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Is Yahoo! POP3 server dead?

Does anybody know if pop.mail.yahoo.com:995 is down as of last week? I always get "Connection reset by peer" message from it now, and I can't find any information about any configuration change on ...
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Access Gmail from Yahoo! mail

How can someone access their Gmail account from Yahoo! mail? I am having lots of trouble in accessing my Gmail. If anyone knows the solution kindly help me for this?
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Yahoo Mail App for ios [on hold]

Since three days i am trying hard to get yahoo mail app for my ios but i am not able to get success as still i am not having yahoo mail app for my ios. So, can anyone help me with the answer regarding ...
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Yahoo! email signup without mobile phone

How do I sign up for a Yahoo! email account without a mobile phone. Can't afford one on SSD. Is Yahoo! discriminatory towards the disabled, elderly, and poor?
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Registering new Yahoo account shows verification failed

I am trying to register a new Yahoo mail account, but after filling all details, Yahoo asked for a verification and gave me few character and whenever I enter those character and press enter it shows ...
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Someone signed in to Google services using my Yahoo email. What should I do now?

I don't remember having my Yahoo email used in any of Google services, but today someone just signed in using my Yahoo e-mail. I might just did use Google services with Yahoo email a long time ago. ...
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How to recover a Yahoo account?

Someone was hacked, the hacker changed the password, we tried resetting it. Yahoo says: Looks like we can't recover your account online. Please visit our help site to get back in. What now? We ...
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Unable to access Yahoo Mail without phone number

I have my Yahoo account. I know my password and ID but when I try to access it, it requires my phone number. Unfortunately that phone number been lost. I haven’t linked it on my other Yahoo mail ...
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Yahoo mail recipient (To) field problem when pressing ALT+@

When I want to send an e-mail in Yahoo mail, and I want to enter recipient's e-mail address, I have a problem. When I come to the the point when I need to insert @ sign and I press Alt+@ on a keyboard ...
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How to filter out exact phrases in an email filter?

I'm getting a bunch of spam emails along the lines of "Iphone, Get our new loans", "Iphone, subscribe to magazine" from completely different senders every single time, but the title is always a ...
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Yahoo Business Mail not saving emails sent through SMTP (though webmail works fine)

I've purchased a Yahoo Small Business Mail package, added a domain name, created an e-mail account, and configured it in Outlook on my computer. When I send out a test email to another @yahoo.com ...
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Are Yahoo mail TLDs interchangeable?

I forgot my Gmail password a few weeks ago. During the recovery process, it demands a backup email ID, which is from my Yahoo account. I had registered it as a yahoo.com address, but I am not getting ...
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Is there a way to disable the ads in Yahoo Mail? Is there a plug-in or something?

I understand that the ads keep Yahoo! mail free. But, when they play on the right side of the browser window or change, the actions disrupt my typing when I am entering a long message on my computer. ...
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How to replace the phone number in my Yahoo account?

How to replace the mobile phone number in my Yahoo email?
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Why is Yahoo telling me to pay $100 to unlock my hacked email account?

I got locked out of my email after someone in Houston, Texas hacked into it. I called a number for Yahoo that no one else can seem to find and they told me that I had to pay $100 because my Yahoo ...
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Yahoo Mail Cannot Send Mail

I'm using Yahoo Mail several years over the Web Interface. Now i can't send any mails to any address, it always says Message can't be send. I'm only using less than 1% of my storage, what is the ...
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How to change size of column in Yahoo Mail

I tried to change the size of column when I view my mail, because the name of the sender too small. In Setting there is no option to change this while viewing email. Is it possible? And if yes, how?
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How to mark over 17 thousand email messages read at once?

I have over 17,000 unread Email messages in my Yahoo Mail inbox. I tried to set all them as read by selecting (Select All) and Then (More>Mark as read (Keyboard Shortcut: K)) but, it only marks less ...
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How do I attach a Google Doc to a Yahoo e-mail

I need to attach a Google Doc to a Yahoo e-mail. When I click on the attachment icon, it takes me to Google drive, but it won't attach the file. What am I doing wrong?
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Something fishy happening with my Yahoo mail account [closed]

Today, I'm not receiving any emails sent to my Yahoo mail account. The senders receive a MAILER-DAEMON failure notice telling them that the message couldn't be sent "to the following address". But ...
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Forgot my Yahoo! mail password

I forgot my Yahoo! mail password and I am very interested in accessing and maintaining my Yahoo! mail account because it contains a lot of data since 2003. What can I do to recover or change my Yahoo! ...
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Some Yahoo mails in Thunderbird (IMAP) will be marked “not junk” immediately after marking them as “junk”

I have a standard Yahoo mail account set up with IMAP in Thunderbird (currently using version 38.1.0). I've been having this problem with earlier version of Thundbird too. It just didn't bother me ...
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Yahoo Mail is not allowing the entry of Polish letters

In Polish we have letters that need a dot over Z for example. I am able to type them using the keyboard as Alt + z to yield ż. I can write it anywhere else but within the Yahoo Mail text. When I ...
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Yahoo Mail Message-ID header

Usually the Message-ID header from a specific sender that uses a yahoo email account is like this: Message-ID: <1415953854.62001.YahooMailNeo@web172504.mail.ir2.yahoo.com> And comes along ...
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Access Yahoo email from another country

I use Yahoo email all the time in the USA. Now I have come to my homeland. When I try to access my account, it wants me to send a code in SMS but the problem is I am outside USA and my mobile line is ...
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How do I turn off keyboard shortcuts in Yahoo! Mail?

