E-mail is a method of sending digital messages from one computer to another. E-mail is short for Electronic Mail. E-mail is received instantly by the users email provider and mails stay in the mailbox until accessed by the users. Mail boxes have storage limit (limited amount of emails which they can hold and once full you cannot receive any more email until you delete older messages).

To use email, you must have an email address. Email address can be web based (like yahoo mail or Gmail or hosted internally like outlook express on the school computer).

Creating a yahoo mail account

Steps to yahoo account

Open the browser and go to or A page will show up with registration form at the center of the page.
Type your “first name” in the first field box
Type your ‘last name” in the second field box