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

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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 will ...
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Move sent emails from Outlook to Yahoo server

I have a Yahoo email account on Outlook Express which uses POP3. I want to know how to upload all the emails I have in my sent folder to Yahoo server since now I want to manage my emails with IMAP. I ...
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Can one disable message truncation in Yahoo mail?

Currently, Yahoo mail presents only the beginning of long emails followed by the message: This message has been truncated on the left hand side and a Show Full Message button on the right hand side. ...
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How to remove recovery/default email addresss

Someone has been trying to access my Yahoo Mail account through password recovery. I changed the password, so this is no longer a problem, but as I was going through "I forgot my password" recovery ...
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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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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 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 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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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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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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Can I forward an email without a recipient?

I seem to have somehow forwarded an email to myself, but there's no recipient! I don't understand what I did, and I can't replicate the behavior. Does anyone know what's going on? This is not a case ...
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Why doesn't Yahoo Mail let you delete "base name"?

I know Yahoo Mail doesn't let you, but why not? This isn't rocket science!!! Create, use, edit, or delete disposable email addresses in Yahoo Mail | Yahoo Help - SLN28338 Disposable email addresses ...
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Retain formatting when pasting into Gmail & Yahoo Mail on Firefox

I tend to write somewhat complex responses to friends that include bold and italics as well as font size and color changes (not available here?). I take my time and do it offline using Word or ...
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How can I delete an old Yahoo account?

When I send or forward an email it sends it from an old Yahoo account that I never use. I have been unable to delete the account and the email bounces back.
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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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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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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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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 versions of Thunderbird too. It just didn't bother me ...
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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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I have a Yahoo email account that just got hacked and now I can't send out emails

I have a Yahoo email account that just got hacked as someone used it to send spam to many of my contacts. I just changed my password. I've been trying to send emails to a few contacts that we're ...
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using Yahoo Messenger to send SMS

When using Yahoo Messenger to send SMS, I get: Sorry, but Yahoo! Messenger is currently unavailable. Please try again later. I receive this error message after step three below: To send SMS ...
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Filter emails on command with Yahoo! Mail?

I know you can set filters for certain emails by right-clicking on them, clicking "filter emails like this", and filling out the form. But, that does nothing to existing emails. Is there a way for me ...
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Yahoo Bizmail import contacts list into email clients

My company abc.com has signed up with Yahoo Business Email. Everyone in my company is assigned an email address user1@abc.com, user2@abc.com ... etc. I have a few questions: It is required that user1 ...
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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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Changing Yahoo! keyboard shortcuts

I want to specifically change the "Delete" shortcut. I have the Chromebook and there is no Delete key, the Backspace won't delete the e-mails, and I don't feel pressing Shift + # Is there a ...
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Can Yahoo! Mail accounts use a 2FA code generator?

I would like to set up 2-factor authentication for an old Yahoo! account and @yahoo.com email address. Specifically the "code generator"-type Time-based One-Time Password (TOTP) based on RFC ...
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Is there a way to switch off this Yahoo feature/bug of it mixing up emails?

This is a longstanding Yahoo bug of mixing up emails when it tries grouping them. Is there a way to turn off this grouping of emails? (as yahoo clearly messes it up) I sent three completely different ...
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Recover yahoo.ca account registered with a land-line phone

I have an old yahoo.ca email account registered long ago with our landline phone number - my memory is that you used to be able to have them call the line with the confirmation code read to you, or ...
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Cannot copy and paste in Yahoo!

When I highlight bcc from the email that was sent earlier - copy - paste some of the emails addresses turn pink, and the email is not being sent to that recipient. Any suggestions?
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Is it still possible to create mail aliases in yahoo mail?

I can see search results for it on google but they're pointing to non-existant help pages on the official yahoo help websites, I think the functionality has been dropped. I tried sending myself an ...
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How to send an automated response to a blocked email in Yahoo!

I am currently using Yahoo! mail. Once I block someone, I don't receive an email from them. However, I want to send an automated reply to them as well to let them know that I have not received the ...
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Poorly formatted emails when forwarded from Yahoo! account to Gmail

My wife uses a Yahoo! account and will often forward emails to my Gmail account. When I get the emails they generally contain sparse text (multiple empty lines) and links/images are missing. Is there ...
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Delete Yahoo mail top contact and suggested searches

I need to know how to delete Yahoo mail top contact and suggested searches in Yahoo search bar.
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If my Yahoo mail is unused for years, will someone be able to register my previous mail address?

I signed for Yahoo mail, and made a Facebook account using it years ago. I suffered a head injury, which made my memory really bad. Now, I have no way of remembering that email address, and that FB ...
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How to either disable account key or update information in Yahoo

I have Yahoo mail and lost the cell phone that was registered to receive the code to sign into my email instead of using the password. I just keep getting into this endless circuit and cannot update ...
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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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Access Yahoo email from another country without SMS verification

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 to get yahoo to make my old email address available again? (I closed it but now I need it back)

I closed my yahoo email account and unfortunately now I need access to it because I'm trying to regain access to my old Twitter account which was associated with it. Twitter tells me that the ONLY way ...
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Yahoo dail is blurred out

I am wondering if anyone has seen this before. Using a browser (have tried Chrome and IE) the email list is blurred out. Cannot read, delete or navigate when this occurs. Thanks in advance.