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  2. How do I add words to local GOLD dictionary?

    The old Desktop has a way of adding *my* own unique 'word'..
    I.E. Names of people, etc...

    1 - They obviously weren't copied from the old AOL desktop, and there doesn't seem to be a way to add them to GOLD

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  3. Enable "Show UNREAD" emails in Spam

    You show the COUNT of UNREAD SPAM emails, why not ability to SHOW them too?
    If Thunderbird can do it, why can't AOL?

    I let many 'newsletters' go to spam, keeps the inbox for those real people I converse with.

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  4. Remove Hyperlink (URL) missing from Email

    Remove Hyperlink (URL) missing from Email dropdown

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  5. Only the address used to go in. Now their name and address goes in.

    I think it is only in the top row. used to be only the address went into the address place, now your name and address both go in. Also I change the font for mail and it goes back to the one it was in the next e mail. Then again, the find used to find a search word in the webpage you were looking at .... not any more.

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  6. Dropdown box

    Put the dropdown box back in email "Settings", "General" tab to allow me to set how to sort my mail display. I prefer old on top, new at bottom. The same as I read books front page to last page.

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  7. Find in Top Window

    An often used function in 'edit' (top row) is still in Gold --
    BUT It doesn't allow me to give it *WHAT TO Search for!!***

    Please add the 'search for' box ..

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  8. browser window tabs dont allow multi tasking

    make the tab window of the browser that you have open stay open. now if u have multiple browser tabs open and one is in the process of loading info, it keeps popping to the top, bumping you our of the window you are currently working in, not allowing you to continue working in another tab.

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  9. Make link colors adjustable

    On the Welcome screen, the primary news article link is in BOLD BLACK print. On the secondary news articles, the links are in a LIGHT BLUE font which I find hard to read against the white background. Please consider making the link colors adjustable.

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  10. Sorting of Emails

    Emails saved in "On AOL" folders can be sorted, BUT certain combinations of letters are never found!
    I.E. I have user with 'cz' in the ID.. Not found.
    I look for 'unknown' ... not found

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  11. Dates

    Put dates on these suggestions! And leave them in date order.

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  12. When downloading files

    The old Desktop 'remembered' the previous location. Gold resets after every download to my 'Windows Download directory' ..
    1 - LET ME set the default directory
    2 - LEAVE the previous directory path alone! Don't reset unless I DO IT.

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  13. Resizing images in mail

    The resizing by grabbing the corners of an image is a lot more clumsy and takes a lot longer than the Resize in 9.8 ( decrease 10, 25, 50 % and increase 10, 25, 50, 100 % ) This really feels like a step backward. If you aren't really careful, the image goes to a solid blue and you have to **** around to get the blue image to turn back. If I was dealing with sending 10 or more pictures (which I often do, this will take a lot longer to adjust the images. Were I voting, I'd go…

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  14. In Gold, the ability to elect to defeat Tab Browsing completely, needs to be restored!

    Tab Browsing is a very serious detriment to the way we do research! It also needlessly occupies about a half inch of valuable vertical space on our screen. Whenever a new feature is added, AOL should design the option to defeat it if undesirable to the customer. It is disrespectful to do otherwise and it just be comes clutter. This alone is the greatest deterrent to retaining our business!

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  15. The Gold version doesn't bring over old PFC's properly and your techs know it, Address this fast as an imperative!

    Gold can not bring over old PFC's in an orderly fashion.. Everyone's hard work to have an organized PFC has been destroyed by it coming over in an alphabetized fashion. If it would have to come over AS IS and then perhaps, give the option for some to have the option to elect alphabetized, would be respectful and optimal. I estimate at least 40 hours will be required *** around around to try to get it back in a semblance of order, so we can use it properly. This need to be acknowledged, and an effective solution with an expected…

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  16. Poor canges to the favorite button

    The favorite is so mall and often blocked by other windows. Restore to how it worked in (.7

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  17. Gold missing quick print button

    Gold is missing the print button in top bar, restore it to the same location

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  18. New features should allow customers to defeat or opt out

    Whenever you add a new feature such as Tab Browsing, provide a means for the customer to disable it if they so desire.

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  19. Soozy and I just spent about 45 minutes sending mail back and forth from our various screen names .. on 11 and on web mail .... as S

    Steve,

    Soozy and I just spent about 45 minutes sending mail back and forth from our various screen names .. on 11 and on web mail .... as Soozy said. it ain't easy and I agree.

    Trying to check if there is incoming new mail on other SNs is a royal ***.  We have to sign out/sign back in under other SNs.   On 9.8 checking mail on 5 SNs was a breeze:  click on Switch SNs and it would show if you have mail to read AND THEN you could switch or cancel and stay on your usual SN.…

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