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A free email service by Yahoo!. It currently supports POP3 and IMAP.

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Remove a content from the yimg

My CV is uploaded on a website called Yimg without prior permission and I have no idea how this happened. The URL is like this: https://xa.yimg.com/kq/groups/3434348397/1898894793/name/fileName.pdf ...
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In Yahoo Mail, how can I change the “base name” of a disposable email address

In Yahoo Mail, it's possible to create "disposable" email addresses consisting of two parts, an arbitrary "base name" and a "keyword". Once set, is it possible to delete and start over with a ...
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How do I close / get rid of the right hand column in Yahoo! mail?

How do I close / get rid of the right hand column in Yahoo! mail? I've put a red box around what I want to remove. It's just using up space on the screen unnecessarily.
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Changed results from searching for a sender--no longer shows the folder name

When I search from my Yahoo! mail inbox on a specific sender or email subject, the results, which used to show the folder name each email is in, now only shows the name of my email account; for ...
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How to get @yahoo.nl instead of @yahoo.com?

I have a Twitter and recently Twitter asked me to reset my password, my email was a Yahoo mail that ended with .nl It was fake, and so I have to make an account now. However, Yahoo keeps on showing ...
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Yahoo Mail: Search knows old emails exist but they can't be shown

A family member has a problem with Yahoo Mail that is new to me. All her emails older than a couple of weeks ago no longer appear in her inbox-- sorting newest to oldest does not scroll past a certain ...
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I do not receive Yahoo Account Key on my mobile number

I did not receive the account key to my Yahoo mail. Usually, I receive but recently I did not. I have access to my mobile number but the message with account key never comes even after the page says ...
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Replies from Yahoo Mail sent from Samsung showing up in gmail account

For some reason, when I send an email from my Yahoo account from my Samsung 8+, the replies come into my Gmail account. When you look at the email reply, it clearly says "mailto:myyahooaddress" yet ...
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How to Remove a “Yahoo!” Alias?

As it can be noticed in the following Screen-Shot, I have discovered that I still have a Yahoo! Alias that I hoped that I deleted quite a while ago. I am talking about the Varada_PRADA alias. This ...
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How to remove address from suggestions in Yahoo Mail?

Here is what they write: https://help.yahoo.com/kb/SLN22244.html Click Compose. Begin entering an email address or contact in the "To"> field. When the unwanted contact appears, mouse ...
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How to copy and paste multiple email addresses into Yahoo Mail

For the new Yahoo Mail (June 2017 version), I cannot figure out a way to copy and paste multiple email addresses when composing a new email. I tried delimiting with semicolons, commas, and spaces, but ...
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Yahoo! Mail search result folder information

When I do a search in Yahoo! Mail, and click on one of the search results to read, how can I tell which folder it is in? It does not seem to show ANYWHERE!
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How to retrieve Yahoo! security questions and answers

I forgotten my Yahoo! security questions and answers, how can I get back it?
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How to disable Yahoo! Mail account key

I want to revert to just using my password again. How can I turn off the account key login with My Yahoo that requires a code to be sent to a phone? If not, send it to my Gmail address? I've tried ...
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Characters in email displayed like: =E2=80=99

I sent out an email recently that gave the wrong character representations. The email itself is a newsletter sent out through Gmail and the issue doesn't seem to happen too often. The recipient sent ...
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Why does my email have random hyperlinks where there are none?

Just to elaborate on that, I typed out an email on Word and copied it to Yahoo Mail and I noticed that one paragraph had been hyperlinked automatically! There isn't supposed to be a hyperlink there! ...
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Email redirection from old address?

I have a mildly embarassing email address :D that I made when I was 14 years old. I would like to redirect all the email from that address to my actual email. Can I redirect all my email and then ...
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How to mark all emails as read in Yahoo Mail?

When I visit Yahoo! Mail in a desktop web browser, and I am using the "full-featured" and "newest" Yahoo! Mail interface, I don't see a way to mark all emails in all folders as "read." The only ...
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Yahoo! email acts very strangely after changing password

I just changed my account password. I can log into all other service of Yahoo!. But I just cannot log into the email service. I tried to access with browser it keeps asking for password though I've ...
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Synchronising one Yahoo! email account from another Yahoo! account?

