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  1. I hate this new concept! I don't have my Smiley Faces, it's difficult to add reciepants. I want my old style back.

    I hate this new concept! I don't have my Smiley Faces, it's difficult to add recipients. I want my old style back

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  2. Bring back the fonts that were used in the old mail. The new ones are more difficult to read.

    Bring back the fonts that were used in the old mail. The new ones are more difficult to read.

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  3. I Cant Reply to Messages Anymore?

    I Cant Reply to Messages Anymore? How do I reply now?

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  4. Extended options in User Folders

    Greetings to all !
    I am a happy and satisfied recipient of the wonderful services offered by Yahoo!
    That's why I express my gratitude with my greetings and sincere thanks to the whole team!
    please if I'm allowed, a little suggestion?
    The user of a yahoo address has the ability to keep addresses through those folders, etc.
    Here you can not expand the organization, meaning the user can have more options than usual, such as delete, rename.
    I think it would be more productive and satisfying to add Move, Merge, or move the mouse cursor to that folder in another…

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  5. Let the email adress pop up when I start writing the mail! Thank you!

    Before, the email adress came popping up when I started to write the name of the person I was going to write to. Now I have to go through my whole adress list to find the person's adress, and then click.

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  6. bring back the stationary

    Bring back the stationary.What where you thinking??The recipients enjoy the stationary as do the senders.Otherwise it is a cookie cutter version of every single e-mail on the web.It is not unique now nor pleasing.So listen to your customers bring back the stationary.Please and thank you for not ignoring us.

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  7. How to filter e-mail?

    In old version one was able to create filter, this helping sorting incoming mail in right folders. The funciton was accessed by right-clicking the message and choose "filter this message" from scroll down menue. Now I can't even find filer function in settings?

    Also, the tip of returning the old yahoo-mail mentioned in a thread, is not working. The menues at "the upper right on screen" does not do the trick.

    Best regards /Olof

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  8. You can no longer move to next message after delete

    You can no longer move to next message after delete

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  9. Have Yahoo email save all drafts automatically. I have lost many long, difficult to redo email drafts because Yahoo mail does not auto save

    Have Yahoo email save all drafts automatically. I have lost many long, difficult to redo email drafts because Yahoo mail does not auto save.

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  10. Don't force phone recovery

    I have already (reluctantly) given you an e-mail address as a form of recovery. Please stop trying to persuade me to use my phone number as well. I have used yahoo for almost 20 years and this is enough to make me migrate to another e-mail address provider entirely. Please stop, you already have an alternative e-mail address and I can give you more but I do not want to link my phone number with my e-mail address.

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  11. ability to switch back and forth

    I have to accounts, I have to log out of one and log into the other, I used to be able to hover over my name and switch back n forth. bring back that function.

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  12. quiero la vercion anterior, ya no puedo pegar fotos del album familiar al correo de yahoo, lo que hacia era copiar y pegar

    quiero la vercion anterior, ya no puedo pegar fotos del album familiar al correo de yahoo, lo que hacia era copiar y pegar

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  13. Allow the use of KEYS!! I am forced to click everything with the mouse (e.g. delete messages)

    This is not a new idea- Just bring back what existed earlier: allow the deletion of messages by clicking on the "delete" key. At the moment, each message must be marked, and then you need to click WITH THE MOUSE on "delete" in Yahoo's tool bar. It is the year 2019.

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  14. Stop with the From: "me" when I send a copy to myself. I want to see my name not "me"

    Stop with the From: "me" when I send a copy to myself. I want to see my name not "me"
    What a cutesie, sickening change you have made to a simple email system.

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  15. Why are the check boxes so small??? Bigger is better! Absolute garbage.

    The micro check boxes are idiotic. Bigger is easier.

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  17. Answer your members emails of problems

    Answer your member's emails of problems!!!!!!!!!!

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  18. No me gusta nada el nuevo yahoo. No me salen las direcciones conocidas cuendo voy a enviar un mail y tampoco puedo buscar mensajes como ante

    No me gusta nada el nuevo formato. No me salen las direcciones que tengo registradas al ir a hacer un mail ni tampoco puedo buscra los mails como antes. Por favor vuelvan al anterior sistema

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  19. Yahoo mail clasico era mejor

    Quiero volver al correo clasico. Era sencillo de leer, sin tantos colores que distraen y se adapta mejor a las condiciones de mi equipo de PC. Gracias

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  20. revenir à a version précédente. possibilité de caractère gras, souligné, italique

    revenir à la version précédente avec possibilité de caractère gras, souligné, italique

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