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  1. New version lacks all of the features that made the old version preferred.

    There are numerous issues that I have found with the new messenger. Most of the issues are just annoyances. The two issues that are deal breakers and not just annoyances are the removal of the flashing task bar icon when someone has messaged me. Since I use this at work, most of the time I don't have sound and even when I have sound, the notification is so brief you can't even hear it anyways. I have messages that I haven't seen for hours because I didn't know I received any. The other deal breaker for me would be the…

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    • You can improve Yahoo Messenger just BY GOING BACK TO THE OLD VERSION !!!! PLEASE!!!!

      JUST GO BACK TO OLD VERSION PLEASE !!!!! THIS NEW VERSION IS ABSOLUTELY HORRIBLE. HOW CAN YOU DOWNGRADE THIS WAY?

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        136 comments  ·  Messenger in Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • What have u done to Yahoo Messeger?

        I thought the idea of upgrades was to improve the program, but you seem to have created a useless chat site which will make people go elsewhere for a better program

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          90 comments  ·  Account  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • bring back to old version

          need to just bring the old version back

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          • DONT CHANGE IT !

            This new version is a HUGE STEP BACKWARDS. What ever happened to the saying if it aint broken DONT fix it !. Cant see when friends are online..cant sign in with any status..cant see history..cant delete from list.. just what is the improvement ??????????????. Do yourselves and EVERYONE a favour and leave it as it is !!!

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              46 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • The worst Yahoo ever.

              I can't see who is online, I can't add anybody. I tried to add a group 2 zillion times, can't figure it out. I am using the old one until it stops working, then will use a multi-platform program. I hate this version. It is horrible. 99% of the people hate it, why not change it back?

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              • What idiot among you compared these two messengers and thought the new was better?

                Where do I begin on all thats wrong with this thing?

                can't see your entire buddy list
                photoshare removed
                can't customize fonts or IM sounds
                no availability options
                can't voice chat
                barely any options at all

                The old yahoo messenger was hands down the best one out there. The new one is the bare minimum of what you can call a messenger. Even SKYPE'S IM is superior to this thing. Do you know how pathetic it is when you can say skype's messaging is superior to yours?

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                  14 comments  ·  Messenger in Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • bring back the old version.....

                  This new version is horrible!! I saw a message at 3:00 pm that had been sent to me at NOON! And I only saw it by accident. What happened to the chat box popping up when you get a new message?? I use this for work to communicate with a facility across town. Text message seems easier than this NEW IMPROVED version. The old version let you change a lot of preferences. This version has TWO preferences. Sign in at start up, or not, and turn notifications on or off. And why do I have to log back in??? The…

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                        3 comments  ·  Messenger in Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • WHAT IS THE POINT OF YAHOO, IF ITS SYSTEM DOES NOT WORK?

                        WHAT IS THE POINT OF YAHOO?, IF THE SYSTEM DOES NOT WORK. WHAT IS THE POINT OF HAVING A FORUM, WHEN POSTING A PROBLEM, THE ANSWERS DO NOT CORRECT THE PROBLEM?

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                        • The new change is absolutely horrrible

                          I have used yahoo messenger for decades and have loved it. Some changes I did not like but overall thought it was a great program. I downloaded the newest version 5 minutes ago and will be deleting it to never use it again. Whomever made this decision is a complete moron and the new product is absolute garbage. It is terrible. You will be losing a ton of users because you ignorantly decided to fix that which was not broken. If you ever get any kind of common sense and go back to the old look then shoot me an…

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                            8 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Hi

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                              • this is messed up

                                cant see my friends... cant get the app on android to send my messages... blocked people from after 18 years of using msger... and some of them were BAD people... thanks for opening them back up to me! to top that off apparently theres no direct w3ay to contact the yahoo team... AND you obviously dont listen to the feed back... maybe 1 out of 100 comments ive read the last few months, have been positive... think about it... and now you are FORCING us... for the first time in yahoo history... way to friggin go i have a feeling…

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                                • Bring back voice & video chat

                                  Bring back voice & video chat

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                                    79 comments  ·  Messenger in Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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