1. Overview

Sysinfo Yahoo backup for Mac is a salient way to backup and download Yahoo Mail mailbox data. The tool allows the users to backup all the mailbox contents like emails, contacts, calendars, tasks, outbox, sent items, etc. Users can save the backup in multiple saving formats like PST, EML, EMLX, MSG, MBOX, MHT, HTML, PDF, and TXT format. The tool also allows the users to directly export the Yahoo mailbox to other email clients. Users can export Yahoo mails to Gmail, Outlook, Thunderbird, Zimbra, IMAP, and another Yahoo profile. The tool can be used to free up Yahoo mail server space as well.

Key Features:

  • Backup Yahoo Mail emails on the Mac system.
  • Save the backup to multiple saving formats.
  • Different saving formats like PST, EML, EMLX, MSG, MBOX, and PDF.
  • Export Yahoo emails to Gmail, Outlook, Thunderbird, Zimbra, IMAP, and other Yahoo profile.
  • Filter specific emails from a particular time span using date range feature.
  • Delete after download option to free up server space.
  • The naming convention feature to save the outcome with desired credentials.
  • Compatible with all the major Mac OS.

System Requirement:

Requires around 4 GB of RAM.
Needed 100 MB disk space for software installation.
Enough Hard Disk space to store the resultant output.
Compatible with Mac OS 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.9 (Mavericks), 10.10 (Yosemite), 10.11 (El Capitan), 10.12 (Sierra), and 10.13 (High Sierra).

2. User Interface

When the user launches the Yahoo Backup for Mac, he/she gets the interface like the below image:

User Interface

2.1 Button

About Button  Information button: Get full information about the tool.

Add Button  Add button: Add the specified date range using this.

Browse Button  Browse button: Browse for the saving location.

Purchase Button  Purchase button: Purchase the full version of the software.

Calender Button  Calendar button: Select the date for the date range filter.

Help Button  Help button: Press the button for technical help.

Login Button  Login button: Login to the email profile.

Remove Button  Remove button: Remove the applied date range.

Stop Button  Stop button: Stop the backup process.

4. Activate Software

Activate Software
Activate Software
Activate Software
Activate Software
Activate Software
Activate Software

After clicking on the " Get Authentication Code " button, by default a .info file will be saved on your desktop. Mail the created .info file at sales@sysinfotools.com, after getting file the sales department will send you the activation key for the Mac Yahoo Backup Software within a couple of minutes.

For software related queries contact us at: support@sysinfotools.com

5. Software Working

5.1. Launch the Mac Yahoo Backup Utility

  • Launch the Yahoo Backup for Mac.
  • Launch the Mac Yahoo Backup

5.2. Login to Yahoo Account.

  • Enter the Yahoo login credentials and click on the Login button. You can also save the credentials by selecting the Remember Credentials option.
  • login credentials

5.3. Select the Email Format for saving the file.

  • Opt for the saving format, and add the saving and temporary locations.
  • saving format
  • Choose the Email format and click on the Next button.
  • Choose the Email format
  • Select the folders to backup and provide the date range if needed. You can also give the naming convention that will give a name to save your backup for better handling.
  • date range
  • Opt for Delete after download if you want to delete the email items from the server after taking the backup of them. Click on the Yes button for the confirmation and then click on the Next button.
  • delete the email items
  • The backup process will get started, wait for its completion.
  • backup process
  • After the completion of the process click OK on the success notification for the backup. Then, exit the software wizard.
  • ompletion process

5.4. Select the Email client to forward the backup

  • Select the email client to forward the backup of Yahoo emails. Then, click on the Next button.
  • email client
  • Select the folders to forward as a backup. Provide the date range to filter emails.
  • Choose the Email format
  • If you’ve selected the option to delete after download then click on Yes as a confirmation.
  • Choose the Email format
  • Provide the login credentials for the destined or desired email client and click on the login button.
  • Choose the Email format
  • Wait till the software forwards all the selected mailbox items.
  • Choose the Email format
  • Click on the OK button after the completion of the forwarding process and exit the software.
  • Choose the Email format

7. Uninstallation


8. Frequently Asked Questions

Using this backup utility, you can successfully forward Yahoo emails to Gmail, Outlook, Thunderbird, Zimbra, IMAP, and even another Yahoo mail profile.

Yes, this Yahoo Backup for Mac tool allows you to filter email items from a specific date range. You can also select the specific mailbox folders to backup.

Delete after Download helps you to free up server space of the Yahoo mail. You can select this option to delete the selected email items after the backup process.