Verizon is a mobile network that offers voice, data and video services. This company delivers on customers’ demand for mobility, reliable network, connectivity control and security. It offers a webmail service that anyone can register with. In 2017, Verizon announced that they were taking down their own services. After the announcement, they let a certain amount of time to their users to shift their www.verizon.net email addresses to AOL or Yahoo.
It is no longer possible to create a new verizon email account unless you have migrated your account onto AOL mail or Yahoo after the announcement. As the old verizon.net email webpage is no longer active, one must visit verizon.yahoo.com or aol.mail.com in order to login to their Verizon account. In the case where you migrate your email and if you don’t know how to sign up for a Verizon email account or if you’re not sure about how to log in, this article is made for you !
Log in to Verizon email login account
As a reminder, don’t forget that in order to complete the sign if you had to have a previous verizon mail account that you migrated to AOL or Yahoo. If that’s the case, then you’re ready to follow the next steps to log in :
- Insert your Verizon email address in full
- Press the ”Next” button on the login screen of Verizon
- Insert your password and press ”Login”
- You can now reach your email account.
Accessing Verizon AOL email
While being on your Verizon account, it is possible to access your Verizon AOL email. In order to perform this task, just follow the next steps :
- Press the Settings icon on your Home display.
- Click on the Mail list option.
- Click on ”Accounts”
- Tap the ”Add account” option.
- Press the AOL icon.
- Insert your email address, name and finally the password you set up for this specific Verizon AOL email.
- Click on ”Next” and follow the on-screen instructions.
Accessing Verizon with third-party email clients
Nowadays, Verizon email is managed through AOL. However, any user still has the possibility to acess Verizon through a third-party email client such as Outlook or any Iphone or Android devices. Ypu just need to configure Verizon receiving and sending settings to avoid any issue while signing-in. To do so, you just need to enter the following Verizon email settings :
|Protocol||Server settings||Port settings|
|POP 3||Incoming mail server (POP3) : pop.verizon.netOutgoing mail server(SMTP) : smtp.verizon.net|
|IMAP||Incoming mail server (IMAP) : imap.aol.comOutgoing mail server (SMTP) :Smtp.verizon.net|
NOTE : Ensure that SSl encryption is unable for outgoing and incoming email. Moreover, use your full email address, including @verizon.net while entering the account info.
Verizon and Yahoo email login
Now you’re set and ready to use Verizon ! Nowadays, Verizon is a segment of Yahoo Mail which means that any Yahoo mail user can sign in to their account on Verizon’s platform. However, there are common issues that have been reported when doing that. To fix any login issues you just need to first verify is the Yahoo email server is down in your area. Then, make sure that you used the correct password to sign in for your Verizon Yahoo email address. Finally, try to use a different browser just in case the issue is coming from the browser’s utilisation. If the problem persists, it means that you need to reset your password. If that’s the case, just take the following steps :
- Open the official Verizon Yahoo sign-in page.
- At the top right corner of the page, select the sign-in option. You will be redirected to your Login screen.
- Select ”Trouble signing in” in order to reset your password.
- Click on ”Forget my info”. You will be redirected towards the ”Forget my password” screen.
- Insert your ZIP code and the user ID of your Verizon email account.
- Follow the on-screen guidance to reset the password of your email account.
- Enter the new password twice and click on ”Reset password”.
- You can sign in again to your Verizon Yahoo email by using your new password.
Possible issues with Verizon.net
One of the most common issues that are found within Verizon email are login issues. To fix this type of issue, you can sign in to your Verizon Wireless account or MyVerizon FIOS account. After that, you need to check the following points :
- Make sure that your internet is working or switch it to the one with increased bandwidth.
- Check your password by making sure that you use upper and lower case letters if needed.
- Check your Verizon email account on other devices to make sure that the issue doesn’t come from the one you’re currently using.
- Go incognito and try to log in to your Verizon email.
- Make sure to clear any cookies, caches and history on your browser. Then make an8ther sign-in attempt.
- Disable all the add-ons, anti-virus, plugins and anti-malware. There’s a slight chance that they are responsible for obstructing the login process.
- Now you are all set on logging into Verizon.
If after all of that, and after resetting your password if needed, you still can’t access your email account then don’t hesitate to avail of Verizon Email Support. Someone will be here to hear you and answer your demands.