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My computer plays audio even when I don't have any programs open [duplicate]

This has happened to me twice, the first time being a Spanish video and the second time being very weird noises and talking. I don't know why but it's probably a virus even though I don't download ...
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Is there a way to sync my Outlook web calendar with my Outlook 2019 desktop calendar?

This is the problem, I've sync my yahoo mail in outlook.com and in the desktop app but I can't sync the outlook.com calendar with the Outlook 2019 desktop calendar, I have events in outlook.com ...
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What's wrong with my Xfinity comcast internet access?

My internet provider is Comcast Xfinity and the plan is ~100 Mbp download speed. When using wifi, I can still get ~40-45 Mbp. However, while I have no issue with streaming and all internet access, I ...
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My business email suddenly goes into spam with majority of people I email for the first time

The email that I use in the business correspondence goes to the spam (Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo) for the majority of people that I email for the first time. To be clear, I am not involved in any kind of ...
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Yahoo web-based email is truncating characters

I'm not sure why Yahoo web-based email is truncating characters. See below the output of a raw message. Is there a way to prevent this? X-Mailer: WebService/1.1.14680 YMailNorrin Mozilla/5.0 (...
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0x8007042b error when adding yahoo or gmail accounts to Windows 10 Mail and Calendar app

There's a similar thread from 2015 How to solve error 0x8007042b while connecting a Google account on Windows 10? here but none of the answers worked. The manual method of adding accounts doesn't work ...
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Yahoo is spamming my server e-mail despite 10/10 rating

All my customer's e-mails that use my e-mail server is going to spam. Despite the e-mail having 10/10 rating, having all the SPF and DKIM records configured correctly. Despite yahoo mail holders ...
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Yahoo IMAP with mutt, login failure

set imap_user = "imap://(user)@imap.mail.yahoo.com:993/" set imap_pass = "(password)" set ssl_starttls=yes set ssl_force_tls = yes #set smtp_url = "smtp://(user)@smtp.mail.yahoo.com:587/" #set ...
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log imap server conversation with email client

Is there a way to get the server responses from yahoo's imap server when downloading messages, deleting messages and searching. I tried getting them with wireshark, but everything is behind TLS. This ...
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Some characters in my email are displayed as =E2=80=99

I had originally posted this on the Webapps site from stack exchange, but didn't get any response, so I thought I'd try here as well. I sent out an email recently that gave the wrong character ...
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How do I send email with zipped attachment?

I'm zipping up a rather small folder, 243KB, containing Visual Studio project and solution files using 7zip or the Windows built-in Compressed (zipped folder) from the right click menu. I've tried ...
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Characters in email displayed like: =E2=80=99

I had originally posted this on the Webapps site from stack exchange, but didn't get any response, so I thought I'd try here as well. I sent out an email recently that gave the wrong character ...
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Yahoo Mail Blocked

Recently IT Team has upgraded system(laptop) to block yahoo Mail. I am not able to use yahoo mail during working hour in office network. But I am surprise that yahoo is not accessible when I am not in ...
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New security protocol from Yahoo

Does anyone know which security protocol yahoo is using? It isn't mentioned in this article. I only know that neither Thunderbird nor Outlook 2010 are working if I enable the proposed security setting....
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Remote host said: 550 #5.1.0 Address rejected. [RCPT_TO]

I got the message in the heading after sending an email from a Yahoo account to the address of an institution that had always admitted my correspondence (until yesterday). What does the above error ...
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Yahoo Mail returns error #MBR100 to POP3 mail client Thunderbird

Attempting to fetch mail from a Yahoo Mail account with Thunderbird using POP3 settings causes the following error to be seen in the mail client: Sending of password for user <email address> ...
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Send an email choosing exactly how the headers will appear

I have found erratic behaviour on the part of Yahoo! mail on the interpretation of subject lines when the header is encoded in base64 and makes more than 2 lines, for example : Subject: =?UTF-8?B?...
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getting only the names of the contacts when importing .csv file to my yahoo contacts?

i have been trying to import my contacts from my personal computer by converting them the .xlsx to .csv format and only the contact names are imported instead of the whole contact.my excel file is ...
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Typed wrong E-mail address in “To” field. Will CC still be sent?

I'm asking this regarding Yahoo Mail. Recently I had to send an Email to abc@xyz.com and a carbon copy to def@xyz.com. Unfortunately, I typed the wrong address in the "To" field. So instead of "abc@...
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To remove or disable the Yahoo! mail app on my Win 8.1 PC

Could you tell me how to remove or disable the Yahoo! mail app on my Win 8.1 PC? Because I need to use my desktop Outlook as my default mailing system. But now Yahoo! mail app works as the default. So ...
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Can't view Yahoo Mail emails from browser that I can view progammatically

This one likely is a cross between superuser and StackOverflow, but I ask it from a user's perspective. I have altered a python module to read email from yahoo. It tries imap.mail.yahoo.com to get ...
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How to Transfer Yahoo mail to Thunderbird?

I want to collect my Yahoo mail folders. I tried to transfer Yahoo mail to Thunderbird. When I try to configure Thunderbird, it says that the username or password is incorrect. But actually it's ...
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Outlook fail to receive large e-mails from yahoo mail with error 0x800ccc0f or error 0x80042112

Two months ago Outlook suddenly started having big difficulty receiving any big e-mail (usually bigger than 3-4MB) threw pop3 from my yahoo webmail. All regular small sized mail is downloaded without ...
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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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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 rule='...
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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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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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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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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 account,...
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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 ?
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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 Yahoo!...
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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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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 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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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 Outlook,...
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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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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.