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Changing the default font size of my emails on Yahoo Mail

Don't you know how to change the default font size of my emails on Yahoo Mail? Yahoo changed it like 1 year ago or so and now when I start writing an email the font size is extremely tiny and I have ...
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How can I turn off the new “News Feed” in Yahoo! Mail? [migrated]

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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how to recover yahoo mail account? [closed]

I had created a yahoo mail account when I was in UK but now I am back to my country, Nepal, when I try to login into that account, yahoo shows 'account temporarily locked' message and asks for ...
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My GmailDefaultMaker will not set yahoo as my default email. It worked until now

My Gmail Default Maker will not set yahoo as my default email. It worked until fine until a few days ago. I downloaded the latest version of Gmail default and it still won't work. I did not change any ...
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Yahoo Webmail - Garbled Quote Text

I've encountered a very strange problem when trying to reply to e-mail via my Yahoo Web Mail from a family member's computer. She received an e-mail from a client who is using Microsoft Outlook. ...
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Stop Firefox displaying Chinese in Yahoo Mail

Yahoo Mail is displaying Chinese (or other?) language characters on the webmail view. I tried to eliminate it by disabling all Add-ons disabled, but it still came up the same. I found that deleting ...
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What is the base64 attachment in email?

I am sending an email to little@eudyptula-challenge.org which does not accept the base64 attachment. First I attached a C file and a Makefile for Linux OS which contains simple text. The script sent ...
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Yahoo Mail's Drop-down list for log-out fails to appear

Since recently, when I try to sign out of my Yahoo Email Account from within Microsoft Internet Explorer, the pertaining drop-down list, in which there is a "Sign Out" command, does not appear when I ...
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Retrieving mail from Yahoo! Mail through Thunderbird sometimes fails: “The POP3 mail server (pop.mail.yahoo.com) does not support UIDL or XTND XLST”

Originally asked on Web Applications Stack Exchange, deleted on the original site upon request. Please don't vote to close. Once in a while, for periods of several hours to days at a time, I get the ...
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Can I use a Mail Client Since I don't like the new Yahoo webmail layout? [closed]

I hate the way new Yahoo mail looks and also hate the way it operates. It has been very difficult browsing through my emails. I dont want to change my email address so I am looking into alternatives. ...
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Why are attachments no longer downloading?

I use yahoo.com to retrieve my email (I have an att.net account). Lately I have not been able to download attachments. I click Save > Save to my Computer, and they are not (saved to my computer). I ...
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Yahoo Mail behind a watchgaurd

I'm getting the following error when I open a thread in the new Yahoo mail behind our watchguard firewall Response denied by WatchGuard HTTP Proxy. Reason: header 'Content-Type' denied ...
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Why is Outlook 2003 showing full headers in the message body area?

I am having a strange problem with Outlook 2003. It seems that random emails are not being parsed properly and Outlook shows a blank sender and blank subject, and then the full headers in the message ...
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Feasibility of transferring email from Yahoo to GMail using IMAP and PC email client

A friend of mine wants to move from Yahoo to GMail. I've had a search on the web, and most of the articles seem from some time ago and/or might not work. I wonder if anyone could comment on whether ...
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How to add yahoo mail account to outlook 2013?

I was able to sync Hotmail and Gmail accounts to Outlook 2013, But Yahoo! is giving me trouble. Kindly guide how to add Yahoo! account to Outlook 2013.
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Using Outlook 2007 for two accounts but configuring one for sending by default.

I currently use outlook 2007 to manage two email accounts, but I want to set one address so all sent emails come from that address by default. Currently all emails come in regardless of the ...
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Interaction upon deletion between Thunderbird and Yahoo webmail

I'd like to be able to delete some messages from my Inbox in Thunderbird without having those messages deleted from my Inbox on the Yahoo server. How do I reach this result ? Thank you ! Xiana
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How do I set up Yahoo! Mail or Gmail as the default email (mailto:) handler of Opera?

How do I setup Yahoo! Mail or Gmail as the default email (mailto:) handler of Opera? Right now, I can only choose between Yandex, Fastmail and Mail.ru: How do I set this, in such a way that ...
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Why is there so much spam coming from Yahoo! Mail accounts? [closed]

In the last 1-2 months, I have received spam from at least 3 or 4 friends I know with Yahoo! Mail accounts. It seems there's some systemic problem there, but I don't know what it is. Were Yahoo! Mail ...
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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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Effectively switching email accounts (Yahoo Mail to Gmail) [closed]

I have decided to ditch my Yahoo email addresses, and add a second Gmail address for my "professional" stuff (bills, college, work, etc). I am doing this because of the 2-step verification feature ...
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Yahoo Mail vulnerability resulting in emails with no subject and a single link

Lately I've gotten random emails from friends with Yahoo Mail (or sbcglobal.net, which uses Yahoo Mail) without a subject and some random URL that I'm not going to click on. At first I thought that ...
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Is it possible (anymore) to open and send Yahoo! emails in Outlook, without a plus account?

