- Send instant messages from Yahoo! mail
- Here’s how to send instant messages with Yahoo! mail
- Check out the simple instructions below to send an instant message with Yahoo! Mail on your computer or mobile browser.
- Tips and tricks for using Yahoo! Messenger in Yahoo! mail
Send instant messages from Yahoo! mail
Did you know that you now have Yahoo! Mail to send instant messages? With one click you can directly from your Yahoo! Mailbox without Yahoo! Messenger client.
To get started, you need to sign in to Yahoo! Mail. No Yahoo! Mail account? Then start by signing up for a free account here.
Before You Begin: You can only send instant messages from Yahoo! Mail from a computer or through Yahoo! Email in your mobile browser. Instant messaging is not available on Yahoo! Email mobile application.
Further. Sending an instant message with Yahoo! Mail on your computer or mobile browser
Here’s how to send instant messages with Yahoo! mail
Check out the simple instructions below to send an instant message with Yahoo! Mail on your computer or mobile browser.
Sign in to Yahoo! Mail.
Tap or tap the purple emoji icon in the top left corner of the screen. A screen will appear with your Yahoo! Messenger chat history.
To continue a conversation you previously had with Yahoo! Messenger, just tap or click that message in your history list to reopen it. Enter your message in the space provided and click “send” to send it to your contact.
To create a new message, click the purple emoji in the top left corner of Yahoo! Email screen.
In the window that appears, click or tap the pencil icon in the top right corner. This will display a list of your contacts. Scroll until you find the contact you want, or use the search bar at the top to filter and find a specific contact.
Once you find the contact you want, click on the name to start an instant messaging session.
Enter your message in the appropriate field. Optionally, click or tap the “photo” icon in the lower left corner to add an image to your message.
Tap or tap “Send” to deliver your message.
Further. Tips and tricks for using Yahoo! Messenger in Yahoo! mail
Tips and tricks for using Yahoo! Messenger in Yahoo! mail
Yahoo! Messenger has many great features available directly from Yahoo! Mail. Here are some tips and tricks to make your posts fun and delightful!
Click or tap the image icon at the bottom of the messenger to add images to your message. Yahoo! Messenger includes special features that allow you to instantly deliver a large number of images, so feel free to share more images with your friends and family without worrying about them getting delivered forever.
Unfortunately! Did you accidentally send a message? No worries! Yahoo! Messenger allows you to “send” a message. Just find the message you want to cancel and scroll through it. A trash can icon will appear – click or tap it and your message will be deleted permanently.
Do you like a message someone sent you? They are easy to show! Just find a post you like, scroll through it and tap or click the heart icon that appears.
Yahoo! Messenger offers many interesting ways to communicate with friends and family. Have fun!
Updated by Christina Michelle Bailey, 08/22/16