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  1. I absolute hate your new format. Too few emails are being displayed. Cannot find Contact list.

    Show the contact list. I am not able to find it. Also you are displaying too few emails, on my laptop only five, cannot expand window. I have this new format. How do I go back to the old one?

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    489 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Our engineers are working on incorporating Contacts into the new format. We appreciate your patience while we work on this.

    In the meantime, you can access contacts by clicking on the icon on the upper right side (small icon made up of a rectangle with three small stacked squares). This will open Contacts in a new tab of your browser in the Classic Mail look. You can also access your contacts via https://contacts.yahoo.com.

    Thank you!
    Mail Support

  2. 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  ·  33 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. 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  ·  51 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Where are the contacts?

    Every time I try to access my contacts, the mail system opens a new window and takes me back to the old version of Yahoo. This is very annoying.

    Also, something weird has been happening with my mail lists. I haven't changed a thing, but suddenly one of my longer list is missing about 30 addresses. I just tried to send out an email to one of my lists with about 10 people on it. Only 5 people actually received the email, despite me very carefully checking to see that I had clicked on the appropriate email list. Again, very…

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    Planned  ·  416 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    Planned  ·  112 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. 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  ·  31 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    Planned  ·  305 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. 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  ·  249 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. 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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    Gathering feedback  ·  12 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. 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 →
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    Gathering feedback  ·  12 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Unable to open contacts

    Unable to open contacts.

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    10 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. 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  ·  0 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. Bring Back Ability to Access and Edit Group Contact Lists

    The group lists I created in my email contacts are no longer accessible. Yahoo Help chat told me the feature was removed. Please bring it back! I need to edit those lists and possibly create new ones.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  3 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. sending emails to contacts in the contact list

    Please put back the capability of going to an individual contact list. Then checking specific contacts in the contact list and sending one or multiple individuals in that contact list an email. Your current system of using the contact list is horrible. Additionally when I remove a contact from the contact list. I do not want to continually see the old email address that was removed every time I sent that individual an email. It is confusing and causes you to have to verify the correct email address. Thank You.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  3 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. contacts

    I send out mass emails. I am always taken back to the old Yahoo. Why is this? Please set it all up so that we can go to our contacts on the new Yahoo.

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    Planned  ·  37 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. When I send a message to a new email address let me add them to my contacts with a tick box.

    When I send a message to a new email address let me add them to my contacts with a tick box. This will let me add them to existing mailing lists.

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

    Return physical addresses for contacts. My contacts' physical addresses disappeared since I last used them to mail Christmas cards in 2017.

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    Gathering feedback  ·  4 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. 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  ·  9 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. 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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