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How to see emails that were bounced off my yahoo email?

I never check my Yahoo email, and it seems like many emails were getting bounced off it. I've taken the measures to re-activate it, however I don't have access to those emails that were bounced off. ...
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Downloading all my Yahoo! Mail to my desktop computer

I've a free Yahoo! Mail account nearing 300 emails and I want to download the mail to my computer. I also have a backup of the emails in my another Gmail account. Is there something in Yahoo! Mail ...
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How can I select all unread messages on the new version of Yahoo Mail?

A friend tells me on the old Yahoo Mail she used to use an option to select all unread mail in order to delete them all. But in the new Yahoo Mail interface this option doesn't seem to exist. But is ...
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Yahoo Mail now pops up an “Add Requests” tab when I log in. How do I stop that from happening?

Just within the past day or two, whenever I log into Yahoo Mail and click on Inbox, it automatically opens and displays a new tab on top of my Inbox, called "Add Requests": It is extremely ...
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Why has my Yahoo Mail account been compromised?

I found a post regarding Yahoo Mail "Strongly Believed to Be Compromised", and it was exactly my case. I logged into my Yahoo mail account from China and I received a security alert stating ...
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What happens to my old email username after I close down my account?

What happens to my web based email (i.e. Gmail, Yahoo) username after I completely close down my account? Is the username I closed down made available to new users or is it retired for good?
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Creating folders in Gmail like Yahoo! does

Can we create folders in Gmail the same way as it happens in Yahoo!? Gmail provides the "label" feature but Yahoo! folders easily separates the messages as categorized.
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Yahoo! email account is sending spam to my old contacts, what do I do?

An old Yahoo! email account of mine is sending out viagra spam and advertisements to all the contacts in that account's address book. I'm not the one getting spammed, my friends are. A friend ...
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Yahoo Mail “Strongly Believed to Be Compromised”

When I went to log into my Yahoo Mail account, Yahoo stated that it strongly believed that my account had been compromised. I'm not sure how it happened. My guess is that Yahoo was hacked. I reset ...
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Is there a way to filter messages into a certain folder in Yahoo! Mail?

Is there a way to filter messages into a certain folder in Yahoo! Mail (much similar to what is available in Gmail)?
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How Yahoo Mail login page could store cookie on some different path on user's system?

Some time ago in Yahoo Mail's login page, there was an option to keep signature as text or image on user's system. So even after user logged out and come back again, can see the signature on the same ...
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Bulk removing future-dated e-mail from Yahoo! account

My Yahoo! email account gets a lot of e-mails "from the future" (i.e. spam) that has the sent date in year 2038. How do I easily remove these kind of e-mails? (there are several thousand of them and ...
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Free email portal with forwarding feature [closed]

I'm looking for a free email portal that supports forwarding my mail to my main email for free. What are some good solutions? Gmail doesn't work because all the memorable email addresses under 10 ...
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Why is Gmail using Yahoo! Mail certificates?

I just got an error in Firefox 4 when trying to log into Gmail: mail.google.com is using an invalid certificate This certificate is only valid for *.mail.yahoo.com mail.yahoo.com I use ...
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How can I delete a Yahoo account permanently?

I have an account of Yahoo mail. I forgot my password and also I forgot my security question and answer for recovery. It's so important for me to delete my account now because someone is abusing my ...
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Security of a Yahoo! ID Beyond Passwords?

I would just like to ask if there's a way to secure my Yahoo! ID information beyond passwords? What I mean is for example, Google has implemented a 2-way verification wherein, after a Google account ...
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Importing contacts from Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail and Facebook [closed]

I need to import my contacts from Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail and Facebook and many more. I am aware of the Google APIs. Are there any libraries which allow me to import all the contacts or should I dirty ...
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How to retrieve deleted spam mails

I received an important mail in the spam folder and just as I hit the delete button, I realized its importance, Can I restore this mail ? Notice that I use Yahoo mail.
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Removing the body content of emails when I compose a reply

Every time I want to reply to an email, the main text in the body appears preloaded in the composition window. How can I disable it?
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How can I whitelist a domain in Yahoo Mail?

