An American internet corporation known for a host of web services such as Yahoo Search, Yahoo Mail, Yahoo News and Yahoo Answers, just to name a few.

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How to configure the search bar over the most visited sites on the “new” page in Firefox?

I'd like to use the search bar over the most visited sites tiles on the "new tab" page in Firefox. But currently, my search requests (e.g. "test") get redirected to Yahoo! and a land on the Yahoo! ...
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Multiprotocol IM app that supports Yahoo Messenger “app passwords” with 2-step sign in?

Is there any multiprotocol IM app that supports Yahoo's "App passwords" that are used after 2-step sign in is enabled? I tried Miranda IM and Pidgin but they don't work with the app password (error: ...
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Yahoo has taken over my computer

My grandfather who recently passed away has a Samsung computer that I own now and it had a bunch of techy computer stuff on it that I hid so it isn't annoying. He had a Yahoo! account. Whenever I go ...
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SMTP blocking a legit email, no way to contact yahoo or anyone about it?

Very frequently, I have trouble emailing from Yahoo to people with their own domain. For example, when I send an email from myname@yahoo.com to someoneelse@theirowndomain.com, I'm getting a bounce ...
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Accessing domain control panel at yahoo

A friend of mine purchased a domain name about 8-9 years ago. Time came to switch hosts and change DNS settings, but we can't find where the control panel now is. Where I thought the panel is (it is ...
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I am not able to sign into yahoo messenger

The error is We can't sign you in to yahoo! Messenger. There might be a problem with your Internet connection. Make sure your computer is connected to the Internet. Click Troubleshoot to ...
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Yahoo messenger IM logs

I would just like to ask, does yahoo messenger saves im logs to my computer locally? If so, where can I find it? Or it is saved online to yahoo servers and nothing is saved locally? Thanks
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Do I have a pop-up virus?

I have a mac desktop computer about 1 year old, using current OSX... or maybe one version behind the current one. My Yahoo account was hijacked a few weeks ago for the first time in 12 years. (It ...
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How can I transfer emails from MS Outlook to Yahoo?

For the first time I use MS Outlook 2007 for Yahoo Mail and I've configured it. All of the emails have downloaded from the Yahoo server and to Outlook and as a result, the Yahoo inbox is completely ...
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Yahoo Weather Version not supported issue [closed]

I have used the yahoo weather php script which woked great.After few minutes it stopped working and showing below error .I couldn't understand why it suddenly stopped working Warning: ...
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What the “Yahoo developer YQL console virus” actually is and how to eradicate it?

For already about 3 years a computer at an office demonstrates sudden attacks of "the http://developer.yahoo.com/yql/console redirect virus" from from time to time - it starts redirecting all ...
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How do I make mailto links open in my Yahoo Mail in Chrome

When I read an email in my Yahoo Mail and click on a mailto: link it tries to open Outlook but since I don't have it installed nothing happens. I would like it to open a reply to the email in Yahoo ...
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Is it still possible to connect to Yahoo XMPP transports?

I am not able to connect to Yahoo XMPP (jabber) transports. The error message reads 'Account locked: You have been logging in too frequently. Wait a few minutes before trying to connect again. ...
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I use Yahoo in Chrome for email. How can I change Outlook from auto-starting?

My main email account is Yahoo. Whenever I click an email address in a website, it auto-starts Outlook. Can I configure Chrome to open a "compose message" window with that email address auto-filled at ...
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How to uninstall Yahoo toolbar for Firefox 15

My kids downloaded something, which installed the Yahoo toolbar. I have tried every trick I can think of, and all I can do is get the bar to not show itself. There still is a Yahoo! menu, and I think ...
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How to Remove Gmail account? [closed]

I created Gmail account and now I want to remove that. Is there such a feature in Gmail? What about Yahoo user accounts?
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What causes a link to not go through after a user clicks on it?

I'm using Firefox in OS X on a MacBook. Lately, I've tried clicking some links on the Yahoo main page only to be redirected to a blank white page that says "Bad Syntax". Is this the link or the ...
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removing yahoo as browser

I never use Yahoo. Therefore I removed it like explained by Firefox itself. I did it several times. yes, I clicked on 'ok'. It does not work. yahoo and other browsers like Babylon and Bing keep on ...
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how can I uninstall NGINX because it causes havoc with my yahoo homepage

I am using windows 7 for pc. How can I remove NGINX? It's interfering with my access to e-mail.
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Cannot access Yahoo Mail

My wife's Yahoo mail account is acting weird. She can login to Yahoo and change account settings, etc: login.yahoo.com. We've changed her password. Weirdly, she cannot access yahoo mail: ...
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Why is it auto spell check isn't enabled for Title/Subject

I have noticed that both Firefox/Outlook don't have auto spell check for the subject text box of emails. For Firefox, I am referring to Yahoo web mail. The subject is supposed to contain texts, then ...
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Yahoo sub accounts with Thunderbird

I hava an account on Yahoo (eg. myname@yahoo.com) with several sub accounts (sub1@myname.com, sub2@myname.com) I am trying to access these accounts using thunderbird with no success. Have tried: ...
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How do I setup Yahoo Small Business mail to I can send email from OSX Mail?

