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  1. YAHOO

    KEEP UR "*" **** YAHOO "OUT" OF MY "MAIL-BOX" & MAIL !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I HAVE BEEN WITH **** "AOL" 4 ALMOST 30 YRS NOW & HATE ******* "YAHOO" !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  2. Spell check

    Once again I would like to ask if you can possible make the mail program at least as responsive at version 9 was! It is ridicules that you cannot click on Skip all if there are proper names or words you want to use that are not in the spell check library. It is even more ridicules that you must go over the entire email every time you click on Spell Check if you just want to correct one word or start from a specific place and not have to go through the whole email. Both of these options were…

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  3. ******** & YAHOO

    ******** U TRADER & LYING SCUM BAGS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I HAVE BEEN WITH AOL 4 OVER 30 YRS NOW,,,,,,,,THIS IS OUTRAGEOUS........U & YAHOO CAN ROT IN ****

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  4. I can not forward with these type of attachments - 69.9 KB image002.png or image001.png (6.6KB) also winmail.dat (111.4KB)

    we should be able to forward anything that we can receive, We pay for AOL and almost no one does that and they have better capabilities on free e-mail accounts such as outlook, gmail, yahoo etc

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  5. The ability to mark emails with a color.

    If I could mark some of my emails with a color, they would be easier to locate and would also remind me about important emails. This color would go all the way across the strip describing the email ( Date, From, Subject ) so it would stand out. Basic colors could be Red for important. Yellow for something to be aware of. Green for a good one. Or you could make up your own color scheme.

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  6. STATIONARY

    WHAT IS UR PROBLEM U LYING "AOL" BASTARDS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! AOL GOLD IS LIKE THE OLD "AOL" WE KNOW & HAS BEEN " ??????????????? STOP UR **** "LIES" WE PAY U "WORTHLESS & LYING" ********* !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WE WANT "BETTER & OUR OWN BG's 2 BE ABLE 2 USE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WE HAVE BEEN "WAITING" LONG ENOUGH !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  7. SEES THE DIFFERENCE FROM AOL.COM SENDING THE SAME PHOTO NO FUZZ OR GRAIN

    Hmm Mm JUST AS I THOUGH YOU SEES WHAT I MEAN THIS IS FROM AOL.COM

    AND YOU SEES NO FUZZ NO GRAINY AND AND WHY AM I PAYING YOUS FROM THE USE OF THAT APP WHEN ITS HAS SUCH LOW QUALITY WITH ME PHOTO?????????

    NOTICE YOUS CAN READ ALL, ALL THE TEXT WORDS CLEARLY THERE IS SOMETHING WRONG WITH THE DESKTOP APP 🙄

    I SUGGEST YOUS ALL TAKE THE TEST SEND YOURSELVES A SCREEN SHOT WITH TEXT WORDS WITH DESKTOP APP AND THEN DO IT FROM AOL.COM AND YOUS WOULD SEES WHAT I AM TALKIN ABOUT FROM THE AOL DESKTOP…

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  8. Mail Returned

    I NOW Use A Different Company For Tech Support BECAUSE AOL Help Kept Sending Me To Them Anyway......So I Cancelled AOL.. WTF,...
    (W-ednsday T-hursday F-riday) .....If AOL Can't Do It & They Forward Us To Another Service Why Should We Pay For BOTH?.... I Also Dumped My Paying Account Of 18 Years & Now Use The FREE AOL... I've Watched It Go from "Bad To Horrible" & I PAY For IT?

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  10. SPOOF Email

    Getting spoof emails saying it's from my email address to my email address about an AOL Calendar reminder that is not showing on my AOL calendar (calendar.aol.com) It started happening last 2019. Collected more than 9000 about this in my specific folder Tried to create a filter so that all emails from this sender will go directly to my specific folder but now i am getting them on the inbox.
    I also see emails from the Sent folder which iI did not send. It shows that I sent out emails from Me to Me.
    Every time I click the link…

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  11. I am very upset that the feature under send email has been removed. You cannot select same on my pc now. That featur need to save on my PC

    I am very upset that the feature under send email has been removed. You cannot select save on my pc. This feature has been removed. I have been using AOL and this feature for over 30 years and this is a big inconvenience. This feature needs to be restored. Thanks

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  12. The "Save Window SIze and Position" for the Mailbox window should also save the column widths.

    The "Save Window Size and Position" should also save the column widths in the Mailbox window. Every time I select "Read" to open the Mailbox, I have to make the "My Mail Folders" column wider to fit all my folder names, and I have to make the "From" column wider to see more of the email addresses. Other apps and programs do this without the user even asking to save them. They just keep the widths the same as they were left when last used.

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  13. Get rid of the (3) icons to the right of each email. Especially the trash one. I keep accidently deleting my emails, and can't retrieve them

    Get rid of the (3) icons to the right of each email. Especially the trash one. I keep accidently deleting my emails, and can't retrieve them

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  14. YAHOO CONTROLLING "AOL's" WHAT IS "OUR" E-MAILS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    SUCK *** "AOL" LETS "STINKING YAHOO" CONTROL "OUR" E-MAILS & MAILBOXES !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SHOVE IT STINKING "AOL" OR SELL IT BACK TO : STEVE CASE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! U LOSERS & LIARS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  15. Have blocked email set to unlimited.

    Have blocked email set to unlimited and not 1000. I'm at 1000 and can no longer add any more emails. 20-50 spam a day.

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  16. auto suggestion contacts when sending new mail

    please have the auto suggested contact be able to remove or delete option for those incorrect contact to be selected when someone s in hurry

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  17. How to get rid of that irritating drop down menu when sending an email

    Take a step backwards and dump the drop down menu when sending email
    Also dump the person who created it, and the person who approved it into the system

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  18. Why the CRAZY "to" menu when sending an email ???

    Get rid of the CRAZY "to" drop down menu when emailing

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  19. YAHOO

    HOW STUPID R U ALL @ AOL ?????????????? I'AM PAYING FOR AN "AOL" MAILBOX,KEEP THAT STINKING "YAHOO" OUT OF IT.........30 YEARS WITH AOL,I'LL SUE U IF U DON'T !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  20. filter

    I need to set a folder for email containing the words "payment receipt". The filter system will not allow a two word filter criteria. Only emails with the exact words "payment receipt" need to be filtered, but your filter system will not allow me to use two words. If I use "payment" all emails with the word payment will be captured, even the ones similar to "amazon payment receipt" would be trashed. That is not acceptable. I need to be able to receive legitimate payment receipt emails so your filter system is not effective for my needs. Would you please…

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