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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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    • No more 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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      • logger.js

        This morning (12 Sep 2016) I started getting a *frequent* message at the bottom of the main email screen asking if I want to Open/Save logger.js from haso.pubmatic.com. I always Cancel it but it's *incredibly* persistent and annoying. Please fix.

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        • as of this morning 9/20/2016, email contains only the subject line and am unable to view the entire message.

          Change the email back to the format from yesterday. This is intolerable.

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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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            • "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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              • I hate the new mail, we use yahoo mail over the others because it was simple. You cannot respond to an old email without a thread

                go back to the old format of mail, its difficult to respond to a new email without attaching the old one. people live by emails and this is too confusing, please go back!!!!!

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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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                  • 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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                    • Check for sent attachments

                      "In the file attached" - forgot to attach. In gmail it realises you meant to attach something and prompts you to attach it. Super feature as it means you don't look foolish. Please can you enable this in Yahoo mail?

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                      • Yahoo Support! I have no way to report a legitimate BUG in Yahoo Email App!

                        I found a legitimate bug with the new combined mailbox access feature.
                        It is a great feature if it worked but when I click the secondary mailbox it is not filtering email for that account. It is showing emails from the account I'm signed into as well. The second problem is that I have email set to be forwarded from a second account to the account I sign into and sometimes the email doesn't show in the inbox of the forwarding account and sometimes it does.
                        Who can address this!!??
                        Very Very Very Frustrating that a large organization like Yahoo…

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                        • Fix Yahoo Email - It doesn't support IE 11 with WIndows 10! All I get is basic yahoo mail

                          For some reason Yahoo Mail will not support I.E. 11 with Windows 10.
                          MS just updated Windows 10 on my PC and now Yahoo Mail says it does not support my current browser Internet Explorer 11. All I get is basic Yahoo mail. What gives?

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                          • Allow Block to block email addresses by domain or wildcard 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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                              • Match Gmail in enabling 'reply' to sent items

                                I frequently search for someone I've sent an email to, then hit reply to send another email to them / chase. On yahoo this defaults back to replying to me, absolutely not what I want. Instead I have to 'reply all' and then delete my name. Inefficient. On gmail it realises what I want to do, and defaults to the person I am trying to reach. Far more efficient and a great feature

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                                • Give options for deleting items in "Trash"

                                  Let us have options on how often to empty trash and base it on the date the item was put in trash!
                                  Don't delete items in trash based on date received - base it on date placed in trash. If an item is inadvertently put in trash that is old and you were saving it it disappears immediately because it's older than the last trash "dump."

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                                  • Delete

                                    Why is Delete so unreliable? I delete dozens/hundreds of emails just to have them show back up again.
                                    Delete on my Android Samsung S6 literally never works. They ALL show back up again. I can now only delete from my PC and it is also unreliable and common to have a series of emails show back up again. This completely waste my time. Considering abandoning yahoo email.

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                                    • Email Outage

                                      Dear Yahoo: When you have an email outage or sluggishness like you did today, I think we would all greatly appreciate an getting an email or text advising us that you are aware of the problem and working to fix it by time certain or advise when the next status report will be issued.

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                                      • Paragraph seperations gone

                                        (9/7/16) Starting about a week ago, my new e-mails and replies began looking very sloppy because I can no longer make paragraph separations. No matter how many spaces I may "enter" between paragraphs while composing, they are always eliminated when I send. This makes for a very sloppy and unprofessional looking e-mail to the recipient, and does not look like what I composed. I have begun starting my new e-mails and replies with a preemptive apology for the weird appearance. All the internet buzz says that you guys have caused this problem. PLEASE fix it soon. Thank you

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                                        • Remove the Donald Trump image that appears on my yahoo login page. This is incredibly offensive.

                                          Every time I log in to my yahoo mail account now, a huge full screen image of Donald Trump is displayed. I do not want to see this. I find this very offensive. I don't give a #@$% if his campaign paid for the ad space. If any other candidate photo was displayed, I wouldn't want to see that either, but the DT images are especially repulsive. It would be okay if yahoo provided a way for me to opt out of seeing this, but there isn't a way. And because of this I will be leaving yahoo.

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