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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  6. Alphabetical Order

    In ALL (contacts) the list is in alphabetical order. In LISTS (contacts) the names are in random order. Alphabetical order has been used for hundreds of years to search. It's still the best way.

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  7. ABC order by last name for contacts

    I should have waited until I tried what you suggested. I did go back to Basic Mail, sorted the names by Last Name. However, in the list the first name shows up first. The last name should show up, not the first. I'm trying to coordinate 2 e-mail accounts to have the same addresses, this is making it very hard. PLEASE change it back to the way it was originally - Last name, first name.

    Thanks,
    Deanna Ralph

    On Monday, March 23, 2020, 05:19:50 PM EDT, Deanna Ralph <deannaralph@yahoo.com> wrote:

    Thank you for your response. I don't know…

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  8. Issues with new Contacts format

    Many annoyances with the new Contacts format when viewing on a desktop:


    1. Can no longer view Contacts as a full page.


    2. Doesn't show all contacts under each letter. Instead you have to click on "2 more" or "5 more" just to see them all for that letter.


    3. Clicking on a contact doesn't show all the information for that contact. Instead, you have to click on "View more information".


    4. Previously, if the birthday didn't include a year, the Contacts page still showed the month and day. Now, the Contacts page shows birthdays if a month, day, and year were included, but…

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  9. There needs to be a way to delete contacts in bulk! It's archaic and inefficient to have to remove them one at a time.

    Allow me to see the whole list at once; provide checkboxes next to contacts so I can select many at once and delete them together (the same way I can with emails).

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  10. Inport csv

    This new version of mail does not allow for import of a csv file. It only allows from social media or other email types. Please put back the ability to import csv files. I could do it 2 weeks ago. Today is 8/22/2019.

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  11. Can't view contacts details, only unasked-for past emails

    Yet another unwelcome yahoo feature rammed down our throats on an old Windows platform. Now contacts show beside the new inbox. Good idea.

    But how can I view all my contact info, addresses, ALT phone numbers etc.? Clicking on a contact only gives a string of previous emails, not all contact details. Instead of blocking access to valuable infot, please bring back ability to view and edit all details of a given contact, not the incomplete function now interfering.

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  12. sort contacts

    Hello Yahoo. Please add sort capability for contacts, by both last name and date of addition. Your customers are asking for this!

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  13. 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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  14. Quit re-populating my contact list with contacts I have deleted. Leave them deleted!

    When I delete a contact, I want it to stay deleted, not have you bring it back! Very frustrating.

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  15. Allow sorting of contacts by last name, employer, location, etc

    Allow sorting of contacts by last name, employer, location, etc. I can't BELIEVE that Yahoo was STUPID enough to remove contact sorting by last name. Also, a lot of my contacts disappeared with the new contact format.

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  16. Former CONTACTS was much BETTER and User Friendly

    TOO SLOW also NOT convenient, cannot ADD "ADDITIONAL or MORE INFORMATION" to the "CONTACTS", just NAME and EMAIL...NO Birthday/Address/Phone/Notes/Business Info/Other Emails/Website, etc...When you guys make changes and/or create "NEW Yahoo Mail UPGRADES"...You guys seem to SKIP or FORGET Important "DETAILS"...Like NOT thoroughly thought through or more like HALF-ASSED...Yahoo! Used to be WONDERFUL FOR MANY YEARS...then...lately...DOWN THE TUBES!!!...What happened??? I really prefer the OLDER VERSION,
    this one SUCKS and SLOW!!!...

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  17. Contacts Information Field is now Invisible--Where is the CONTACT "Notes" Field?

    Contacts Information Field is now Invisible--Where is the CONTACT "Notes" Field? Give us back our data--PLEASE!!!

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  18. Alphabetizing the contact list, and the other lists, would be helpful. Not many of us have memorized email addresses.

    Alphabetizing the contact list, and other lists, by the last name ould be helpful. Having the contacts alphabetized by emails is not helpful at all.

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  19. The new contact list email setup is absolutely WORTHLESS!!!!! The old way was better. CHANGE IT BACK

    Put it back the way it was. When I pull an address from the to field to put it in the BCC field it used to disappear from the to field and now it doesn't. FIX IT

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  20. 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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