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  1. add ability to tag emails, in addition to folders.

    add ability to tag emails, in addition to folders. That way users don't end up adding multiple folders to keep emails organized.

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  2. Bring Back Mail BLOCKING

    I am hit every day with SPAM. I mark it as SPAM and that does no good. The "Unsubscribe" links don't work, either. So, how can I stop receiving SPAM from this annoying website? BLOCKING would be helpful since nothing else works.

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  3. Let me forward emails intact. Forwarding email sucks REALLY big ones with Yahoo Mail!!!

    Let us forward emails intact. Quit ripping them apart when trying to forward emails. Why do I even have to post this? How stupid can Yahoo get when they "upgrade" (up your grade) your system?

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  5. I NEED CUSTOM SIMPLE FILTER ON SUBJECT, because the yahoo solution is INSUFFICIENT against spam!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I NEED CUSTOM SIMPLE FILTER ON SUBJECT, because the yahoo solution is INSUFFICIENT against spam!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  7. how about using logic for a change? this new email is awful..maybe go back to one that works?

    basiv...yea...that's a good word. how about going back to basics and a system that worked.

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  9. How do notify the Yahoo Team about my SPAM/Phishing emails??? I want to help your team work on the security filters!

    I think it would be a good idea for an option to send your Email Security Team (or bots) some things to look for in the emails to block them completely. So instead of seeing repeated emails in the SPAM folder, the servers could pretty much just BLOCK those SPAM/Phishing emails.

    What do you think?

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  10. Your IT people who are user unfriendly n out of touch with consumer needs need to go.

    Leave consumers the option without forcing and manipulating them into using your very user unfriendly new version,its missing features that would help Consumers. I want the OLD VERSION BACK. Your IT people who left out the BLOCK MAIL Option should be looking for another job.
    You most likely will be facing some HEAT from the FEDS becz consumers are fed up with your unfair business practices.

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  11. I want to block incoming mails by simple pattern on subject and body like "bla bla sexting", "personal loan", "viagra".

    I want to block incoming mails by simple pattern on subject and body like "bla bla sexting", "personal loan", "viagra". Because the **** spammers are changing their domain continuously, and the "BIG YAHOO" DO NOTHING! I hate gmail too, but they have much less annoying "feature" like "new mail", "accounc veryfication", unblockable spams, and so on.

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  12. allow wildcards for blocked email addresses. eg. *@*.webcam

    allow wildcards for blocked email addresses. eg. *@*.webcam

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  13. how can i get fb off my email i dont wanna see it if im on my email

    how do I remove my Facebook post from my email

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  14. mail filters?

    First of all, I take umbrage at Yahoo's suggestion that the browser I choose to use is not the most current available for my operating system.

    Because I choose Open Source software over corporately owned software, you are making a conscious decision to deny me the benefits of your 'new and improved' Yahoo email web UI. On what basis to you take it upon yourselves to tell ANYBODY what software they shall or shall not use? That is the height of hubris by any reasonable person's standards.

    On the slim chance that an honest-to-God human being reads this, I challenge…

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  15. PLEASE I WANT MY OLD YAHOO,this new one is to confusing

    PLEASE I WANT MY OLD YAHOO,this new one is to confusing (elvis_BARR@aol.com)

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  16. Fix browser recognition

    Yahoo Mail is not recognizing Vivaldi, a browser built on the Blink rendering engine, which is also used in Google Chrome. I strongly suspect Vivaldi can render Yahoo Mail just fine, and I'm not going to "upgrade" to one of the big three browsers just for Yahoo Mail.

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  18. by telling every body about it

    by telling every body about it

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  19. yahoo mail on safari, why does it crash every second? I can barely read email! Replying is a drag! Please update safari!!

    yahoo mail on safari, why does it crash every second? I can barely read email! Replying is a drag! Please update safari!!

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  20. In "Recent Activity", eliminate "Sign Out".

    It makes no sense to allow someone to "sign out" an entry in the "Recent Activity" list. If I can sign out (and eliminate the listing of a session) then so can someone that's compromised my account.

    Also, "sign out" is a bit misleading. It sounds like the user may still be logged in somewhere (even if they've most certainly logged out). It should just be called "delete", because that's more apt to what you're doing. But again, I don't think being able to delete entries from this list aligns with the goal of a recent activity log.

    I would…

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