Why Have BT Changed Their Email?

What happens when you close an email account?

Your emails and mail settings will be deleted.

You can no longer use your Gmail address to send or receive email.

If you change your mind, you may be able to get your Gmail address back.

Your Gmail address can’t be used by anyone else in the future..

Can I change from BT Yahoo mail to BT mail?

Open the settings in your app or email client. In the ‘Incoming server’ section, change the Server to ‘mail.btinternet.com’ (it will currently be either ‘imap.mail.yahoo.com’ or ‘pop.mail.yahoo.com’) In the ‘Outgoing server’ section, change the Server to ‘mail.btinternet.com’ (it will currently be ‘smtp.mail.yahoo.com’ …

How do I access my old BT email account?

Start by logging in to My BT with your BT ID username and password. Next, click on Your package and then Inclusive extras. Now tap the BT Email link and then Manage BT Email. On the next page, you will be able to see all your BT email addresses.

Can I keep my BT email if I change provider?

You can still access your BT email address for 60 days after you switch to a new broadband provider. After that, you’ll have to subscribe to BTs Premium Mail service to retain access.

What server does bt mail use?

Setup Your Btinternet.com Account with Your Email Program Using IMAPBtinternet.com (BT Mail) IMAP Servermail.btinternet.comIMAP port993IMAP securitySSL / TLSIMAP usernameYour full email addressIMAP passwordYour Btinternet.com password

Is BT changing its email?

Welcome to your brand-new email – it’s more reliable than ever and with all the security you’d expect from BT. Here you’ll find changes you’ll need to make and all the features you can enjoy. Once we’ve updated your email, you won’t be able to go back to the old layout. …

Why is BT changing its email?

In case you are not aware, one of the reason for the change of the email web page is because BTYahoo users are being migrated away from Yahoo onto the new BTMail system. If you have a look at this long thread you will see that the “New” BT email webpage has been on the go since Dec 2018.

Is BT closing old email accounts?

We’re closing some of our older email services. That means your BT email address will stop working after 7th April 2018, unless you add it to your BT Broadband account. If you don’t do that, you’ll lose your email address as well as the folders and messages associated with it.

Will I lose my Btinternet email if I leave BT?

Good news – you can keep your BT (www.bt.com) email address when you cancel BT broadband. … Any additional email addresses linked to your account will be transferred across to the new service too, so you won’t lose a thing.

How do I close an old email account?

Here’s how:Go to the “Close your account” page and sign in using the account you want to delete.Click “Next,” then read the list on the page and check the boxes to acknowledge that you’ve read each item.Go to the “Select a reason” dropdown menu and choose why you’re closing your account.More items…•

How do I transfer my BT email to Gmail?

How to Transfer BT Email Folders to Gmail?Select ‘BT Mail (btinternet)’ option from the list that displays in the ‘Email Source’ field.Enter your BTinternet account credentials to fetch email folders from the source tenant.Click on the Login button to proceed with the procedure to transfer BT email folders to Gmail.More items…

Does BT charge for keeping email address?

BT says people can keep their email addresses for free using a basic service that’s only accessible via a browser, but that customers who want to maintain their normal email service, they have to pay £7.50 per month.

Why have my BT emails disappeared?

Why does an email go missing? You may have accidentally deleted it, or moved it to another folder. Our filters might have moved it to your Spam. … You might be using an email programme or mobile device with POP3 rather than IMAP.

Does BT still use Yahoo Mail?

We’ll start moving email addresses (including any sub-accounts) from BT Yahoo email to our new email service, BT Mail, from Spring 2014. Don’t worry, your email address will stay the same. We’ll move all your emails and folders across to BT Mail automatically.

Can BT delete my email address?

Deleting is when: The account holder will only see the option to delete if the email address is linked to their BT ID. When an email address is deleted, you won’t be able to log into it. For 60 days, the deleted email address can be reactivated by the BT ID account holder via MyBT.