Backup Yahoo Email Folders

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If you are using Yahoo as your email client and looking forward to learn how to backup Yahoo mail folders, this is the right platform for a resolution to your query. Since data prevailing on cloud is subject to internet connectivity, it is essential to backup your emails in case of unreliable connectivity or hacking. The backup of Yahoo emails is also required to stay connected to mailbox data in case of server downtime or related situations.

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Yahoo Backup Tool

The Yahoo mail folder can be downloaded and backed-up with the help of the Yahoo Backup Tool. This is a third party solution that helps to download emails from cloud-based environments to local storage media. The major benefits of using this tool for downloading purpose are as follows:

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    It allows you to download emails in the form of PST, Message, EML and MBOX.
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    Helps to download specified period data while eradicating unnecessary emails.
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    Offers to set and manage bandwidth via throttling to ensure smooth running of alternate processes.
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    Enables you to pause and resume the backup process as required or what is your preference.
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    Maintains integrity, original structure and formatting of emails after downloading from cloud server to local storage device.
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    Offers to access email messages on several other applications (both web based and desktop based).
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Steps for Downloading

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    Download & Install Yahoo Backup software HERE.
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    Enter your Yahoo Mail ID (username & password)
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    Select one Email format
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    PST, EML, Message or MBOX.
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    Now click on the "Browse" button to select the desired location where you want to download all emails data
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    Click "Start" to begin the backup procedure
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    Application will display details like
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    Progress, Rate, Counts, etc.
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    After backup is completed, software will displayed a message
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MLA (Modern Language Association) "Backup Yahoo Email Folders." VisiHow, visihow.com/Backup_Yahoo_Email_Folders Accessed 27 Apr 2017.

Chicago / Turabian VisiHow.com. "Backup Yahoo Email Folders." Accessed Apr 27, 2017. http://visihow.com/Backup_Yahoo_Email_Folders.

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