
  3. Select Mail Accounts.

    Select Mail Accounts.
  4. Enter your name and a different Reply-to address.

    Enter your name and a different Reply-to address.
  5. Select Save at the bottom of the window.

    Select Save at the bottom of the window.