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  1. Improve the Block function

    The block function should not take two (or three) steps to complete.
    If you select "block" for a specific e-mail or spam communication, it should block it and not allow anything further from that domain.

    Why have the users to send future e-mails from the sender into the spam folder when they should be blocked fully?
    If the blocking function is supposed to block unwanted messages, then let it do it's job as (I'm assuming here) it's supposed to do?

    Why would I (or anyone else for that matter) want to continue to receive anything that has been flagged as…

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  2. 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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  3. change Yahoo email so Pop download again marks messages as read on the Yahoo server after downloaded in Outlook, Apple mail, etc

    please change Yahoo email back so Pop access again marks messages as read on the Yahoo server after downloaded in Outlook, Apple mail, etc. etc. Or put an option in Yahoo so folks can set the way they need.

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  5. I want my previous Yahoo mail please.

    I want to go back to the previous version, the one with themes. I don't like the new kiddie version made for tablets. I only use a desktop and the previous version was perfect for my needs. To not offer a way back is lame as ****.

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  6. Please make Top results optional or remove it all together

    Even if you only make it optional please do something about putting the Top Results in my search isn't actually helping me. It makes the reading of my emails much more difficult. Most of the time the Top Results have nothing to do with what I am looking for.

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  8. STOP the Pop Up Warning for 'Less Secure Sign In'

    Please STOP the constant pop up warning (on my desktop webmail) regarding sign in for less secure third party apps. I know I am using a non yahoo mail app on my phone and I will continue to do so, despite your warnings.

    The repetitive warning is **** ANNOYING, so please turn it off. I know what my preferences are and I don't need to be asked to change them 6 times a day!!!!

    Yahoo's refusal to assist certain other third party apps with the security protocol changes is arrogant. Yahoo will NOT force me to use the Yahoo mail…

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  9. Interface Language

    You should add back the option to change languages and content into account settings. Not being able now to change the language is so anoying. For example, even if my ip address is different from the one I've created my account, and my yahoo mail language is one I've selected a few years back, the yahoo content page and the mail app dosen't change the to the current location, as i read in yahoo help. so please put back the option to change the language and also the yahoo content. will be very helpful. thanks

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  10. 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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  11. Ads Make Writing Emails Extremely Difficult

    I am working on transferring my accounts to another email server because reading and replying to emails is near impossible due to the ads. My computer (all of the computers I use) slow down dramatically because of the constant reloading of ads on the right hand side of the screen.
    Please consider changing your advertising format or make "Yahoo Mail Classic" available again.

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  12. Date separators are KILLING me with CLUTTER! Allow me to REMOVE them!

    Date separators are clutter and serve no purpose. REMOVE DATE SEPARATORS.

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  13. Give me back my old e-mail system now if you do not- I will get a different site to use for my e-mail

    You can keep your new e-mail program, it suggs.I want my old system back, NOW !!!

    Thank you.

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  14. If I typo an email address, please allow me to correct it with the cursor, instead of making me re-type the entire thing!

    I used to be able to move the cursor to correct a typo in the "To" line, but now as soon as I'm done typing, it automatically highlights the address and does not allow changes. I have to delete the addressees name and start over. Why is this??

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  15. Allow disabling of spam filters or allow POP3 downloading of all e-mails (including 'spam')

    I prefer to download all my e-mails via POP3 and deal with spam at my end once they are downloaded. The Yahoo mail spam filters have too many false positive filters for my liking. A long time ago you could turn the spam filters off. This was great. Then you decided to remove that option for some unfathomable reason. But that wasn't the end of the world - there was a work around with filters but then you disable that. Still it was OK POP3 downloaded them all so it only affect me those rare times I used webmail. Now…

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  17. Bring iOS push mail back

    If you want to be a global email service provider, please support all types of communication ways. Bring and fix iOS push mail system for iOS Apple Mail app.

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  18. turn off "top results" in email search

    "top results" is horrible, very confusing, I just want all results in reverse chronological order, please have a way to turn this off

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  19. Provide actual customer support.

    Customer support is imposible to reach. The link provided in comments in this feed does not work, it just sends you in the same circle. Like so many others, I cannot access my account nor do I have the telephone number or email originally registered. How can I get actual help getting back into my email?

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  20. return the old version

    Well, return the previous version of yahoo... I'm so sorry I tried the new one, now cannot return to the previous one... This one is horrible!

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