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  1. Please do NOT automatically play videos when I empty my spam or delete folders

    You made a recent change where you automatically play videos when one empties the spam or trash folders. I don't mind you showing videos that I may choose to play. But please don't start a video assuming I want to watch it. I find it annoying!

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      Gathering feedback  ·  259 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Can you place the Delete button back to where it use to be, and place the new archive button where the delete button is now?

      I actually think that the new archive button is pretty neat, but can it be moved? The delete button has been relocated and the archive button is in it's place now. I keep finding myself accidentally archiving stuff that I want to delete. If you return the delete button to where it use to be, and place the archive button to where you have the delete button now, I think it would be much easier.

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      • Get rid of the video ads!!

        I am close to switching to another email provider because yahoo mail cannot keep up when I am typing an email. The video ads slow down the service so much that every other word is omitted from my emails or I have to sit and wait for the service to respond in mid sentence. I, and I am sure most users, will not pay for an ad free service in 2016. There are plenty of free email providers that do not have video ads running in the background! Therefore, if you make me switch then I also would not be…

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          Gathering feedback  ·  71 comments  ·  Ads  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Get rid of Archive

          It's a waste. Not only does it require relearning the layout of the buttons, it also creates another clutter spot - if you aren't going to delete a message, why not create a specific subject folder instead of a second clutter spot.

          If Yahoo isn't going to remove the feature, give us a setting option so we can remove it from our personal account - make it an option, not a requirement.

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            111 comments  ·  Feature suggestions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Block feature. Allow Block to block email addresses by domain instead of the complete email address.

            Block by domain name and not by the complete email address. The spammers can use the same domain and keep changing the sender name infinitely. So block by domain. Would be much more effective.

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              86 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • ADD SPELLCHECK!!!

              ADD SPELLCHECK!!!

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              • Why doesn't the new Block feature block emails from my spam. I don't want these people to be able to send me mail at all.

                New block feature should block emails senders from both inbox and spam folder. I don't want these people to send me mail at all. Come on Yahoo. You know what we wanted in a block feature. Help us really beat spam.

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                  Gathering feedback  ·  201 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Please old version back. If you're going to change it can you improve on its features and not take away ones that we have become accustom to

                  I'd like to be able to block old contacts that keep showing up in my contacts list, every time you guys make a change, and have them remained blocked.
                  And every time I try to block random people sending me an invitation to chat I get bumped out of messenger and the **** people are still showing up in my contacts list... but yet...
                  Not all of my 'good' and 'safe' contacts show up, actually down to 3 now, when you make changes.
                  Emojis are gone.
                  I'm no longer prompted when someone sends me a message.
                  Also can't move my…

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                  • Editable subject in Vacation Response

                    I want to be able to automatically reply to incoming messages with a message in both the Subject field and the Message field. In other words, I want to use Vacation Response, but without the words vacation response in the subject. Other email programs use words like "automatic reply" ,etc.

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                      Gathering feedback  ·  8 comments  ·  Feature suggestions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Provide real human beings to address user problems instead of an automated computer message.

                      Provide real human beings to address user problems instead of an automated computer messages that don't pertain to the problem. I've been trying for over a week to find a solution to a problem I'm having with my inbox but can only get automated responses that aren't relevant to the problem

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                      • Changes have been made to the layout of my email account. Give me the controls to change the layout of my email account.

                        Changes have been made to my email account. Give me the controls to change the layout of my email account. Then go find something else to do, for the rest of your life! Thank you!

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                        • I dont' like how you put pictures at the side to be viewed in a small screen off to the side. I used to be able to click on a picture and se

                          I dont' like how you put pictures at the side to be viewed in a small screen off to the side. I used to be able to click on a picture and see the whole picture opened up big in the middle of the screen. Please put it back to the way it was! This is super frustrating and irritating and upsetting and annoying.

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                          • Fix it so the history of every message to one user is NOT including when forwarding. When send everything they already have again and again

                            Fix it so the history of every message to one user is NOT including when forwarding. When send everything they already have again and again. Sick of it.

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                            • I only have a problem with yahoo mail I can not blok **** mail? case does not go, I we will then I will delete soon please help me

                              I only have a problem with yahoo mail
                              I can not blok **** mail?
                              case does not go, I we will then
                              I will delete soon
                              please help me

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                              • Lock the buttons, (Move, Delete, Spam, etc.) into position. When they shift around from page to page it is too easy to press the wrong one.

                                Lock the buttons, (Move, Delete, Spam, etc.) into position. When they shift around from page to page it is too easy to press the wrong one. While inside an email, the "Delete" button occupies the same space as the "Spam" button does when you are looking at the Inbox list.

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                                  • yahoo not letting me get an email account

                                    i cannot afford a cell phone! so you are not letting me get an email account without one? that is absolute discrimination, unfair, and unconstitutional. shameful.

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                                    • Can you please explain why my email has shrunk into a vertical column?

                                      Why has my email shrunk into a vertical column. THis limits perception.
                                      Please explain how to return.
                                      sanghita5@yahoo.com

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                                      • Allow automatic folder filing

                                        Many of my folders are simply my emails with certain people. E.g., my brother emails me, the email from him goes in his folder. It would be amazing if I could tag email addresses to always go into folder X. Then I could click a "File" button (assuming the email was from someone with an auto-folder setting assigned) and the email would move to that folder automatically. That would DRASTICALLY reduce the time I spent filing as it would leave only atypical message requiring me to manually drag them to a folder. Everything else could get filed in the right…

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                                          7 comments  ·  Feature suggestions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Yahoo mail is suppose to be for mail. NOT for ads nor videos. Get rid of them!

                                          When I log onto my mail app, I want it simple and to the point. I have files so don't need archives, I want emails that I have signed up for, not spam. nor do I need ads or videos which are aggravating and time consuming. Get rid of the ads, videos and unwanted emails.

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