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  3. The 'Delete' button and the others are to far right now, and it is harder to use.

    Move the buttons..and everything else on that row closer to the 'Select All' square button.
    Do like the new tabs on top for Contacts,Notepad, Calendar though. And even the new cleaner look.

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    Besides changing e-mail please don't have HUGE ads that cannot be closed at top of page

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  7. i found out how to go back

    top right hand side your name and box account info then a go box click on account info opens down at bottom said switch back to old email click on that hit go boom back

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  8. put it back like it was, and stop moving buttons and tabs just for the sake of moving them, you jerks!!

    put it back like it was, and stop moving buttons and tabs just for the sake of moving them, you jerks!!

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  10. Please darken the numbers in unread emails

    Please make new & unread email in Black Bold & BIG to make it easy to SEE
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  12. thank you

    Now that I FINALLY figured how to switch back to the classic email, it is SO much better !! Thank you !

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  13. Have a menue where I can delete everything at once. There are over 10.000 emails I need to clear

    Have a menu where I can delete everything at once. There are over 10.000 emails I need to clear

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  15. Actually sorting mail so we can clean it up!!

    I have over 30,000 emails and am almost never on a computer (I use my iPhone XS Max) so I decided to get on my laptop to clean some unwanted emails out and surprise! Yahoo changed it so that you can't even properly sort by sender, nothing is in order and it's a hassle. It wasn't broke why mess with it??

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  17. To improve Yahoo email...

    After 20+ years, I'm going to find a new mail service. Trying to reply to an email, while using quotes from within the previous message, is a nightmare and yahoo is no longer worth the hassle. And I can't send active links? Brilliant call there, folks...

    "Yahoo" is actually a pretty good name for these guys...a bunch of yahoos...

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  18. New basic mail not working well in 1024x768 resolution

    My screen has a resolution of 1024x768 pixels. The new basic mail is putting that ad bar on the right on top of some of my messages. In some cases, the message extends so far to the right that the ad overlays the "Show Images" link, so I can't click it to show the images in the mail. This was never a problem with the old format of basic mail, which I would much prefer to return to.

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  19. Pay Yahoo Mail USERS for the extra time it takes to answer each email!

    With this NEW and UGLY version of yahoo mail, you can't adjust it so that you have replies in PLAIN TEXT so you can edit the message that has been sent to you. . You can click on "Show original message" and then you have to click on the "EDIT" link if you want to delete spam material that was sent to you hidden in the email You can't even SEE the original sent message unless you go through these FOUR EXTRA STEPS!!! Now, every time I answer an email It takes me TWICE AS LONG. By not offering me…

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