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  1. Required to change password multiple times including back to back changes.

    Please Close this email account. I will no longer use it due to yahoo's excessive requirements. For your information, I am abandoning this account and will never use it again.

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  3. Stop messing with my email. Every few months I get blocked because yahoo claims there was "suspicious activity" or yahoo pretends not to re

    Stop messing with my email. Every few months I get locked out either because yahoo claims there was "suspicious activity" or pretends not to recognize my computer, the same computer I ALWAYS sign in with. Sometimes it takes an hour or two, sometimes it takes a few days to get back in. I'm starting to think I need a non yahoo address for a backup, but if that's the case why bother with a yahoo address at all?

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  4. Please Help!

    I am making this thread hopefully to get someone to help me! I just got done using the public library in my area. I logged in to my account and got in no problem. I have been using this same password for the last couple of months.

    Suddenly when I am checking my account info It ask for me to log in. So I do and I know this is for added security. I log in and it says password does not match???? I enter my password again and same message shows up!? What the heck I just entered my…

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  6. keeps me signed in even when i uncheck the box! FIX IT!

    keeps me signed in even when i uncheck the box! u make it so i need a crazy password because security is so important but make it so i stay signed in on a public computer if I don't pay attention even when I uncheck the stay signed in box. Wow that's top notch security!!!!

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  7. I

    Stop with the passkey verification. I always use the same computer, so whether I use my e-mail a lot or a little should make no difference. Paying text rates just to check my e-mail is STUPID. Keep your service secure and don't worry about how often I use it.

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  8. the password system was better. I hate having to get a text every time I want to log in

    I want the password to work. I also am going to gmail if I can`t login without all the texting and ****

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  10. argent

    hi this it my 4th time to give you my feedback i have my business account and email witch is enquiry@sharmholiodays.com since more than 10 years also i have my website sharmholidays.com also more than 10 years i have a big problem to accuses my business email and my website is no longer online i am trying to contact you since long time but no answer from you can you help me plzzzzzz how i accuses my email again or tell me what going on thxxxxxxx

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  11. 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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  12. Sign into email constant verification is annoying

    Everyday I sign into my email I'm having to put in a pass code! Why?!!! Shouldn't you know it's me by now?! Why do I have to keep doing this?! It's irritating & ******* me off! YOU put us at risk now YOU want to be overly cautious?! WTF! I'm sick of Yahoo! You just get worse instead of better! Get your **** together & stop hassling us! Get rid of that CEO & maybe you'll do better! You were the best a long time ago, not anymore! You suck just as much as Google & any other free email…

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  13. Go back to the mail I get on other browsers. Firefox lists the accounts which does not protect my privacy.

    For some reason when logging on Firefox lists several accounts. I have specific reason for these accounts and am not happy that they become visible to anyone.

    I know the risk. This is a privacy issue. I and only myself need know of their existence.

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  14. I continue to get messages from Yahoo about another device that i use for my Yahoo mail. I don't use any other devices besides my laptop!

    Stop making it so difficult to access our emails. Stop changing that procedure. After designating new passwords, it shouldn't be such a chore to get into our emails. Yahoo is becoming a chore to use. I like its various features and don't want to cancel my account.

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  15. you idiots just recently changed yahoo for worse - takes 5-6 times to try to get in

    you idiots just recently changed yahoo for worse - takes 5-6 times to try to get in

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  16. SET UP A NEW ACOUNT AND WHEN TRYING TO SIGN IN WE KEEP GETTING THE I AM NOT A ROBOT OVER AND OVER AND OVER AND OVER AND OVER...........WHICH

    SET UP A NEW ACOUNT AND WHEN TRYING TO SIGN IN WE KEEP GETTING THE I AM NOT A ROBOT OVER AND OVER AND OVER AND OVER AND OVER...........WHICH WE KEEP DOING AND IT NEVER LETS US SIGN IN. YOUR HELP SECTION PROVIDES NO HELP. JUST MORE RUN AROUND.

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  17. YOUR HELP SECTION IS A JOKE

    SET UP A NEW ACOUNT AND WHEN TRYING TO SIGN IN WE KEEP GETTING THE I AM NOT A ROBOT OVER AND OVER AND OVER AND OVER AND OVER...........WHICH WE KEEP DOING AND IT NEVER LETS US SIGN IN. YOUR HELP SECTION PROVIDES NO HELP. JUST MORE RUN AROUND.

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  18. Stop the verification account key on "EVERY" sign in. The box is "NOT" checked......

    Remove the "Key" for every sign in. Also uncheck the box as default for "keep me signed in" The box in setup is not checked for two step varification so why require a "KEY" evertime...

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  19. Keep your word and send recovery code to my gmail like you said you would

    I have no printer, so tried to sign in on my daughter's printer in next room to print& it won't let me--says it will send recovery code to my gmail but it NEVER does. Why does it never send it? All I get is message from gmail that someone is trying to get into my yahoo account. Does me no good--why don't you keep your word and send recovery code. Don't tell me to add a mobile phone # as I have no mobile phone.

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  20. Hallo!

    I've tried to write my feedback to you, but somehow it did not work out - so I am writing here in the hope that technical staff can see this.

    I usually check and send my e-mails from my home computer. It must have a permanent or dynamic IP or whatever you use to see my location.
    Today I needed to send an e-mail and I used my smartphone for this. The system did not let me! The message was something like - "it's not your usual location - try from another device".
    So, my question is: Why the ****…

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