I have a big problem with writing mail in Polish because all diacritic symbols are achieved by right alt+letter and this interferes with Yahoo shortcuts. Is there a more convenient way than editing ...
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Yahoo Email Autofill

When using yahoo's email service, I found that it will autofill emails of people not in my contacts list, and moreover people I've never even contacted. I know that I can remove these individually ...
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How to permanently get rid of the Yahoo Extension overlay

For about a week now, every time I log in to Yahoo Mail from Chrome an overlay appears asking me to install an extension, in order to “get the full Yahoo experience in Chrome”. How do I get rid of it ...
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Changing the default font size of my emails on Yahoo Mail

Don't you know how to change the default font size of my emails on Yahoo Mail? Yahoo changed it like 1 year ago or so and now when I start writing an email the font size is extremely tiny and I have ...
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How can I turn off the new “News Feed” in Yahoo! Mail?

This feature was added for US users in December 2014 and manifests itself as a red blinking number in the top left tab navigation.
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Yahoo! Mail - Cannot access account

I have a Yahoo email account. I know my password. I know all the answers to my all my secret questions. When I try to login, Yahoo demands that I verify access through an alternate email account. ...
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How to use a folder in Yahoo mail?

When I created a folder in my Yahoo mail is there any way to save mails from a particular address in that folder automatically? and is there any way to encrypt a folder?
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Yahoo approving spam SPF to be sent from another email server

I have a friend with a Yahoo mail account. She noticed that friends are receiving emails from her that contain spam links. I looked at the header for the email and it's clear that the emails didn't ...
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Is there a way to delete all Yahoo mail at once?

Yahoo mail allows you to scroll down to load more emails in batches of 50-100, but with thousands of emails, this becomes very time consuming. Is there a way to select all email in the inbox at once ...
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Do Google, Yahoo, Microsoft read Dropbox links?

When a link to a Dropbox file or folder is sent by gmail, outlook.com or yahoo mail, is the content in the link read (i.e. processed) by Google or the other providers software?
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Permanently enable plain text mode in Yahoo! Mail

The last button (icon) in the image below is Switch to Plain Text mode. It fits perfectly with my needs. How can I permanently switch to plain text mode? (If there is no such feature, I guess I ...
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How to unlock and change Yahoo Mail password?

I have a Yahoo Mail account that I forgot the password of. (I use it mostly because of Flickr.) I tried changing it, but they have a bug that doesn't matter what password you put it you get an error: ...
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In Yahoo Mail, can I create subfolders?

I would like to create subfolders for additional organization options ie, Kids, having the following sub folders: education sports etc. The number of folders that I use is becoming cumbersome to ...
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Cannot delete batches of mail in Yahoo! (they just show as crossed out)

I am having a problem deleting mail in Yahoo! I clicked select all and delete, and it just crossed them out. Now, if I type Twitter into the search, I see all those emails, most of which I want to ...
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How do I view headers in Yahoo Mail?

I am looking to view headers but I see no option Where is that option?
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Failing to delete my account [duplicate]

I want to permanently delete my facebook account, but it doesn't allow me despite me putting in the correct password! Kindly help me
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How to automatically reject emails from email addresses?

In my Yahoo! account I get a lot of spam emails. They are automatically moved in Spam folder. But it's very annoying to delete the spam emails, so that's why I want to automatically reject such ...
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How to clear Yahoo Mail recent searches

In the current version of Yahoo Mail, when you focus on the search field, a drop-down list appears with the latest searches made. Is it possible to clear this list? And if yes, how?
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Delete unread Yahoo email from a particular sender

I have a Yahoo email account that I do not use much anymore. I have subscribed to a number of list servers that send daily email to that account. Over time (years) a huge number of unread emails have ...
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How to Hide Left Panel of Yahoo Mail

I would like to hide the left panel of Yahoo Mail which normally contains Inbox, Draft, Sent, Folders, etc. in order to enjoy of a larger working space. Notice that I need to toggle its visibility but ...
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Can't receive mails on Yahoo

The Yahoo mail got hacked, he managed to reset the password and got it back. Since then, he can no longer receive mails, he gave me his password, I'm logged in trying to fix it. He's using the free ...
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How to transfer contacts from Yahoo to Gmail?

How do I transfer all my contact addresses from Yahoo mail to Gmail? I have checked gmail and can't find a contact or address directory for my contacts.
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In modern email apps, how to automatically include the recipient's name in the text?

For example, I have contacts "John Smith" and "Marry Jones". When I send email to them at the same time, I want to have unique greeting words for different people. For example, "Dear John, " then is ...
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In Yahoo Mail, how can I search through folders?

I have a folder with 1000s of emails. I'm looking for a particular email from 2011 I Know is in this folder. When I try to search, Yahoo automatically redirects to my inbox, and searches the inbox. ...
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Does Yahoo! have sub email addresses like Gmail?

I know that with Gmail they have sub-addressing, which they call plus addressing, and you can enter myaddress+anythingelse@gmail.com and it will be sent to myaddress@gmail.com and tell you it was sent ...