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Yahoo Mail API

The Yahoo Mail Web Service API is a full-featured interface to Yahoo! Mail. With it, you can build applications that display message summary information, parse message contents, manage folders, and even compose and send messages. The Web Service uses OAuth for authentication and access to mailbox contents.

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Yahoo Mail: Highlights

Summary
Web based email system
Category
Email
Tags
Protocols
SOAP, JSON-RPC
Data Formats
XML, JSON
API home
http://developer.yahoo.com/mail/ 
This is 1 of
58 APIs by Yahoo

Yahoo Mail: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://mail.yahooapis.com/ws/mail/v1.1/
WSDL
http://mail.yahooapis.com/ws/mail/v1.1/wsdl

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
Developer Key and Yahoo Account  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
Yes  
Provider
yahoo.com  
Company
Yahoo  
Non-Commercial Lic.
Yes  
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
OAuth 
SSL Support
No 
Read-only Without Login
No 

Support

Vendor API Kits
PHP, .NET, Perl, Python, Java 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
Yahoo Developer Network Blog 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/ydn-mail/ 
Developer Support
Suggestion Board 
Console URL
 

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