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Connect Yahoo mail into Gmail, via POP3

Recently my Gmail unable to import mails via POP3 of my yahoo mail. The error was There was a problem connecting to pop.mail.yahoo.com Server returned error: "Connection timed out: There may be a problem with the settings you added. Please contact your other email provider to verify the correct server name and port." These are the steps to re-enable: 1.  Sign in and go to your Account security page . 2. Click  Generate app password  or  Manage app passwords . 3. Select your app from the drop down menu and click  Generate . 4. Follow the instructions below the password. 5. Click  Done . 6. Use this app password and your email address to sign in to your email app. Reference of above steps  https://help.yahoo.com/kb/SLN15241.html Copy paste the password into the Gmail connect account, and voila! it works, ^^