I have a variety of emails accounts, all of which I frequently use (Yahoo, Gmail, School..) What's frustrating, though, is when I need to frequently consult an account, such as my two Yahoo accounts. ...
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Prevent Sending Spam with my Yahoo Account?

Today morning I found my Yahoo Mail account sent several emails with Subject re: and this body : this is crazy you should give it a look http://www.wanews15.net/biz/?news=9080205 to all my contact ...
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Can a Yahoo employee read my email? [closed]

I have a friend who works in Yahoo and claims that he can hack into anyone's email. Is that really true? I know its a vague question but I want to know if employees of Yahoo and Google have access ...
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Yahoo IMAP Spam folder not recognized by Outlook 2007

Yahoo uses the name Bulk Mail for it's spam folder, when connecting via IMAP. However, Outlook 2007 by default uses the name Junk E-mail. So whenever I connect to my Yahoo email account with ...
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Does Outlook 2010 support IMAP push or not?

I've setup Gmail and Yahoo IMAP email accounts in Outlook 2010. When I get a new email in one of these accounts, should it get pushed automatically to my Outlook client? It seems like I can only see ...
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What are the good options for connecting Microsoft Outlook to a Yahoo email account?

I have used ypops in the past. I think that was a sort-of community-provided software that violated the Terms of service of Yahoo Mail. Has anything changed? Are there better options? This is ...
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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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How can someone send an email from my own account?

I've been receiving emails addressed to my email xxxxxxx@yahoo.com from my same email xxxxxxx@yahoo.com. In other words the from and to are the same. How is that possible? Here are the headers of the ...
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How to prevent SPAM email from Yahoo Mail?

I am receiving same SPAM from Yahoo Mail. Accounts look to be different only having 8 random characters everytime like this: hfirnybp@yahoo.com ncbfkuop@yahoo.com opaswtui@yahoo.com How to block ...
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How can I make Yahoo! Web mail the default email application?

How can I make Yahoo! Web mail the default email application on a Windows XP machine, hopefully without installing the Yahoo! Toolbar?
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Yahoo mail SMTP settings

I'm trying to send/receive my Yahoo mail with a desktop mail program (Thunderbird). Mail receiving is working fine, but not mail sending. My e-mail address is don@yahoo.co.uk and the settings I'm ...
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Yahoo Mail: Hacking, Spoofing or Malware explosion [closed]

It could be just coincidence, but in the week that my wife complains that here 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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How can I migrate mails from Yahoo! Mail to Google Apps?

We'd like to move from using Yahoo! Mail to our Google Apps account. It'd be great to be able to migrate all the mails across from the old accounts to the new. If we were using Gmail accounts this ...
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Work around for yahoo mail slowness (using 100% cpu)

My yahoo mail is very slow sometimes. When it is, I notice that IE8 is using 100% cpu. Using sysinternals process explorer I discovered the thread using all the cpu in IE8 has Flash in the ...
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How can I get a backup of my Gmail and Yahoo mails to my PC?

Is there a way to backup all mails of my Gmail and Yahoo mails to my local computer... I don't use Outlook... How can I get a backup my Gmail and Yahoo mails to my PC? Any ways...
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Is there any way to see how much space i am using in my yahoo mail [closed]

I have many thousands of emails in yahoo mail. Is there any way to see how much disk space that covers
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Mail.app with Yahoo! account

How can I use a vanilla Yahoo! account (free) with mail.app in Snow Leopard? I note that with my iPod Touch I can access my Yahoo! account without a single problem.
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Configure yahoo in outlook 2007

Hai Guys, I tried to configure yahoomail in outlook 2007 it never configured,i even used used ypops the same error ... POP failed for user ...Could not connect to smtp server...
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How can I see the “original mail” on yahoo, like gmail?

I have a mailbox on yahoo and I would like to view some email original source like gmail's option, "show original mail". Is there an option like that in yahoo? I couldn't find it.
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Thunderbird does not delete messages from the POP server

Thunderbird does not delete messages from the POP server. I am a Yahoo Plus user and I can download messages from the inbox in Thunderbird from the Yahoo POP3 server. However, I want to delete read ...
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Yahoo Mail quote original message

I use the "new" Yahoo Mail interface (which is actually about 5 years old). When replying or forwarding to a message I would like to mark the original message with '>' so you can easily distinguish ...
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Is there a Yahoo Mail “Notifier” for the Mac?

There used to be a sanctioned application which was similar to Google's Gmail Notifier, but it seems to have disappeared into the ether. I have also had no success finding a Dashboard widget for this ...