Email, Messaging, & Video Calls Email How to Use Yahoo Mail Keyboard Shortcuts Compose, delete, and find messages faster in Yahoo Mail Share Pin Email Print Email Yahoo! Mail Gmail By Heinz Tschabitscher Writer A former freelance contributor who has reviewed hundreds of email programs and services since 1997. our editorial process Heinz Tschabitscher Updated January 15, 2020 Yahoo Mail supports keyboard shortcuts that make it possible to compose, delete, and search for messages without using a mouse. Whether you're a Windows or Mac user, mastering Yahoo Mail keyboard shortcuts will make staying on top of your email much more manageable. Instructions in this article apply to the standard web version of Yahoo Mail. Yahoo Mail Basic does not support keyboard shortcuts. Yahoo Mail Inbox and Folder Shortcuts The following shortcuts are available while viewing your inbox or the contents of a folder. On a Mac, replace Ctrl with Command in all Yahoo Mail keyboard shortcuts. Action Keyboard Shortcut Start a new email message N Check for new Yahoo Mail messages M Check for new mail across all accounts Shift+M Select all emails Ctrl+A Search S Message Shortcuts paolomartinezphotography / Getty Images These shortcuts are available while viewing messages or when messages are selected from a list. Action Keyboard Shortcut Reply to sender R Delete the message Del Reply to all A Forward message F Mark message as read K Mark message as unread Shift+K Flag message for follow-up L Remove existing flag from the message Shift+L Print the message P Search for text inside a message Ctrl+F Go to the next occurrence (while searching) Enter Move the message D+Arrow keys (select the desired target folder and press Enter), or type the number for the corresponding folder Shortcuts for Composing Messages These shortcuts are available while composing a message. Action Keyboard Shortcut Send Ctrl+Enter Save as draft Ctrl+S Attach a file Ctrl+Shift+U Underline highlighted text Ctrl+U Italicize highlighted text Ctrl+I Make highlighted text bold Ctrl+B Highlight all text Ctrl+A What to Do When Yahoo Mail Is Not Receiving Emails How Do You Report a Message as Spam to Yahoo Mail? How to Organize Your Messages With Yahoo Mail Folder How Do You Use Custom Fonts in Yahoo Mail? How to Move and Delete All Messages in a Yahoo Mail Folder at Once The Pros and Cons of Yahoo Mail Classic Four Ways to Make Text Stand Out in Yahoo Mail Use Yahoo Mail to Check Your Other Email Accounts How Do You Quickly Delete Emails With a Shortcut Key? How to Use iCloud Mail Keyboard Shortcuts at icloud.com Why You Should Review Your Yahoo Mail Spam Folder Every 4 Weeks How to Blind Copy Recipients on an Email in Yahoo Mail Use These Handy Windows Live Hotmail Keyboard Shortcuts Find All Mail From a Specific Sender in Yahoo Mail Find a Specific Message in Yahoo Mail With Search Operators Did You Know You Can Use Yahoo Mail as a Virus Scanner?