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  1. Put back the add contacts from the email.

    It takes TOO MUCH TIME TO ADD ADDRESSES NOW.
    I have emails going to my trash folder and spam folder that should not be there.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  287 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Contacts should stay on the main mail page.

    It's mail. I shouldn't have to open up a new browser tab.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  55 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    Gathering feedback  ·  24 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Option for adding new contacts

    Yahoo should provide an option that enables you to tap on the email address of someone sending email, and adding this person to your contact list straight away. At the moment, I have to copy and paste (or write down) the email of the person sending an email, and then going into Contacts and manually add the person.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  46 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Contact History

    When entering a contact name, the historical email address takes precedence over a correctly edited and saved contact email address. Also, there seems to be no way to delete that historical email address that is no longer wanted and should not be used.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  30 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. full page contact list

    I hate the contact list now being shown on the right side and much prefer the previous full page contact list. Please bring back the full page list or at provide an option to select this version. Also, some of my contacts seem to have "mysteriously" disappeared.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  125 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. contacts

    Contacts DO NOT POPULATE the "TO" line when you type the recipients name. The contact folder cannot be found in the new Yahoo Email design. When you click on the Contacts folder on the upper right it takes you completely back to the "Old" format. Clicking on the "TO" on the recipient line does NOT access the address book. What good is a new format for email that does NOT include my contacts. Basically the new format is incomplete and it SUCKS. I don't plan to use it anymore especially since several users have completely lost all of their contacts.…

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    Gathering feedback  ·  37 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Donot keep on changing the layout of the email system every month of the year..!!

    Do not change the layout of the email system unless you are willing to have Customer Support to assist your members. Need I explain what Customer Support is.

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  9. New contact management format - not goodl!

    As of 18 July 2019, you changed the way in which users can administer contact details. The new contact management is confusing and the layout does not give a good overview over contacts. Please return to the old format!

    Joachim Duester

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    Gathering feedback  ·  38 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. contacts To

    I want to add new contacts or edit contact's info from the To: CC: textboxes without out going to contacts page.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  38 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. Add read and receive receipts for the senders

    by adding a feature that you can review the status of an email by seeing who has received and read certain emails.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  51 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    Gathering feedback  ·  13 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. the new format of contacts is totally broken

    i noticed you have changed contact, instead of pop up window, you have side bar display now. But it is totally broken. There is no details, i have notes in my contacts also missing. Do you guys have quality control before changing anything????!!!

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  14. moment the mail is sent or receive from a person the address contact should automatically be stored by the system and we should not search f

    moment the mail is sent or received from a person the address contact should automatically be stored by the system and we should not search for it please

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    Gathering feedback  ·  10 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. list contact by last name

    I liked the old format better. I also want my contacts like before, especially LAST NAME first

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  17. get rid of deleted contacts as suggestions

    Once I delete a contact PLEASE don't let it be a popup suggestion when I am typing in names! Contacts that have changed emails and no longer use old ones are still popping up which means that I have to send to multiple contacts to make sure that I reach just 1 person, and then I received a bunch of error messages when those emails bounce back to me. GET RID OF DELETED CONTACT SUGGESTIONS!!

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    Gathering feedback  ·  1 comment  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. contacts

    So...1) it takes me to the old Yahoo to look at contacts, then bugs me to use the new.
    2) When I add or delete contacts to a group, they never seem to "stick"...in other words, I am having to manually add or delete said contacts before sending my email.

    3) why can I not search the contacts to add new ones to my lists?

    Your contacts for email is just really cumbersome

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    Gathering feedback  ·  14 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. Where is the icon to delete all searches?

    All the other sites have the (History deletion)

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  20. saving email address to contacts

    Why can't I save new contacts from the email? I used to have an option to add the email to the contacts. A pop up would come up and I'd fill in the missing information. Why can't you fix that and bring it back?

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