alert icon for browser

  chrisod 14:30 04 May 2009

is there an e-amil alert icon i can get to put on my browser to alert me of new e-mail???

  Sea Urchin 16:52 04 May 2009

Which email client do you use?

  chrisod 17:00 04 May 2009

sorry forgot to post it up earlier i use YAHOO

  Sea Urchin 17:02 04 May 2009

Do you collect/send mail on the Yahoo website, or through an email client such as Windows Mail or Outlook?

  chrisod 17:06 04 May 2009

i just use yahoo mail

  Sea Urchin 17:15 04 May 2009

Then I'm afraid I don't think it's possible to signal a new message arriving, as it is sitting on the Yahoo server, and doesn't download to your PC.

Maybe somebody will know better......

  chrisod 17:16 04 May 2009

ok thanks

  Sea Urchin 17:24 04 May 2009

OK it seems you might be able to do so - something here to read

click here

  Sea Urchin 17:31 04 May 2009

Or a third party program to alert you - it says it covers Yahoo and others

click here

  ambra4 18:04 04 May 2009

If you are using Firefox browser you can install the “Yahoo Mail Notifier”

Which will install a mail icon on the Firefox status bar, and show you if you have any new mail

at Yahoo and the amount

By just double clicking on the icon it will open your mailbox at Yahoo as a tab in Firefox

click here

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