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  1. Please remove advertising from side bar of my email. It interferes with reading emails

    please remove advertising. i am not interested in any of it

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      Gathering Feedback  ·  87 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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      • Put back the block on only receiving email from those people in my address book.

        Put back the option to only receive email from those people in my address book Please.

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        • automatically delete spam mail.

          If someone gets mail that AOL designate as spam, why send it to our spam folder in the first place just delete it.

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          • When I try to access my calendar I get this message: You are no longer logged in. Please log in again.

            When I try to access my calendar I get this message: You are no longer logged in. Please log in again.

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            • PPlease return the "block emails containing these words" filter - IT WORKED -y remove it?

              Return the spam setting for blocking emails that contained specific words. I have NO IDEA why you would remove it - and looking at all of the exact same complaints I don't know why you would not have returned it to spam setting. Adding the email address does nothing because they just send **** with a new address -why should I pay you for this inconvenience? I accept better for my money.

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              • Spam Settings

                This a complaint more than an idea for improvement. On 8/24/18 the spam controls for one of my email address has stopped filtering out spam. I add address to the "Block mail from addresses I specify" box but emails from those addresses keep coming. The whole mail controls page for that email address has changed, My other email addresses have remained unchanged. What gives??? This is very inconvenient.

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                  282 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Due to recent adjustments to the AOL Mail platform, the Spam Settings customization, are no longer available for all accounts. We apologize for the inconvenience. In order to block a specific sender, go to Options – Mail Settings – Spam Settings and add the email addresses in the box below “Block Mail from Addresses I Specify”, then click Save Settings at the bottom, and in case you receive unwanted emails in the Inbox, mark them as Spam.

                • Spam - I want the ability to block all domains coming from ".uk"

                  I noticed that most of the spam that I receive comes from domains ending in ".co.uk" or ".org.uk" and I would like the ability to block domains that have those endings that are not in my address book or listed as approved senders. Is there a way to restrict these domains? Also, I would like AOL to return the option to block emails containing specific words or phrases. I have a paid account and it is very important to me that I be able to have the ability to restrict the excessive spam emails and emails containing ****** content. If…

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                  • Difficulty sending e-mail

                    I am receiving "experiencing technical difficulties" when I try to send an e-mail. This occurs create an original and attempt to forward emails.

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                    • Need to be able to TURN OFF the SPAM filter. If no addresses are flagged, ALL should be allowed thru!

                      Need to be able to TURN OFF the spam filter. If no addresses are flagged, ALL should be allowed thru! "Teaching my spam filter" is a truly silly idea, highly impractical!

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                      • Offer a right-click menu option to restrict spam addresses.

                        Give the option to restrict spam addresses or entire domains with a right-click menu option on a spam e-mail, rather than having to jump through hoops to individually add each one to the restricted list.

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                        • AOL is not concern about your convenience!

                          It's very obvious that AOL does NOT have your interests at heart! Just look at all the pleas and requests to put back the spam blocks to stop unwanted mail and yet NOTHING has been done about it by AOL. THEY DON'T CARE about WHAT YOU THINK OR WOULD LIKE!!! They're ONLY out for themselves! Close your accounts and go somewhere else. There are other places out there, that will block unwanted spam mail!

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                          • ordering emalis

                            I have the basic version of aol mail ( Free version) and used to be able to order my emails by From, subject , date etc.
                            However, now I am only able to order my emails by date and not any other column. Is this because I have the free version of AOL mail?

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                            • Not happy about having to click twice to delete a SPAM email

                              Not happy about having to click twice to delete a SPAM email. Please fix this.....it takes twice as long to clean up the SPAM folder. Very aggravating....time is important.

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                              • Stop SPAM FROM YAHOO

                                AOL ARE USELESS WHEN IT COME TO PREVENTING SPAM, MOST COME FROM YAHOO

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                                  • Your 'unseen' ads, running in the background, slows my computer down to the point it takes 5+ minutes to type one line. I've worked o

                                    Stop running 'unseen' ads in the background in the email. It slows my computer down to a near stop in the email. The message comes up 'This web page is using significant energy, etc. I finally clicked 'control' on that warning, and up comes an entire ad.

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                                    • bulk mail

                                      I teach at a university with 250 students. Previously, my account was "white flagged" so I could email all at once. That has been removed. That is unacceptable for me and my 250 students, and we will all be forced to leave aol. I understand the spam problem, but you need to reinstate some methodology to differentiate genuine users from spammers. I don't want to leave AOL, but I will have no choice.

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                                      • Spam and Block

                                        Add an icon that allows you to delete Spam and add to the list of blocking. As opposed to copying the address and then add to the Block list.

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                                        • Way too much spam and a friending option is needed.

                                          AOL should provide an automatic block and delete spam emails feature instead of letting them get to the spam folder, especially if the sender is not friended. If there was a friending request feature that would let the recipient know that someone wants to friend them that would be different, then the recipient could accept or decline. That is an option that would be useful.

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