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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  ·  468 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Why were all my inbox emails completely deleted

      All my emails and contacts were deleted.... why?

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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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        • 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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          • RIPPED OFF by Yahoo premium services. I have had a paid email account for 16 plus years. It has been on auto pay for every January but

            Suddenly today I have ads in my inbox of my paid email account. I have had a paid email account for 16 years which auto paid every January. After spending almost an hour on chat with customer service I still got no satisfactory answer or resolution except to be told to pay again. Why would I pay a second time for the same year????
            Heck I cannot even sign into my premium account to make sure my credit card is current. Furtthermore there was NO notice or warning. Nothing! Just one minute I was premium and the next I was…

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            • 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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              • LEAVE THIS PAGE/STAY ON THIS PAGE

                Now whenever I switch from Inbox to Sent or want to close a tab, this ANNOYING RIDICULOUS box pops up asking me if I want to leave or stay on this page. What is this nonsense you're now foisting on us??? Wait until your ****** core business is sold and see how fast your users fly to another service.

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                • "Trending on Yahoo" needs to be optional.

                  Please discontinue or make optional the "Trending on Yahoo" that appears on the Yahoo Mail page!

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                    • 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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                        Gathering feedback  ·  158 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • ALL MY EMAILS ARE GONE !!!

                        Please help, all my emais dissapered ... i haven`t delete anything, they just dissapered today ... nothing in sent, inbox, thrash, spam .. NOTHING! What is happening, I had a lot of important mails in my inbox and now they are gone ... :((

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                          17 comments  ·  Errors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • my mail box has lost all mails this morning

                          I lost all the mails in inbox and sub folders, this is happening for 2nd time in last year, could you please help resolve ASAP

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                          • Sponsored Ad in Inbox

                            I understand why you have ads and fully support it, but to have them permanently in the Inbox made to look deceptively like a new email is an extremely poor choice. I pay $20/year already and there are ads on the sidebar, which is fine. If it was not disguised as a new email, it would not be so problematic, but the design of it is terrible.

                            If this does not change, I will leave Yahoo entirely.

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                              • ADD SPELLCHECK!!!

                                ADD SPELLCHECK!!!

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                                  48 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  Hello,

                                  Thanks for the feedback regarding spellchecker.

                                  The primary reason spellcheck has been removed is due to the fact that all browsers these days actually do automatic spell checking and caused some conflicts.

                                  As such, you can simply type emails, and you’ll notice that your browser automatically detects typo’s or spelling errors by highlighting the words in red/green. And when right clicking the browser will offer suggestions as well. It was actually much more robust than our old spellcheck.

                                  hope that helps. Thank you for your loyalty and support!

                                  Yahoo Support

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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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                                      16 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                      Hello,

                                      It’s possible that you accidentally enabled the column view. You can control this by clicking “V” in your inbox view, which toggles between the different views. Click “V” each time to rotate to the view of your choice.

                                      You can also change this in settings.

                                      Hope that helps. Thanks for your loyalty and support.

                                      Yahoo Support

                                    • I have had a yahoo e-mail account since the beginning of your service. I have been happy but lately you have objectionable advertising uS

                                      I have had a yahoo e-mail account since the beginning of your service. I have been happy but lately you have objectionable advertising UNSPOLICITED BY ME IN MY TOP E-MAIL BAR AND ALONG THE RIGHT MARGAIN. iF THIS CONTINUES i WILL SWITCH TO G-MAIL ..ACCOUNT. GHLEWIS@YAHOO.COM

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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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                                        • filter from inbox

                                          We need a facility to fun the mail filters we have created on the inbox, this could be done at the time of creation or later.

                                          I log into my email and find with 3000 emails I need to clean it up, so i make a filter, problem is the 3000 mails already in my inbox.

                                          What I need is to be able to apply the rule or filter to mail already in the inbox.

                                          Guess what, Outlook allows you to do this on any folder with any rule/filter.

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