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  1. How do I send an email to the Yahoo help desk?

    How do I send an email to the Yahoo help desk?

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    • missing email

      I am unable to see any of my emails in any of my folders. The message that is displayed is "There was a problem! Are we missing something here? You don't appear to have a folder with this name."

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        12 comments  ·  Ad feedback  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • I WANT TO CHANGE BACK TO THE OLD YAHOO MAIL PLEASE

        I WANT THE OLD YAHOO MAIL PLEASE

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            • Would you please re-activate the automatic draft save on a e-mail in process?

              Would you please re-activate the automatic draft save on a e-mail in process?

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                • no more spam

                  NO MORE ******* SPAM!!!MY PRIVACY HAS BEEN INVADED!!!I DID NOT AGREE TO THAT!!!NO MORE ******* SPAM< AND NO MORE ADS!!!!

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                  • I used to be able to see 50 emails on home screen now you changed it to 25, why?

                    I used to be able to pick if I wanted to see 200, 100, 50 or 25 emails on my home screen. Now you changed it to 25. It's now takes me all day to delete emails since I now can only delete 25 at a time. Bring back the option to let me pick how many emails I want to see at a time.

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                    • If I don't want a new password, leave mine alone

                      Leave my settings and passwords alone. The only problem that I have ever had with this account is YOU. This account is more than twenty years old. It is no wonder that yahoo is losing market share. It is poor decision making within corporate. I like my password. I want to return to what it was.

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                      • Screen your ads please. Or give an X so we can delete it.

                        Jet.com ads feature sexually positioned ladies. My kids see that. There is no way to delete it. I am not against ads, sometimes I see something interesting and I click it. But you should make the software so that if I don't click on it, or CERTAINLY if I can click it off, I'm not interested in that ad, please don't show it again. I have no idea what magazines featuring ladies in undies bend over a car spread eagle or one holding her naked breasts has to do with Jet.com but I will never go to that webpage to…

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                        • Heres what you can do. you can stop making me sign in every time I want to see my mail

                          Why do I have to sign every time I want to read my mail? I do not want to change my password, I just want to be able to access my mail. I nam not interested in sports, or advertisements, or vacations or clothing or politics. Ijust want to read my mail

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                          • the worse email system I have seen in my life

                            I have been working and teaching technology for the last 20 years and the email has got to be the worse email system I have seen in my life. My idea start over!

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                            • i will stop using your site before i let you force me to your browser

                              stop forcing me to use your browser I will stop using youer site before I change my computer

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                              • I am having to re identify myself via msg sent to my phone, as it indicates that it is a first time signing in on my pc device????

                                I am having to re identify myself via msg sent to my phone, as it indicates that it is a first time signing in on my pc device????

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                                  1 comment  ·  Password and sign in  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • stop switching my mail format. i want the basic. i like the basic. stop switching it. stop posting ****** gossip in the news section.

                                  stop switching my mail format. i want the basic. i like the basic. stop switching it. stop posting ****** gossip in the news section. and when i have come here to tell you what i think, you push me into other people's complaints and have me vote for one? ********.

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                                      • Update your browser list

                                        "Yahoo recommends you upgrade your browser to enjoy all the features in the new Yahoo Mail."

                                        Do you realize that there are more than 3 browsers? Vivaldi (Chrome-based), Pale Moon (Mozilla-based)… In any case, add "not interested" checkbox to that warning or just stop showing it every time mailbox is loaded.

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                                        • missing emails

                                          hello, any email I send to myself - in bcc or copy does not come into my inbox or any other folder. whats up ???

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