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  1. Please give an option to remove the day of week grouping inline on the Inbox.

    That's what the date column is for and the breaks down the Inbox list are extremely distracting and serve little purpose. I am really tired of Yahoo just adding random garbage that no one has asked for with no way to disable it.

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    • Create a way to customize or disable 'Smart Views'.

      They are in my way and useless to me as they are now. I don't search to things based on people or finance. I need information like open orders, policy updates, billing notifications. We have each learned to organize our emails in the way that suits us best and each way is as different we as individuals are from each other. 'One size fits all (or most)' methods really just irritate everyone because it's never quite right for anyone.

      And so I repeat: The 'Smart Views' is in my way and if I can't customize it, I want to eliminate…

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      • That pop-up ad for installing the Yahoo Mail Chrome extension is the most annoying thing I've ever seen on Yahoo Mail, been here since 1998.

        If I have to close a pop-up that isn't really a pop-up and gets around my ad and pop-up blockers every time I open Yahoo Mail, I will strongly consider switching to email service providers. Been a Yahoo mail user since 1998. Easily the most annoying thing Yahoo has ever done. The thing pops up constantly. Pop-up is for the Yahoo Mail Chrome extension. Do not want.

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        • Please revert the default option of "Keep me signed in" back to OFF!!!

          It's a security threat if I use any computer that's not mine, because it's so easy to overlook the option when signing in. What is the reason Yahoo changed this, to support multiple accounts? Is there a better way to do it?

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            14 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • A one click function to block email address

            It should be easy to block email address. I don't know why this has not been implemented. Do you guys make money from it?

            I don't want to have to go into settings. It's true spammers can just generate new email addresses, but at least that makes it slightly harder for them. And also an option to block their host.

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            • "Add to Contacts" option not being shown always in Contact Card

              After I send a mail to abc@def.com (for the first time), I go to 'Sent Items' and mouse over abc@def.com to add them to my contacts with their actual name.

              But I see only two options shown when I mouse over the '...' -
              1. Copy email address
              2. Copy all details

              There is no 'Add to Contacts' or 'Edit Contact' option shown.

              Please fix this.

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                3 comments  ·  Errors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                I’m sorry to hear that you[‘re having some trouble with the Contact Card feature. Please check to make sure that you don’t have the option to automatically add new recipients to your contact list selected. This might be the reason that you aren’t seeing the option to add this individual contact. Here are the instructions:

                http://help.yahoo.com/kb/index?page=content&id=SLN5398&locale=en_US&y=PROD_MAIL_ML

                Please contact our email support team if this continues so that we can look into this further. You can contact that team at the link below. Please choose ‘Contacts’ and ‘Manage contact lists’ as the categories when filling out the help form.

                https://io.help.yahoo.com/contact/index?page=contact&locale=en_US&y=PROD_MAIL_ML

              • Compose Window TO/CC box should bold the characters matching, not the other way round

                Suppose the full contact name is abcdef, and if we search for "abc" in the compose window TO box, we see that in the search suggestions pop-up, it shows abc in normal letters and def in bold.
                This is highly non-intuitive and confusing.
                Please reverse this - the matching letters abc should be in bold and def should be in normal letters.

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                  5 comments  ·  Feature suggestions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Please do not truncate messages

                  It is very annoying to have to almost completely scroll through and email again to get to were it was cut off. On the Desktop site this is completely unnecessary.

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                    0 comments  ·  Errors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Autosuggest OPT OUT

                    Suggesting which contacts I want to add to my emails is very annoying and entirely unhelpful. I want the option to OPT COMPLETELY OUT of this feature rather than what I read on your "help" page which states that I can opt out of a particular email suggestion each time I add contacts to a message. This is frustrating. Please fix. I do not want yahoo to guess who I want to send a message to. It's my email and I know exactly who I want to add to the message.

                    ADD AN OPT OUT of autosuggest button under settings.

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                      Gathering feedback  ·  259 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Can you please create a "mute" conversation feature similar to Gmail?

                      Can you create the option to "mute" a thread. This will prevent one's inbox from populating while two people are having a back and forth on a thread they need to reference in the future but not actively monitor.

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                      • PRIVACY - AND YAHOO'S LEGAL LIABILITY

                        I have an uncommon name. Anyone who knows it could guess my gmail addy - and for sure, google up my street address.

                        In all innocence, I used my real name when signing up for Yahoo. I've given it to some of my closer contacts, but not to everyone. I and they liked the anonymity.

                        I HAVE JUST DISCOVERED THAT BECAUSE OF RECENT CHANGES TO Y!M, EVERYONE I HAVE EVER EMAILED THROUGH Y!M NOW KNOWS MY REAL NAME, AND COULD EASILY FIND OUT WHO I AM AND WHERE I LIVE.

                        Enjoy the class-action lawsuit you're about to face, they're always…

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                            2 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • The endlessly scrolling page in the inbox is a disaster which freezes my browser

                            This is an issue all over the internet... it has become a hot "trend" to create an endlessly scrolling page, which eventually creates so much lag that it freezes my browser. It is so thoroughly pointless I can't believe intelligent people ever implement this. If I am looking for an old e-mail, give me pages numbers I can lick on.... I can jump way back that way to find it... instead of entering this endlessly scrolling nightmare.

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                              2 comments  ·  Errors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Multiple Signatures Option

                              Within the Settings/Writing Emails section, it would be very helpful to have a 'multiple signatures' option. The user can select a default signature, or quickly change the settings to use a different signature. By doing this, the user eliminates the need to hand type a different signature, and subsequently, his/her Yahoo Email account can be better used for personal and/or business use.

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                              • There should be a way to restore deleted email to have it back in the "Sent" folder

                                After mistakenly deleting email from the "Sent" folder it is not possible to get it back in the "Sent" folder. You can move it from the "Trash" to anywhere else, but not to the "Sent".

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                                • Why am I no longer receiving emails?

                                  My e-mail is officially broken, any mails my friends send to me, it never shows up in my inbox, this has happened since mid-2014 and refreshing the inbox isn't helping.

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                                    1 comment  ·  Errors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • The new search algorithm is awful.

                                    It seems that if I don't search for the exact email address of a sender, the algorithm won't find the message I'm looking for, and won't show email addresses that contain the text for which I'm searching. For example, searching for "usairways" only shows messages with that exact string in the subject or message body. Anything from "reservations@email-usairways.com" does not show up in the search results.

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                                    • Since you two e-mail addresses how do you put an 2nd "ICON" on your toolbar to get in to second account?o # 2 acc0

                                      I have two Yahoo accounts but only one "Icon" chose "Y" for my "Toolbar" How about "Y1" and "Y2" or something of that nature !!!.

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                                      • When choosing the "More" or "Move" buttons, and the selections appear, it is no longer a solid page, but a transparent page.

                                        Return to having the "Move" and "More" button selections be a solid page again for review.

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                                        • Another persons name appear in my email--Rev.christantony@hotmail.com when i send a message help take care of this pn#3027613975 Thanks

                                          Fix this issue This person invaded my email his name is REV CHRIST Anthony every time I send an email This persons name shows up on my email my email has been hacked please fix this THIS PERSON EMAIL IS REVCHRISTANTONY@hotmail.com get him off my email

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