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Something fishy happening with my Yahoo mail account [on hold]

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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Change the name on yahoo account without entering a postcode?

I've circled the name I want to change, and the link which brings up the page to change it Then after clicking the "update your contact information" above. I get the page below I can change the ...
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How to select all messages that contain the same string in Yahoo Mail

I need to select all the messages in my inbox that I got from Facebook, in my Yahoo! Mail account I would like to select all the messages that contain the string "book" in the subject field for ...
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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 shows 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 ...
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How can I view the subject of an email when replying in Yahoo Mail?

I clicked reply and am typing an email, and it just shows the from and the to, but no subject. How can I view the subject? (I'm on a slow laptop and have lots of tabs, and I’m not that keen on more ...
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Does Yahoo Mail truly enforce the 1 TB limit? If so, what happened to users having more than 1 TB?

According to this article (October 8, 2013), Yahoo is reducing the amount of free storage it gives users of its email service from "unlimited" to 1 terabyte: "We're moving to 1TB because ...
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Yahoo account hacked [duplicate]

Someone hacked my account and changed all my info ( it means also the alternate mail address and phone number, and of course password). I have valuable data in my emails that I really need. How can I ...
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What do I do when Yahoo asks for my cell number but I don’t have one?

I was making a Yahoo account so I can email my teacher my assignment, and then it asked for my cell number. I'm 16 year old and I don't have a cellphone. I won’t see my teacher for 3 weeks because ...
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How can I fix a WiseStamp signature who disappears from Yahoo mail?

I have one problem to bring to your kind attention and I hope that you'll know the answer and thus help me. Well, it is about WiseStamp, I have been used it in the past, so I am quite familiar to it. ...
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Selecting/Moving all messages in Inbox on Yahoo! Mail

I am looking for an efficient way to move all of my messages (more than 50.000) in Inbox to another folder in Yahoo! Mail. When I try in new version to Select All, only visible messages are selected, ...
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How to send automatic emails to groups in Yahoo mail

I need help to setup my Yahoo email to send automatic emails to different groups periodically and automatically. Is there a way to this from within the client?
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Prevent Yahoo! to ask me again about changing the theme

After the latest design changes (Metro style) when going to Y!Mail page, Yahoo asks me two things: to upgrade change my browser (I click "Continue without upgrading"): to personalize my inbox ...
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New Yahoo Mail interface unread messages not shown in bold

As you may have noticed Yahoo Mail's new interface is now a lot like Gmail. I like it, however the unread messages is not showing in bold font. There doesn't seem to be an option to change this in ...
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Show Yahoo profile picture in Gmail inbox

How can I make my Yahoo profile picture visible in Gmail? When I send an e mail from Yahoo to Gmail, I cannot see any profile picture next to my email address. Here is an example photo from Gmail. I ...
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How to forward mail from Yahoo Mail TO Gmail [duplicate]

Looking to forward all mail that my Yahoo account receives and send it straight to my Gmail account to consolidate. How can this be done?
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How to insert an inline image from URL in Hotmail and Yahoo

How do you add an inline image from a URL in Hotmail and Yahoo? Gmail allows it simply by: https://support.google.com/mail/answer/148408
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How do I get my old Yahoo emails to my new fastmail account?

I'm moving from yahoo mail after being with them for 10+ years. I have their plus service, so I can use pop/imap to move my messages (and my current ones are being forwarded now). My problem is that I ...
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In the new Yahoo! Mail interface (basic version), how do I 'select all' messages currently shown?

I was recently forced to switch to the "new" Yahoo! Mail from the Yahoo! Mail Classic interface, which I used for a long time. (I chose the "basic" version of the "new" interface, not the "Full ...
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Unable to send mail from Yahoo mail account using any browser

The incoming mails are received as usual but I’m unable to send mail from Yahoo mail account. While trying to send any mail from my Yahoo account, I am getting the blank screen. Only thing is the ...
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Importing contacts and emails from Yahoo to Gmail

How do I import ALL contacts and emails from Yahoo to Gmail in one go, if there is no "Accounts/Import" tab? Is there an easy work around?
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Yahoo mail password recovery

I have this situation where I can only access my yahoo e-mail account on my iPhone. However I forgot my password and I have no back-up solution to this situation; My secondary email is no longer ...