I had connected a Yahoo! email (account 1) under another Yahoo! email (account 2). I accessed account 1 almost exclusively through this connection through account 2. Apparently, during the data ...
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Can email clients still connect to Yahoo safely?

When I logged on to the Yahoo Mail web interface it said that it is recommended to disable apps from connecting to it. When I did so, Outlook was no longer able to connect. Also, Yahoo claims to be ...
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Delete duplicate Yahoo e-mail account

I have two yahoo.com e-mail accounts. I'll refer to them as old@yahoo.com and new@yahoo.com. I'm able to login to my new@yahoo.com account and receive e-mails. (I recently changed the password after ...
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Is an email first sent and then copied to the sent folder, or the other way round?

I sent an email using Yahoo Mail. Their servers are rather slow from time to time and my browser just stood still. Nothing seemed to happen (I did not get the confirmation). So I decided to log out ...
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How do I remove the “medal count” in Yahoo! Mail?

For the Rio Olympics, there is a new "medal count" table below the list of folders: It bugs me. I want it gone.
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How to recover Yahoo! mail account [duplicate]

I still remember my Yahoo! ID and password but the problem is when I login, I'm asked to provide the security question which I already forgot the answer. I don't have any other recovery ways like "...
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Move all mail messages from Outlook.com to Yahoo! Mail?

How can I move all my saved mails from Outlook to Yahoo!? Every time I highlight mails to move them to a folder, the mail will scroll back to the beginning. I have to do this over and over.
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Understanding Yahoo! Security Warnings

For the past couple of days I have been receiving emails from Yahoo! claiming they have stopped unauthorised access to my account. Someone attempted to sign in to your Yahoo! account from an app ...
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Yahoo! email address is a long string of random letters and numbers

Around 10 years ago, Yahoo! used to have this email program for minors that my mom signed me up for. Since then they have discontinued the system, while I was still a minor. Because of that, I have ...
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Missing emails in Yahoo! mail account

I am missing a few emails in my Yahoo! account. If it was sent to Spam and it deleted automatically after a week, it wouldn't delete automatically from the Trash folder as well, would it? Also, is ...
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Yahoo! emails lost

I was sent two emails to my Yahoo! account. I have checked all the folders in my Yahoo! email but have not found the emails. I know it was sent to the right email address because it had a bcc to my ...
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Yahoo! account hacked? Virus? Legitimate incoming emails are going to trash & save folders

My Yahoo! email account was working fine until I noticed an email from a co-worker bypassed my inbox all together and ended up in my trash file. I checked all my filters and blocked addresses and did ...
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How to reset forgotten Yahoo! password? [duplicate]

I forgot my Yahoo! password. I tried many times to recover it but I can’t. I called Yahoo! customer service who they said that I have to pay for it. Please help me to recover it.
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Yahoo Inbox email Preview has text which is missing in Normal view

I received a mail from a new contact and the Inbox Preview in Yahoo Web Mail shows this: I see text like Dear Sir Greeting. When I open the email to get the Normal view, there is no text ...
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How to determine email address used to subscribe to Yahoo Group?

I had a Yahoo account subscribed to a Yahoo Group. To this day I occasionally get a junk email as a subscriber to this group. I don't know what username and/or email address I used to create that ...
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Problem in logging my Yahoo! account

For the past three days, I have been unable to access my Yahoo! Mail account. The following is displayed upon each login attempt: "It seems that we can't recover your account online. Please visit ...
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If I close my Gmail account will somebody be able to register my previous mail address?

If I close (is delete an option ?) my Gmail account, will somebody be able to register using my email address and read my mails? I want to close my Gmail account but I don't want anybody to ...
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Yahoo! email signup without mobile phone [duplicate]

How do I sign up for a Yahoo! email account without a mobile phone? Can't afford one on SSD.
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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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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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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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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! ...