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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 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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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 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 to get saved password from POP3 account in Gmail?

I have set up a POP3 mail account (Yahoo) in Gmail to send and receive my Yahoo messages from there. Everything works, so obviously I saved my password for the account somewhere in Gmail. I want to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 the functionality of email forwarding from an old address to new one exist?

I've had one email address on Yahoo for several years and I want to make a new Yahoo email address. I do have many contacts currently. The obvious, but slower way of letting my contacts know about my ...
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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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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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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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Yahoo email account was used to send spams

My yahoo email account was sending spams at about 6:40pm today. I immediately updated my password. I also checked "Recent Login Activity", but all recorded locations and IP addresses from 4:47 PM ...
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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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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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Can I easily search for starred / flagged messages across all folders in Yahoo Mail?

I am trying to find functionality in Yahoo Mail which is similar to what Gmail and Outlook allow for "starred" or "flagged" messages. I would like to be able to star / flag a message, and then easily ...
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How do I view headers in yahoo mail? (No option in More menu!)

I am looking to view headers but I see no option Where is that option?
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Yahoo filing from Inbox

For the past 2 weeks, I've been trying to organize my folders in Yahoo. I go to my Inbox, select a sender from my emails and file said emails in their appropriate folder. I then select a different ...
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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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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 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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When I login in Yahoo Mail, I am logged out automatically from Messenger. How to stop that?

When I login in Yahoo Mail, I am logged out automatically from Messenger (the real one). That's because I appear in Yahoo Mail Chat list. How to stop that, that is how to stop being logged out from ...
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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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Change my Y!Messenger avatar in the online Y!Mail application

I am on the Yahoo! Mail page where the Yahoo! Messenger online application is opened. The url looks like https://us-mg6.mail.yahoo.com/neo/launch?.rand=... How can I change my avatar?
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Is there a way to export Yahoo! emails and contacts to my computer?

Yahoo! is starting to get aggressive about asking for my mobile phone number and I absolutely refuse to give it to them. It's already required for new accounts, and now they're trying to get old ...
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Unable to send to this email address in Yahoo! mail

I'm on the non classic interface (the standard gui) I tried to send an email to users-digest-subscribe@httpd.apache.org. The email address is valid and I'm able to send to it via another client or ...
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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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Do email services send sender's IP address?

If I'm going to receive/send email through Gmail/Hotmail/Yahoo, would I be able to see the IP of the sender? I know there's nothing to do with the IP but would it give away the location from where I'm ...
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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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Search and sort emails in the spam folder of Yahoo Mail?

In Yahoo Mail, i am checking the emails in my spam folder, just in case that some emails have been mistaken as spam. But in the spam folder, the emails are sorted by their "nominal" receiving times, ...
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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 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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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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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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Yahoo! Mail is not letting me attach files to send… [closed]

Yahoo! Mail is not letting me attach files to send. This problem started suddenly and inexplicably on 18 October 2011. I have tried multiple browsers. I have tried re-installing browsers. I have ...
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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 ...