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  1. Addressbook- should keep the option to select either the first or lastname first to reflect when sending an email.

    give the same option we have in the web mail - either display first-lastname or lastname-firstname

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  2. download manager

    Please give me the ability to change the default folder used by the Download Manager.

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  3. Browser Related Issue

    Follow up for the issue that i have reported 4days ago about not being able to utilize and have the reply button for the craigslists.com. Please have it fix as the issue started since 01/27/2019. Please provide me a feedback if possible as this is a work related website for me and it's not satisfying to know that it's available in AOL Desktop Gold. Thanks.

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  4. I need the option of selecting email address in address card. That'a one of main reason I use AOL,

    I need the option of selecting email address in address card. That'a one of main reason I use AOL,

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  5. Preferences for Welcome Screen and AOL Benefits

    Suggesting that a possible selection in settings to disable the welcome screen appearing when signing in. I have defaulted to go directly to mail, however, there remains a default to the welcome screen in backdrop. This is rather annoying as I can still see it and my attention is then directed to the welcome screen to make an action to close it .

    Another suggestion is that an alternative news source be available to AOL members to have a discounted subscription to CRTV.
    This would allow members to customize their welcome screen to their preferences and would make the AOL…

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  6. I want to customize the font I see on the AOL pages. I hate sans serif fonts. Why can't I change the font NOT just the size.

    I want to customize the font I see on the AOL pages. I hate sans serif fonts. Why can't I change the font NOT just the size.

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  7. Make the font size for the AOL Gold Interface/Toolbar configurable

    Make the font size for the AOL Gold Interface/Toolbar configurable

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  8. GRAY BAR APPEARS OVER CHAT BOX

    WHEN I GO TO A CHAT ROOM IN THE CHAT COMMUNITY, THE CHAT BOX WHERE YOU TYPE IS COVERED WITH A GRAY BAR. THIS DOESN'T HAPPEN UNLESS YOU MAXIMIZE THE CHAT WINDOW. THE MINUTE YOU MAXIMIZE, THE GRAY BAR APPEARS COVERING THE CHAT BOX WHERE YOU TYPE. CAN YOU PLEASE FIX THIS?

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  10. CLOSE MAIL BOX

    I want to close my mail box, I have other screen names that usually I closed the mail box, now are full of spam. Please put back that option

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  11. Stop destroying the Icons.

    First you destroyed the "smiley face" by giving it a moronic-looking open mouth. A smiley face is a smiley face. This new thing is not. Now I see you've destroyed the cute "wink." It's substitute is overblown and ugly. Are you deliberately trying to destroy aol? Or has aol been gobbled up by just another tasteless megawhatever?

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  12. words banned from chat

    Please review common words and terms that are currently banned from posting in chat rooms. For example: Magna *** Laude, a Latin term which means to graduate from college with high distinction. Also, "kitty litter" when chatting about pet cats, and "blow," as in to blow out candles on a birthday cake. Your censors apparently do not understand common English or Latin words and how they are used. There should not be any reason to prevent their posting. Not everybody's mind is in the gutter.

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  13. retrieving saved Favorites

    The previous AOL saved Favorites that I could open. When opened, it was a list of all of my Favorites and all I had to do was click on one and the website opened.
    This stupid Gold saves as a FAV file that cannot be opened matter what I try.

    PLEASE GO BACK TO THE GREAT PROGRAM THAT OPENED THE SAVED FAVORITES AS A LIST SO THAT THE WEBSITE I WANT CAN BE OPENED WITH JUST ONE CLICK!!!!!!!!!!!

    I AM GOING TO POST THIS MESSAGE UNTIL YOU MAKE THINGS RIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!

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  14. SLIDE

    On Welcome screen, The News Slides OVERLAP, I want to see ONE Slide at a time ..I prefer you format AOL Home screen like your Verizon co-workers YAHOO Home Screen

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  15. I have many favorite places but only use a few daily. Can I make the ones I use in bold type to make them eaiser to find?

    I have many favorite places but only use a few daily. Can I make the ones I use in bold type to make them easier to find?

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  16. Add Grammerly

    It will correct spelling and Grammer mistakes in email.

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  17. Search mail feature!

    When I search for a particular email address, I want mail "from that one person". I now get ALL the emails that this person was included in, such as in 'group' emails, like my Lions club. Some of those people also send me "personal" emails and I want to be able to search for the one particular email from that one particular person. This is how this "search" used to work and how it SHOULD work. Please switch this feature back to how it was...it is driving me crazy!

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  18. Please rearrange MY MAIL FOLDERS as follows: New, Old, Drafts, Sent, Spam and then Recently Deleted....the way it is now is terribly confus

    Please rearrange MY MAIL FOLDERS as follows: New, Old, Drafts, Sent, Spam, and then Recently Deleted...makes much more sense!!!!! Please!!!!

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  19. Mailbox: Add Time Stamp e-mails

    Currently Mailbox list only shows DATE for New, Old and Sent e-mails. Please Add TIME stamp

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  20. Need for Email Dictionary for Users Who Inadvertently Add Misspelled Words, Including Names!

    I wrote yesterday requesting that AOL Gold users have their email dictionaries restored so that if users approve a misspelled word, they can go into their dictionaries and delete a word or name mistakenly approved so that it will not be accepted by the AOL spellcheck feature in the future. Today, I know more. If I misspell a proper noun or name and, for example, spell Dr. Yaryura, Yarura without the second "y," AOL Gold will accept the misspelled "Yarura," and I will look anywhere from rude to insulting to stupid because intelligent people in the communications field use their…

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