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  1. AOL GOLD IS A DEFECTIVE PROGRAM

    AOL GOLD IS A DEFECTIVE PROGRAM
    AOL GOLD DEVELOPERS (PROGRAMMERS) SHOULD BE FORCED TO BECOME AOL USERS,

    THEY WOULD FIND ALL THE ERRORS & PROBLEMS IN 1 WEEK.

    I AM EMBARESSED FOR THIS TEAM. I HAVE PROGRAMMERS IN CHINA AND USA, WHO WOULD HAVE HAD THINGS FIXED 10 X FASTER.

    "BEST OR NOTHING" IS AMERICAN PHYLOSOPHY AND WHY AMERICA BECAME #1 COUNTRY IN THE WORLD IN 200 YEARS.

    & REST OF THE "LAID BACK" 3RD WORLD STILL LIVES PRIMITIVE LIVES
    BECAUSE THEY PRACITICE.
    "GOOD ENOUGH"
    3RD WORLD PHYLOSOPHY.

    "NOT EXCELLENCE" AMERICA WAS FOUNDED ON!

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    • Very ODD reappearance of UNWANTED Address book ID

      A few releases back, a contact that I write to stopped getting my emails.
      I found that their emails were going to their ALTERNATE ID, which i had in my address book for them.
      I deleted that alternate ID, SAVED the changed address book entry,
      BUT THEN -- the next new desktop release RESTORES that ALTERNATE ID -- AND again, uses it as the primary to send to!! ...

      This is re-occurring at each of the last 4 releases!!
      I delete that no-longer-wanted ALTERNATE ID, and it comes back on the next release !?!

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        • almost all the windows size and position can be set but Not ALL. LIke email status,

          Make all the windows size and position have the ability to be set. Now it is most, but not all.

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            • There are NUMEROUS 'suggested' problems not being fixed.

              I, and others, have been suggesting problems that need to be fixed - yet none are being done ever since you've forced users onto the Gold Beta.

              Will this BETA ever get the fixes being asked for?

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              • 1761 brings back "Re-enter password" after sleeping

                was happening several releases ago, got fixed, now broke again.

                When Windows goes into sleep mode, upon wakening - AOL requires password again - EVEN THOUGH on my desktop, it is remembered!! (i.e. not needed to log on)

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                • COPY-PASTE to Email stopped working in 1746 release

                  Copy/paste of an image stopped working. The previous copied text remains in the copy-buffer, and though a distinct COPY IMAGE is performed, the old copied text keeps being pasted.

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                  • Browsing History

                    Thank for adding more to the browsing history!

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                    • Please give line spacing selection

                      I have the wording for some emails I regularly send on MSWord.doc document files, where single line spacing is used. When I copy and paste to an AOL send email the line spacing becomes double. Can this be fixed please?

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                      • When inserting a link into email from the "heart" The link should be the desired font size chosen originally for email.

                        When inserting a link into email from the "heart" The link should be the desired font size chosen originally for email. Now it just inserts it at the smallest font available. If you write next to the link now your text looks out of order of sorts.t

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                        • Thanks for all the fixes -- BUT...

                          Glad to see the huge number of corrections, but there's many more before your done..

                          This one -- Still NO Color selections for the font in emails

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                          • Search in mail folders not working right

                            When I enter a set of letters such as "abc" or "cde" in userid "abcdefg@xyz.com" or the "abc" in the subject "this Labcoat", That email WILL BE FOUND and highlighted..

                            BUT, when trying to find "Un" or "know" in "UnknownSendfer@UnknownDomain , These are NEVER Found
                            Nor will the seach for "know' in subject line with "do you know" on one of those "unknown..." sender emails

                            The search acts as if the blind copy emails ( Unknownsender ) don't exist.

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                            • Fix the "Insert a Text File " for email..

                              When I use the "Insert a Text file" from the email drop-down,
                              ALL comes in without line-breaks and multiple blanks.
                              Basically all formatting is lost making the use of this function worthless.

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                              • Help from Beta Testers on this board

                                To the person who just said:"Don't know about the rest of you Beta Testers, but it seems most of the time I send in Feedback and get a reply it has little to do with the problem reported. " ,,,,,,,,I COMPLETELY AGREE AND RIGHT AFTER YOU POSTED THEY CLOSED IT SO NO MORE COMMENTS COULD BE MADE.

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                                • VERY WEIRD Result writing an email, with underscore character ("_")

                                  While entering an Underscore as part of a file name in an email
                                  (I.E. under_in-middle.pdf) the underscore did not show?! ... I copy/pasted that string elsewhere and it did display !!??

                                  I tested many underscores on a blank line in the same email - and they ALL SHOWED!?!
                                  ONLY in that one section where I could not get the underscore to show, even copy/paste of an underscore in another line to that one
                                  spot, it would not show?!

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                                  • Top line - Edit - Find in Top Window .. Needs count

                                    When using the Find in Top Window (A *VERY* useful tool!)
                                    there is NO count of items found. When the searched for word is NOT in the top window, no indication is given (i.e. Not Found!) and when many are found, well same thing - no count..

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                                    • browser should show progress. Sometimes you think it is frozen , so you refresh , and it screws up the whole session.

                                      At the bottom it should show the web address and if it is making progress or stuck, because the website sucks or the browser is stuck. If you jump the gun and refresh some secure websites make you go through new verification **** to get back in.

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                                      • When system TIMEOUT occurs, AOL loses password

                                        When leaving the computer for a time, Windows times out..
                                        Upon return, AOL demands its' Password - Even though the password has been saved.

                                        My Desktop AOL normally comes up without needing the PW. The 'saved password' was always copied to each new release of the Beta, but once that timeout occurs, the PW is required.

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                                        • 1.. PASTE ONLY WORKS 50% OF TIME, MUST BE CONVERTED TO PLAIN TEXT

                                          1.. COPY PASTE ONLY WORK S 50% OF THE TIME, & REFUSES TO EXCEPT PASTE INTO A WEBSITE, UNLESS IT'S CONVERTED TO "PLAIN UNFORMATED TEXT"

                                          2... PASTE, CUT UNDO, DOESNT WORK FROM THE MENU ONLY FROM THE MOUSE..

                                          3... SPELL CHECK ONLY WORKS 50% OF TIME.

                                          4... EMAIL PAGE CAN BE REDUCED BY 0.5" OLD AOL ALLOWED EMAIL PAGE 80% REDUCTION. VERY USEFULL FEATURE, FOR DOING REPORTS SIDE BY SIDE.

                                          5.... EMAIL FREEZE4S & DOESNT SEND FOR 1-3 MINUTES, OR WONT SEMD AT ALL. :-( :-( :-(.

                                          THIS IS A BASIC OF EMAIL SERVER TO SEND EMAIL PROMPTLY.

                                          6.... EMAIL…

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