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  1. New version is messing with my emails

    i could not read an email from a credit card company. When I manually switched to old version (which angers me b/c I need to do this EVERY TIME!!!) my email was readable...I don't know what happened, but the "new" format changed the format of he email..

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  3. Leave the basic version of Yahoo Mail alone. Every time I log in I have to change back to the basic version from the advanced version.

    Every time I log into Yahoo mail I have to manually switch it back to the basic version from the "new" version. It will not let me save the changes. Very annoying to say the least.

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  5. I hate the "new and improved" email look, but it's also buggy.

    When I sign on to email and am greeted by the "new and improved" version, I noticed that it's also buggy. When I first log in, I can see how many emails are in my in box, but my spam box shows nothing. But when I switch back to the old version, it shows how many spams are in my spam box. This needs to be fixed before you start forcing us to use something we don't want in the first place.

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  6. How do I keep the old version of Yahoo

    How do I keep the old version of Yahoo, the new one keeps coming up after I close it

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    Hi there,

    Thank you for your feedback. The option to switch back to the previous version can be found in the dropdown menu on the upper right of the screen. Open the dropdown and select “Go to old version” and click “Go”.

    Thanks,
    Mail Support

    This is not true once you reopen yahoo the shittiest email on the planet open... AKA the new yahoo mail

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  8. DO NOT CHANGE THE FORMAT. YOU STUPID PEOPLE DO NOT CARE NOR DO YOU LISTEN TO YOUR USERS.

    DO NOT CHANGE THE FORMAT. YOU STUPID PEOPLE DO NOT CARE NOR DO YOU LISTEN TO YOUR USERS.

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  10. STOP THIS DAMMED DUAL VERIFICATION!

    i DON'T ALWAYS HAVE A CELL PHONE WITH MW AS YOU MELINALS DO.

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  11. If I want a newer verson of Yahoo I would download it so please leave my account alone!

    allow people to choose what they want and leave my account alone

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  12. Privacy Issues

    I understand that you need to post your Ads in order to sell your products however YOU are invading my personal space and privacy by NOT allowing me to decide for myself.....I have repeatedly voiced my opinion on this and yet I still continue to see your Ads....when I did not ask to see your Ads in the first place nor am I interested in purchasing your products! If I do not want Ads of any kind from any company then that is MY RIGHT NOT YOURS! Listen to the rights of the people and respect our wishes!

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  13. can I have my old good yahoo mail back

    can I have my old good yahoo mail back
    please make it available. This one is complex and counter intuitive
    I care about speed and productivity more than this

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  14. The old version was better visually. Sad I can't get back my classic view.

    I know things have to change, but the new version is hard to look at and it's not as quick. My eyes can't handle all the bright flashing ads. It looks cheesy.

    Also, it's deceiving to make ads/promoted companies look like one of my emails in the hopes I'll mistakenly click on it.

    I know you all have to generate income but come on now. Might have to use gmail for personal emails now, too.

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  16. Want/DEMAND old version back. CANNOT attach anything to send out.

    WANT/DEMAND old version back. CANNOT attach anything to send out. My list of friends emails doesn't even show up.

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  17. It doesn't need to be improved. Most commenters agree.

    So how about leaving it alone and letting us enjoy the platform? What's in it for Yahoo to upset its users?

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  19. STOP CHANGING MY MAIL TO THE NEW VERSION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i WANT TO USE THE OLD VERSION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

    STOP CHANGING MY MAIL TO THE NEW VERSION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i WANT TO USE THE OLD VERSION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

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  20. Should be able to save our setting and not have to reset every login. More BS.

    Should be able to save our setting and not have to reset every login. More BS.

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