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  1. change from former formatting

    All of my incoming, old and sent mail have a "star" before the listing....why?

    Secondly, all of a sudden, my opened emails do not fit on the screen and I have to scroll,.... why????

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  2. Suspicious activity keeps blocking my emails

    AOL keeps blocking my attempt to send emails as 'suspicious.' They forced me to change my password. I did so. They then again blocked my ability to send emails. I have now changed my password several times with no luck in sending emails. It's a shame because I have had my AOL account for ~30 years. Looks like it is time to say goodbye.

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  4. Red number on aol desktop gold email

    I have noticed that when I'm on aol desktop gold on my desktop which has amd hardware, the red number by the read icon goes down as I'm going through my email and yet on my laptop, which has intel hardware, the red number by the read icon doesn't always go down as I'm going through my email.

    Looks like a bug in the aol desktop gold software.

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  5. AOL DESKTOP GOLD SETTINGS

    I TYPE A MESSAGE ON WORD SINGLE SPACED.
    I COPY AND PASTE TO AOL EMAIL.
    AFTER IT IS SENT IT IS RECEIVED DOUBLE SPACED
    IT ALSO HAPPENS WHEN I TYPE DIRECTLY IN AOL EMAIL

    I TYPE AOL EMAILS SINGLE SPACED.
    AFTER THEY ARE SENT,
    THE EMAILS RECEIVED ARE DOUBLE SPACED.
    PLEASE FIND A WAY TO CORRECT THIS.
    I KNOW THAT IT IS A PROBLEM FOR MANY OTHERS
    THANKS
    mspain0626@aol.com

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  6. stop ruining my AOL GOLD by changing it

    Now it is completely unworkable since I just signed on.

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  7. ME SCREEN SHOT PHOTOS are still fuzzy and grainy still WITH AOL DESKTOP

    why WHY IS IT THAT ME SCREENSHOT PHOTOS ALWAYS TURN OUT GRAINY AND FUZZY WHEN I USE THE DESKTOP APP IN WINDOWS

    I sent the SAME photo from AOL.COM to the aol tester I wish I could attach the screenshots here AND they WOULD SEES the difference !!!!!!!!!

    THIS DOES NOT DO THIS WHEN I USE THE THE WEBSITE AOL.COM

    DO YOU HAVE SOME FREAKIN COMPRESSION THING GOING ON IN THIS APP??? IF SO YOU NEED TO TAKE IT OUT!!!!!!!

    that article should be much larger and clearer then this and its hard to read all of the text words…

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  8. report bug

    drafts were not saved after uninstalling and reinstalling AOL Desktop Gold. files were backed up.

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  9. improve aol desktop gold email

    After getting the newest update for aol desktop gold, the email, while improved, is still not right and I have had the aol software close out of the blue while going through email.
    Not a big deal though.

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  11. HOW TO TURN OFF THIS COMPRESSION THING ITS RUINIG MY PHOTO MAPS

    IN THE AOL DESKTOP SOFTWARE MY MAPS ARE FUZZY AND AND GRAINY DO TO SOME COMPRESSION YOUS ALL MUST BE USING IN THIS SOFTWARE!!! I WANT TO TURN THAT OFF!!! HOW HOW DO I DO THIS??????????

    IF I CANNOT TURN THIS COMPRESSING THING OFF THEN YOUS TAKE IT OUT AND OR DISABLE IT

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  12. in my Mail folder " Saved on my PC" I have a sub folder , which I cannot delete..

    in my Mail folder " Saved on my PC" I have a sub folder , which I cannot delete.....always getting error code EC-4020 and please try in 5 minutes

    Can you check on that

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  13. ADG latency

    whenever you scroll through the emails it highlights everything the mouse passes through which is annoying. Please provide a fix to remove this feature which just showed up with the latest version 11.0.3316. How come we lost the feature whenever you add a new email address it automatically gets added to the address book, if you could please bring this back.

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  15. My email box is going hey wire....

    When I read an email and then mark it unread it would stay in fine print, that way I knew that I had looked at it. Now when I open an email and mark it unread, it goes back to bold like I have never opened it, so now I have a box full of what looks like to me, emails that I have never looked at and it has screwed up my entire system. Emails that I had a handle on and now I can not tell what is what anymore and it looks to me like I need…

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  16. day three and aol is still not functioning despite paying for repair service

    aol mail has not worked now for three days and aol desktop barely runs

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  17. for the last 24 hours aol mail has not worked properly

    aol mail has not worked properly for the last 24 hours

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  19. Fix whatever is causing the EC 4004 and EC 4008 errors when trying to read and send emails

    Fix the cause of the frequent EC 4004 and EC 4008 errors that delay reading and sending emails.

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  20. PROBLEMS SENDING MAIL

    THIS IS OUTRAGEOUS.......HAVING PROBLEMS SENDING MAIL,CODE5016 !!!!!!!!!! TRY AGAIN IN 5 MINUTES & IN 5 MINUTES YOU STILL DON'T SEND THE MAIL !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! AOL GOLD IS THE MOST WORTHLESS "AOL" WE EVER HAD !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! YOU & YAHOO CAN GO TO **** !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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