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  1. INSERT LINK :-(


    1) ... INSERT INTO EMAIL "LINK" FROM A WEBSITE
    IS INSERTED IN ANY ALREADY OPEN EMAIL PAGE,
    WHAT A ****?
    IT SHOULD OPEN IT'S OWN NEW EMAIL PAGE?

    2) ...  WHO ARE  THE DEVELOPERS AND FROM WHAT COUNTRY,
    YOU CAN TELL RESPONSES, THAT DEVELOPERS, ARE FOREIGNERS,
    WHO DO NOT UNDERSTAND AMERICAN'S HAVE A VERY LOW TOLERANCE FOR INCOMPETENCE & ERRORS!

    3) ... YOU HAD A PERFECT EXAMPLE OF A WORKING PERFECTED AOL 9.8  VERSION !!!!!!!
    WHY NOT SPEND A MONTH EXPLORING= "USING IT" AND THAN JUST COPY IT. E-X-A-C-T-L-Y

    4) ... TAKING A YEAR TO CLEAN UP BETA VERSION AND…

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    • Allow all AOL.com mail free users to use the beta software

      As of January 24, 2017, you all have cut off letting free AOL mail users to beta test, use, and contribute to this beta program. I had all four of my screen names registered and set up to use this service and so did my mom. Mom and I have both been involved with your service in some form or another since we first signed up as paid dial up subscribers back in 1993. Remember that? That was back when AOL ran on DOS from a 3 and half inch floppy drive. Now, look how far you all have progressed.…

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      • 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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        • PLEASE HAVE TIME OF EMAILS APPEAR ON MAIN READ EMAIL SCREEN.

          PLEASE HAVE TIME OF EMAILS APPEAR ON MAIN READ EMAIL SCREEN. ALSO, PLEASE REMOVE ADS ON RIGHT SIDE OF READ EMAILS!

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          • Sorting of emails on "Type" not working.

            The "Type" column, when sorted sorts by date, not the type (image, attachment, or just text)

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            • Clearing Footprints again.

              I recently posted about clearing footprints when signing off here, got this response:

              Please follow these steps to enable Automatically Clearing the Browser Cache when closing the AOL Desktop:

              1. In the top left corner of the AOL Desktop window, click “Edit” then choose “Select Footprints to Clear” from the drop-down menu.
              2. Check the box next to “Clear Browser Cache on Exit” from the Browser Settings window.
              3. When you’re finished, simply close the settings window because changes are now saved automatically.

              -----It does not work, it doesn't clear all of the items checked.

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              • 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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                  • Email Address line

                    Remove the highlighting from the email address line, it used to be just regular text with a comma separating additional email addresses, it is not user friendly now. I've had trouble changing addresses such as adding or removing.

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                    • Remove Hyperlink (URL) missing from Email

                      Remove Hyperlink (URL) missing from Email dropdown

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                      • UNSORT files!

                        When attaching a file, not only has the path been unset, but files are listed in alphabetic order rather than by date, which is in date order - which is how the older AOL worked and how Windows explorer show them.

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                        • Will you please put the date on the posts . This is Sunday February 4 2018 with newest date first.

                          Will you please put the date on the posts . This is Sunday February 4 2018 with newest date first. , thanks..... Nancy

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                            • Dates

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

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                              • Gold missing quick print button

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

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                                • 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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                                  • RE: Email and tabs opening in background

                                    Sorry if these have been mentioned already, but I wish tabs actually opened in background when that is checked, and i wish that email replys didnt add "re" over and over when replying to emails going back and forth. I just sent one with 5 "re"s in the subject heading.

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                                    • bring back the history sites you visited feature only shows searched items.i turned off clear browser history.

                                      bring back the history sites you visited feature only shows searched items.i turned off clear browser history.

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                                      • social media connect

                                        The little heart at the top right of the browser , should be able to let user post to face book and other social media, like the browser did in desktop 9.8.2.

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                                        • I CANNOT COPY EMBEDDED PHOTOS IN THE SOFTWARE LIKE I USE TO AND OR DRAG

                                          I CANNOT COPY EMBEDDED PHOTOS IN THE SOFTWARE LIKE I USE TO AND OR DRAG THEM INTO MY SOFTWARE EDITING PROGRAMS LIKE IN THE OLD VERSION OF 9.8.2

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