I've tried setting up Yahoo Small Business email account in OSX Mail, and so far I can receive but cannot send email. For outgoing email I use the following settings: Server: smtp.bizmail.yahoo.com ...
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Excel Import From Web Not Finding Tables

I am trying to import data from Yahoo Fantasy Football sites using Excel Import from Web. But it is not recognizing the primary data table on the Page. There is no little yellow arrow next to the ...
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How can a hacker access a Yahoo account? [closed]

I talked to someone today who had an interesting issue: After clicking on a link in his Yahoo mailbox, all persons in his address book got spam from him. What happened? Has his computer been hacked ...
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Thunderbird keep retrieving all Yahoo emails from the pop server

Thunderbird suddenly retrieves all my 2000+ emails from the Yahoo pop server every time I check my mail. My account setting is to have the mails stored on the server until I delete them.
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How to find out on how many Web sites a word or phrase occurs?

For many search queries, especially those with phrases in quotation marks ("), search engines often state a very wrong number of search results on the first results page. E.g., For query "my house ...
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how to run multiple instances of yahoo messenger? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Run Yahoo Messenger in multiple instances I want to run multiple Yahoo Messenger instances for different user on the same machine. Is there any way to do that?
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Notifier for Gmail, Yahoo, and Facebook

Is there any notifier that supports Gmail, Yahoo, and Facebook? I want it to notify me about new emails on Yahoo and Gmail, and new Facebook notifications. System: Windows 7 (64 bit)
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Java games applet not connecting to Yahoo

I am trying to play a Y! game which use a java applet. The applet displays the message: Alert. Unable to connect to server. One of four things could have caused this: 1) You are behind a firewall. ...
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Firefox Add-on Will Not Uninstall Completely

Symptom An Add-on is still listed in Add-On Manager-Extensions, after it has been uninstalled and Firefox restarted. No matter how many times Firefox is restarted, the listing is still visible, ...
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can't use yahoo.co.uk mail with apple mail

When I try and set this up in Apple Mail it says it cannot connect to the server
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Applications for voice chat [closed]

What are some alternatives to Skype, Yahoo, Google, for Voice Chat?
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Can't install yahoo messenger on windows xp

I am trying to install Yahoo Messenger 10 on windows xp but it never finish. It create a GLBD6.tmp and it use 100% CPU. Any ideas why?
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Saving Yahoo or Google video chat

how can I save a video chat done using Yahoo Messenger or Gmail.?
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Yahoo has taken over my firefox [closed]

Yahoo has taken over my firefox. No tools, no extension manager, no way to delete yahoo
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Yahoo! Mail Notification in Ubuntu

I have installed the following: sudo apt-get install mail-notification sudo apt-get install mail-notification-evolution sudo apt-get install fetchyahoo sudo apt-get install getlive and ...
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Yahoo toolbar and local sites (e.g. Intranet)

We have local sites running on IIS in regular MS Windows network. User base has IE, FireFox and Chrome. Local sites are isolated by host headers and DNS record created for the common IP accordingly. ...
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Yahoo Messenger vs. UAC

Lately I've been needing to play with limiting user rights on some machines, UAC is turned on. We use Vista, and we also use Yahoo Messenger. When I use Yahoo Messenger as an Administrator, ...
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Yahoo! Messenger problem with secure HTTP connection after installing FreeVPN or Astrill

I installed FreeVPN to access a site restricted only to the USA. I uninstalled it some time later and am using astrill.com some times. Either since installing FreeVPN or Astrill, I cannot login with ...
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Yahoo Mail forwarding?

Is there any way to have my Yahoo Mail forwarded to another email address, without getting Yahoo Mail plus?
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How to change Yahoo Messenger 10 status?

How do I change the Yahoo Messenger 10 status according to the music that is playing? I tried all the software I found. Most of them are old and not compatible with Yahoo Messenger 10. And as a music ...
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m.www.yahoo.com - an illusion (subdomain subdomain)? or something stranger

I just noticed this URL as I checked my yahoo account (secondary, yay gmail). I've never seen a URL like this with a string before the www. Is this an illusion (the www is a subdomain that just ...