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Currently the verizon web mail seems to only use SSL for the login credentials. I get to the SSL login page with URL:

SSL login

 

Please improve the web mail so the entire session is SSL encrypted so email can be checked more securely in public.

 

M.S.

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:womanfrustrated: WELL THAT'S PUTTING IT MILDLY. I NEVER CAN JUST LOG IN AS IT TELLS ME WRONG USERNAME, PASSWORD. I END UP HAVING TO LOGIN IN SO MANY TIMES I NOW USE ANOTHER E-MAIL AND IT REMEMBERS ME EVERYTIME.

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For those of us using PC's or Laptops the option to move or copy folders and/or individual emails to a local hard drive would be excellent. If users would get in the habit of using such a function it could be a win win. From VZ's side it could potential free up huge amounts of storage space. For users instead of having to setup 3rd party clients (which can be a daunting task for some) to accomplish this; the option to do this from the present web interface would make a lot of happy people in situations where they do not have web access. TIA, Jose

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PatriceDW

Design of Email

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by PatriceDW on ‎11-27-2012 01:12 PM

I've notice someone changed the already pathetic design of the email page. My monitor is 9 inches tall and we're given less than 3 1/2 inches of screen to view our emails. Verizon gets 5 inches for their crap.  And try finding the 'pay your bill' section.... oops NOT THERE ! The freebie email sites (AOL, MSN,...) give you much more space. Someone needs to be replaced !  If this doesn't get fixed, me and my money are leaving! Anyone Else???

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ChellesV

Email time limit

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by ChellesV on ‎01-07-2012 12:49 PM

Unless I missed something and I have searched for a way to resolve it, it is really a PAIN when logged on and typing replies, all of sudden the session times out and you lose all data.

Why can't an option be provided that when the session is getting ready to time out, you are prompted a warning and asked if you wish to either stay logged in or save your data?

 

I have sometimes had to put together a reply using Word and then log on and paste it in.

 

If there is some opion in email to fix this, please advise.

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Joi

Select All deletion option

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by Joi on ‎12-23-2013 10:19 AM
It would be great if there was a "select all" option in the verizon email account so that I can delete emails all at once without having to select each email then delete in bulk.
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As you know, the spam problem is not just huge, it is debilitating!!

It affects all of us.

As an e-mail provider, there is an implied responsibility to make the user experience tolerable.

 

Specifically, since the Verizon SPAM tools are NOT implemented with a simple user in mind AND are NOT implemented in a "seamless manner"**, there is a genuine need for improvements.

 

For these reasons, I have been using the "message rules" in my Outlook Express for a long time to at least make a dent in the spam I get. I felt I had better control with this than using Verizon tools.

 

I am now in a position where I need to transfer some 120+ message rules and God knows how many blocked senders to the Verizon Spam Detector FILTERS.

Doing so will allow me to:

1) Not having to spend months to do this manually, which is totally prohibitive.

2) Make the message rules independent of the E-mail client I use (upgrading etc.).

3) Make my spam experience such that at least I think I can keep pace with it, let alone solve it!

 

Implementing this at Verizon could be as simple as getting the code that already exists from Microsoft under an appropriate agreement (perhaps even as a suitable application), tailoring it to the Verizon specifics and by doing so making a HUGE step forward in lowering user frustration with existing Verizon support in this regard.

 

**

The Spam detector screens, eplanations, guides, Chat client etc. are all geared toward the very people who developed and implemented them. I know this may sound overly critical, but we are not all "propeller heads"!

This entire set of tools needs to be critically reviewed and ADJUSTED for the average user.

For God's sake, I'll even offer my services, if desired, to help bring this about!

 

Sincerely, yours

Status: Acknowledged
I have passed your ideas on to the proper person on the email team. Thanks for the suggestions.

With the recent removal of POP3 support from the Windows Mail app in Windows 8, the only options to check our verizon.net email is either via MyVerizon or forwarding them to another email service such as Gmail or Hotmail/Outlook.com, neither of which are acceptable. One of these scenarios needs to happen for Windows 8 users who wish to use Windows 8's Mail client with Verizon.net email

 

1.) A MyVerizon app for Windows 8 which includes (but is not limited to) the ability to check verizon.net email in-app (Seems to be the easiest and more cost-effective for Verizon, and allows them to serve their ads to give themselves a little revenue to offset the cost of development/maintenance)

2.) Exchange ActiveSync and/or IMAP support as soon as practial, either as a free service or an add-on for a small fee per month. (While Verizon has already ruled IMAP as not likely, I have not seen anything as yet regarding EAS)

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Stop contacting me with bill payment e-mails. I just received the second one of the day. My bill is due on August 27. Today is August 8. Stop sending me annoying, pestering bill payment notices.

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jimbailey

Spam blocking

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by jimbailey on ‎08-05-2012 01:28 PM - last edited on ‎08-05-2012 01:43 PM by Moderator

I have my e-mail forwarded into Outlook Express.  However, when I go to the web for my e-mail account, which I do regularly to delete e-mail, I am given a choice to label a message (or several) as "spam."  I do so mark a number of e-mails as spam, i.e., anything from {edited for privacy}  Marking it as spam should automatically add the ema of the sender into the blocked senders list.  Otherwise, it's a multiple step process to add an ema manually.

 

{edited for privacy}

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v8barbara

space issues

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by v8barbara on ‎12-19-2012 06:33 AM

Email should be bigger.  I can't see it all & pictures are cut off.

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rkg

Blocked Addresses

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by rkg on ‎02-13-2013 10:04 AM

I think that it should be easier to enter an email  address into the Blocked Addresses file.

Instead of having to key in the address, couldn't there be a Block Address option when you right click the address and then you could just click that option?

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I definitely get where you are coming from. Fewer keystrokes _ more clicking of buttons and/or drop down features. I will share your idea with the appropriate team. Thanks for participating.

Please implement the ability to filter based on more than on condition.

 

An example of when this would be useful: That friend/family member that always forwards the chain emails full of animated glittery butterflies/rainbows/puppies with the "forward this to 20 people and you'll get your wish" taglines.

 

I would like to be able to set up a filter something like this:

 

If From matches forwarder@annoyingemails.com and Subject contains Fwd: Fwd: Fwd: then send message to Spam.

 

This means that legitimate emails from that person with real information in them will not be blocked, and multi-forwarded messages from other people will not be blocked.

Status: Acknowledged
Thank you for the suggestion. I'll pass it along to the email team within Verizon.
monverjani

Webmail - Logging in after Timeout

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by monverjani on ‎04-03-2013 09:56 AM

If I ignore my Webmail for too long (15-30 minutes) it logs me out and then the new page is Verizon.com.  PLEASE change that so that the Webmail log in page re-appears, so I and other customers don't have to spend more time navigating to a place we were just at.  Thanks you!

 

Mark

Status: Acknowledged
Thank you for using Idea Exchange. Your suggestion will passed on to the appropriate team.
Bolt

Verizon should participate with DMARC . . .

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by Bolt on ‎01-31-2012 06:02 AM

I couldn't find any press release or other indication that Verizon email service has agreed to participate with DMARC to verify that incoming messages purporting to be from participating banks and other companies (such as PayPal) are authentic.  Verizon could also participate as a sender of messages since it is possible that its sender domain will be spoofed by phishers.  Information about DMARC is here: dmarc.org .

 

Is Verizon participating in either capacity?  If not, does it have an intention to do so?  If not, my idea is:  PARTICIPATE, and help make email safer for all of us.

 

Thanks.

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