How to Create Email Sub Accounts for AT&T

AT&T email accounts are powered through Yahoo!, which means that you can link your Yahoo email account to your AT&T DSL service with ease. In addition, you can add email sub accounts to your main AT&T.net account for additional family members. Each sub account comes equipped with a fully functional member ID and AT&T.net mailbox.

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Create an email sub account through AT&T for another family member.

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Launch the AT&T/Yahoo webpage and sign into your AT&T account.

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Click the arrow next to your name at the top of the page then click the option “Yahoo Account Info”.

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Enter your AT&T username and password again. Click “Sign in” to access the account management page.

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Scroll down the page and click the link “Add/Manage sub accounts”. Enter your full AT&T username and password into the appropriate fields. Click “Log In”.

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Click “Create Sub Account”. Read the terms and conditions then click “I Agree”. Click “Next” to activate the setup wizard.

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Navigate to the “Member ID” field and enter the username for the sub account. Select “AT&T.net” as the extension for the username. For example, the username will be formatted as "myname@att.net".

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Create a password for the sub account followed by entering the contact information for the person that the account will belong to into the appropriate fields. Click “Next”.

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Select a security question from the drop-down menu and enter the answer to the question in the appropriate field. Click “Next”.

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Confirm that the information entered is correct then click “Next” to create the sub account.