As you know we can add some emails in Yahoo Contacts to receive their emails in our inbox. Usually I receive email from different people from the same domain, for example: p1@example.com, ...
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Yahoo Mail classifies Email sent from my account to myself as Spam

I create a new account in Yahoo Mail. All was jolly good for a while until I (for some strange reasons) email myself a list of things to do. The email is sent successfully after asking me to verify ...
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Yahoo mail searching not working anymore

I am not sure that this forum is the right place to ask the following question, so I apologize in advance: Did you notice that the search mechanism from Yahoo mail is no more working? That is, the ...
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How to check if somebody else is signing to my Yahoo account

I have Hotmail/Yahoo/GMail email accounts. How to check if somebody else is logging in to my email accounts? I mean Sometimes I send offline message to my Yahoo Messenger but when I log in to my yahoo ...
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Import Yahoo! Mail and contacts to Gmail without Y! Mail Plus

I don't have Yahoo! Mail Plus so when I tried to import from Gmail as someone else has it doesn't work for me and I get migration errors. Only a month's worth of email is imported after I tried to ...
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Viagra website spam mail

My email yahoo account is picking random people from my email address book and sending them a link to a website to a site for Viagra pills and other pills that treat the same thing. I'm getting emails ...
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How can I forward multiple email at once on Yahoo!7 Mail?

My sister asked me if she can forward 40 emails in one go. She uses Yahoo!7. I had a look and it seems to me that there is no option like that... Any idea how to deal with such a request?
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Sending mail with images in to Yahoo accounts

Hey guys. Has anyone had problems over the past few days with Yahoo Mail not showing images? I have a template that is fine for all the big clients that has been worked on quite extensivly that has ...
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Keyboard shortcut to unmark all emails in Yahoo! Mail

We can mark all emails using keyboard shortcut Ctrl + A in Yahoo! Mail. Are there any keyboard shortcut to unmark all emails? Edit ...
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Yahoo Mail: Hacking, Spoofing or Malware explosion

It could be just coincidence, but in the week that my wife complains that her account has been 'hacked', I receive dodgy emails from most of the people I know who still use Yahoo accounts. When my ...
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Yahoo email transliteration from English to Thai

Someone asked me if he could email from Yahoo-mail using transliteration from english to Thai (i know this is possible in Gmail). I couldn't convince him to change his email to gmail, (not being very ...
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How do I view an HTML email, in plain text, using Yahoo Mail?

For development purposes, I need to view an HTML email as plain text, using Yahoo Mail. How do I do that?
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How can I find out why Yahoo classifies my mail as spam?

I've a Yahoo! email account and when sending emails from my company to it, they always at first get into Spam. It's not about that I can't find the "No spam" buttons, but whenever someone from our ...
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How do I check my available storage in Yahoo Mail?

I want to know how much I have used from my storage and how much I have left. Where can I see that?
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Any way to access Yahoo! Mail if it is blocked?

A relative asked me this because access to Yahoo! Mail is disabled at work. I suggested that signing up Yahoo! Plus for $20/year to have POP3/SMTP access, then use Gmail or Outlook to access Yahoo!. ...
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How can I permanently delete my Yahoo mail account?

How can I permanently delete a Yahoo mail account? Also, what will happen to any messages sent to this address?
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Is there a way to forward my Yahoo mail to my Gmail account without paying?

I looked around a little bit on Yahoo and it looks like if I upgrade, I can forward my email. But I'm a cheapskate and I hate checking different accounts. Is there anything I can do?
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How can I forward email from an old account to my new GMail account?

I have an old Yahoo mail account on which I still get a few emails, now and then - but I now primarily use GMail. Is there a way for me to automatically forward or fetch emails from that account so ...
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Yahoo Mail Does Not Have HTTPS

Why is Yahoo Mail behind in security? They don't support HTTPS yet. Gmail and many others do. I'm shocked that Yahoo still doesn't have HTTPS. Why is this? What is the logic behind not supporting ...