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  1. Still cannot see thumbnails

    Still unable to see thumbnail previews of photo attachments in pending messages downloading them one at a time is foolish

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      Planned  ·  63 comments  ·  Defects or Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Cannot see names of photos to properly reorder them

      This problem has been posted by others, and you have declared it "completed" and "closed" when in fact you have NOT addressed it. When I select "Reorder Photos" I see the photos in the album without names, so I cannot even manually reorder them to the original alphabetical or numeric order, as I could in "classic Yahoo." And there's no option to automatically correct the ordering. So my photos end up in a random jumble.

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        131 comments  ·  Photos experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

        We’ve introduced the ‘list’ view where the album title, creator and date are displayed by default for all albums. When viewing photos in an album we also have the ‘list’ view.

      • DATABASES STILL PROBLEMS after revamping

        I appreciate yahoo trying to make the databases usable again

        Indeed there are many good things in the improvements and I appreciate you got us the French accented characters back again.

        However, the format is still difficult to read and use for following reasons:

        1/ column headings do not align with the actual columns as soon as you click on one of the columns to have it ordered. After reordering one column, column headings stay the same at the top but when you scroll down, column widths vary and no longer fit the headings!

        example: I try to sort out…

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          Under review  ·  75 comments  ·  Defects or Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Cannot Click Through Pages on Yahoo Groups, Since NEO, When Mac is Using Safari

          Since Yahoo Groups has transitioned to NEO, Macs running OSX 10.9 (Mavericks) using Safari cannot mouse click to open any link or page. The page hangs with a "Loading . . . " message. This makes Yahoo Groups limited to "read only" for Group members without either a laborious work around or changing browsers.

          The only workaround is to continually right click to open either a new window or tab multiple times. This bug does NOT happen when accessing Yahoo Groups with an iPhone/iPad running iOS7 using Safari, or with a Mac running a browser OTHER than Safari.

          Since most…

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            Under review  ·  43 comments  ·  Defects or Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Make the subscribe, unsubscribe, and other email commands reliable

            One of the most common failures reported for Yahoo Groups email commands is that the user never received, never noticed, or never responded to the Confirmation Request email that Yahoo sends. This problem is particularly noticed for the -subscribe and -unsubscribe commands, but is a problem for all of them:

            "Activities available via email in Yahoo Groups"
            https://help.yahoo.com/kb/groups/SLN2455.html

            In the last several years anti-spam technologies at various email services have become ever more vigilant, and the confirmation request emails are very susceptible to being treated as spam. Ironically, spammers were also the reason that the email commands required confirmation: otherwise…

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              1 comment  ·  Enhancement or New feature request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • my suggestions are still need your kind attention.

              we are on the same level of problems , need help from developers.

              1) still i see this message
              "Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content."
              while approving , editing emails.

              2) can not view embeded attached images in email. few days later i used to see placeholders for those embeded images , but now place holders are also gone....

              for example , can any body from yahoogroup developer team can tell me what can i do with this email ? how can i decide what is in this email ? i know there is an embeded image ,…

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                Under review  ·  109 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • You've dropped the 'new photos' link from the bottom of the email - that was great. Please put it back!

                You've dropped the 'new photos' link from the bottom of the email - that was great. Please put it back!

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                  Under review  ·  25 comments  ·  Groups Emails  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Please resolve the Yahoo Group file issue behind "Invalid path." error messages

                  Many files appear listed in various folders within our two groups ("PM_Co-Leads_Forum" and "PM_Co-Managers_Forum"), but when any of us try to open, cut, or delete these files we receive an "Invalid path." error message. (Note that none of these files contain an apostrophe in the file name, but many contain other special characters such as underscores, hyphens, ampersands, etc.)

                  Perhaps these files were once cut into the clipboard in a move process, but then something happened and they weren't moved properly so now they are in a sort of limbo... there but not there? That's just a guess on my…

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                    Under review  ·  2 comments  ·  Defects or Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                      Under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Photos experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Users have quit participating because they can't understand your new format? What can I do?

                      Users have quit participating because they can't understand your new format? What can I do? Frankly, older members of groups can't understand how to use the new format. Frankly, I have baffled too. What can be done before I loose the majority of the group populations of the two groups I manage. You new format is not user friendly for those over 50, or for visually impaired users.

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                        Under review  ·  48 comments  ·  Enhancement or New feature request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • FIX NEO - STILL FULL OF BUGS!

