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Yahoo is a company providing a variety of Internet services such as a search website, free email, Flickr photo sharing, and online games.

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I always send texts to my email for important information I need. I just realized they are not going to email. And no longer visible in text sents [closed]

So my sent texts have been deleted in my phone, although older messages remain. I have been sending texts samples to my yahoo email. It shows delivered but I can’t find them anywhere. I need those ...
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How to get stock quote from Yahoo! Finance API into macOS Shortcuts

I am trying to create a macOS shortcut (with the Shortcuts app) that fetches some stock quotes. According to this web page, here is how to use the JSON structure: Open the Shortcuts app Click on the +...
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My search engine is Yahoo, how can I change it to Google?

I already follow some tips like, trying to find the extensions, but when I open it there's nothing in it. Also my search also already Google, so I'm confused right now.
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Why is Spotlight contacting Yahoo i.e. Oath?

A very creepy thing is happening. Every time I turn on Wifi, I see a connection by Catalina's Spotlight to Yahoo's Oath service: Spotlight 49345 me 17u IPv4 0x93dfe36e77e7a7ae 0t0 TCP ...
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Mail application keeps disconnecting from IMAP sever on every email service

I have run into a very odd issue with Mac's Mail application on Mojave. I friend of mine brought their laptop to me to take a look at because their Yahoo kept giving a timeout error on the 'imap.mail....
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How do you delete a mailbox from your Yahoo app on the iPhone?

I have an iPhone 8 running the latest version of the yahoo mail app (4.37) In the app, I can either "Add another mailbox" or add another account thru "Manage Accounts" I initially added my account ...
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How to keep mail messages on servers for Apple mail?

My "late 2013" Mac Pro has a small internal SSD. Since Yahoo Mail and Google Mail have large storage on their servers, I don't see reasons for me to store mail messages on my local SSD. Can Apple Mail ...
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How do I stop email notificatons on my Apple watch 2

Recently I've been getting my Yahoo mail notifications on my Apple Watch 2. I've looked everywhere I can think of on Yahoo and in my Apple settings to try to turn off. Any ideas? TIA!
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iPhone automatically deletes every single email on Yahoo server?

I have been using the same yahoo mail account for about 9 years and all the emails I received were stored there perfectly. My 2009 Macbook stored every email as well. After setting up my email account ...
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Yahoo! two-step authentication with iOS Mail and Apple Mail

I have recently activated two-step authentication for my Yahoo! e-mail account. I am now no longer able to use iOS Mail (on iPhone) or Apple Mail (on macOS) even though I have created third-party app ...
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All Yahoo Calendar Entries appear on iPhone a day earlier at 11pm-11pm

All Yahoo Calendar Entries appear on my iPhone / iPad a day earlier at 11pm-11pm. Problem continues on both iPhone5s, updated to iOS 10.1.1, and iPad. (I have both Yahoo and [paid] Yahoo Small ...
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How to disable results opening in new tab for Yahoo search

I switched to from Google to Yahoo as my default search engine for Safari. The search itself works fine, but then when I click an item on the search results page, it will open it in a new tab by ...
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"Connection insecure" error when trying to manage a Gmail or Yahoo account

About a week ago, I was prompted to reset my Yahoo e-mail password. So I went to System Preferences -> Internet Accounts and double clicked on Ymail (the Yahoo e-mail account). I saw this screen: ...
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Why is macOS is unable to verify my Yahoo user ID

Through System Preferences > Internet Accounts I enter my Yahoo user ID and password and am getting error message, "unable to verify user id and password". I have enabled POP in my Yahoo account and ...
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Problem sending mail to Yahoo Group from Gmail

This problem is not strictly an OSX problem, but I do not know a more suitable site. I belong to a club which uses yahoogroups.com for group mail. Recently every message I send to the group from my ...
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Spotlight Euro Exchange rate seems stuck to 2 weeks ago

I use Spotlight to currency conversions several times a day. E.g. I type into Spotlight 100 EUR to GBP or 500 USD to CZK However I have just noticed that the exchange rate is stuck to that of 2-3 ...
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pleaaaaase HELP !!!! 😩 [closed]

i need to find out if i can take away the scribbles on a screenshot ? someone sent me a screenshot but scribbled out some words and i want to figure out how i can somehow see it. please help
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Brand new 10.10 Yosemite mail.app can not work with Yahoo Mail?

As of January 2015, I have a brand new Macbook Air running all fully updated Yosemite 10.10. I have been simply trying to configure the mac OS mail app to work with a simple, normal Yahoo Mail ...
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Is it normal for iPhone to take longer than 8 hours to erase contents and settings?

I've been waiting 8 hours now for my iPhone 5C to erase content and settings and still not finished. How long is it normal to take to reset an iPhone to factory settings?
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How to keep the same contact list on different accounts

In my iPhone it shows contacts from iCloud, Yahoo and Google accounts. If I add a new contact it added only to my default account which is google. If I made change to a contact which cames from the ...
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Can't sign into Flickr on iOS 7

My Flickr account credentials do not work in the Settings app on my iPad mini retina with iOS 7. Every time I enter my Yahoo username and password I get the following message: "Could not communicate ...
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How to sync Yahoo Mail with OS X?

Ever since I moved to a MacBook Air from a PC about two weeks ago, I have had a problem in syncing my Yahoo Sent Mail on my MacBook Air with my iPad and iPHone. What gets synced is some old sent mail ...
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Post a file from pages.app to a Yahoo! group

My wife and I can't figure out how to post a file from the Pages.app on her iPad to a Yahoo! group. From Pages.app, she can email the file to herself, but can't post it to the file sharing section of ...
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How can I stop Mac Mail continually caching attachments?

Two problems really: I'm using Mac Mail version 5.3 on Mac OSX. My Yahoo mailbox is continually fetching new mail i.e. the wheel by 'yahoo is continually spinning. It has been doing this for a few ...
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How to trace who sent email from yahoo account; family member hacked email account

A user's iPad shows a message sent but the user did reply or respond to the email received, and did not send a reply back to sender. The user believes that someone accessed their Yahoo mail account, ...
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iPhone 4 Email Reply Button Missing?

I just got this phone yesterday and was checking my yahoo email account. I can read mail from individuals, but he reply/forward/trash buttons are missing from the page? How can I restore them?
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Yahoo Mail on iPhone won't let me delete email

Suddenly, my yahoo on iPhone won't let me respond to or delete any email? What have I done?
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iChat with Yahoo Messenger keeps prompting about the same buddy requests

I have iChat set up with the Yahoo Messenger protocol. Every time I log in, or suspend/resume my machine, it prompts me to respond to the same 3 Yahoo Messenger buddy requests. I always hit "decline", ...
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I upgraded the software on my iPhone and my Yahoo Calendar stopped syncing via CalDav

I recently updated my iPhone to IOS 5.0. I was syncing my iPhone calendar with my Yahoo Calendar using CalDav. After the upgrade the syncing stopped working. I tried deleting the calendar sync ...
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How do I stop Yahoo Sync?

Since upgrading to Max OS X 10.7.2 and converting my MobileMe Account to iCloud I am receiving endless dialog boxes asking about syncing Yahoo Contacts. I cannot find settings anywhere to turn this ...
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Is there a way to setup Yahoo mail for push with iOS5?

It seems to check it on a schedule, regardless of what I do. I've tried setting it up to masquerade as Exchange, but was not successful.
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Yahoo as Exchange on IOS 4

I can sync Gmail contacts to my iPhone and it works pretty well. Is there a way I can sync my Yahoo contacts over the air with my iPhone?
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