                        We expect an answer to every one of these points explaining how you have fixed it.

                        NEO format does not function properly. You claim to have fixed all the problems but that is not true.

                        1. When moderators edit a pending message, as soon as you click edit, the message disappears. You have to scroll a long way up to find it. It should appear right in front of you.

                        2. Automatic messages upon joining still will not go out no matter what you do with scheduling and notifications... it doesn't work!

                        3. Files keep showing Document Not Found when…

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                          Gathering feedback  ·  37 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Photos sort by date does not work, some pictures are missing and some are duplicated. If use the manual sort, you get all the pictures.

                          Fix date sort in photo album. Does not show all the pictures. The total number of pictures are correct, but some pictures are duplicated and other pictures are not displayed. A manual sort shows all the pictures with no duplicates. Most photo albums can not be sorted by name. If I could sort by name, I can go back and get the pictures from the album I do not have because I did not know the sort by date is missing pictures.

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                            Gathering feedback  ·  3 comments  ·  Photos experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Expand the plain-text setting to cover moderated posts

                            While the new plain-text setting works for messages that are directly posted (thanks!), moderated posts continue to come through in HTML. Please fix this so that all posts come through in plain text.

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                              0 comments  ·  Groups Emails  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Allow group owner to set default sort order for links and files.

                              We had a world class well-organized research archive on the John Muir Trail, but the new Group Format has ruined the useability of the research archive. For one, it does not default to sort alphabetically. This is a very important feature. Can you imagine going into a library and seeing books organized by "last bought" or "last checked out". No, that would be absurd. Well what you have done with links and files in the folders is equally absurd. The default sort order should be alphabetical. At least let the group owner set a default. If not go back to…

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                                Under review  ·  13 comments  ·  Groups management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • PLEASE go back to the Good OLD Groups that WORKED!! I'm begging!

                                Go back to SIMPLE. Plain old simple. No bright shiny bells and whistles, just the old, straight-up, easy-to-deal-with NON-NEO groups. There's so much garbage on the page now that I can't even find 90% of what I need to run my groups, much less help my members find stuff or solve problems.

                                Please. Ditch this 'neo' thing and give us the tremendous pleasure of returning to what we had, which worked well and predictably. That's all I ask.

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                                  3 comments  ·  Enhancement or New feature request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Dates changed on older photos

                                  For reasons we cannot fathom, the upload date on all the old photos in our Group has been changed to February 25. Apparently, you must have made a system change on that date of some type? This makes it virtually impossible to search by date for any of our uploaded photos prior to February 25, Can you please change the dates back to our original upload date?

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                                    Under review  ·  5 comments  ·  Defects or Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Links not alphabetical - Files & Links Description Truncated

                                    I have contacted customer care about this issue and they suggested I contact Suggestions, and I will also place this message on the Yahoo Forum in order to reach a larger audience. The Files section by default is sorted as per alphabetical order. This includes the Folders and the Files within each folder. This makes it quick and easy to locate information and edit if needed, with the ability to go back and forth to each folder without it changing the alphabetical sorting to a disorganized listing which happens when it is sorted only by date. This sorting by alphabetical…

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                                      5 comments  ·  Enhancement or New feature request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Database - problem for some members

                                      Some of my members are saying they are unable to add Data to the Database - they do not get the pop-up box after clicking on Edit - I suggested that maybe the pop-up blocker could be to blame but apparently not - I have one on my computer but it does NOT affect NEO. Some are saying they cannot even get on to the Database at all - we use the Database extensively - it is the main feature for my groups for swapping art. Have you any idea what the problem may be please??

                                      Another annoyance is the…

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                                        Gathering feedback  ·  5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Yahoo FILES URL do not work

                                        While the group is notified immediately, the links provided by YAHOO are dead!!! Members receive the message, ""The requested URL was not found on this server..."

                                        How about fixing all the problems rather than creating more problems. When will Yahoo end our frustration?

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                                          1 comment  ·  Defects or Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Could you please order these 'ideas' by their ranking so that the ones with the most support are listed first?

                                          There are many entered by hotheads who are angry & unrealistic. They redundantly mention topics already entered for consideration, sometimes many times over.. It is cumbersome to get through these many unsupported ideas to read those with merit. The idea ranked first was on page 9. So could you please list them sorted by their ranking? No. 1 first; No 2 next and so forth?

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