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Create, edit, and delete contact lists in Yahoo Mail

Set up a contact list to group people you often send the same emails to. Once you've created the list, email it by typing its name in the "To" field of a new email.

  Contacts missing from your list? Clicking Add a new contact from the main contacts tab will not add the contact to a list, to do that follow the steps below.

Create a new contact list

  1. Click the Contacts icon Image of the Contacts icon in Mail..
  2. Click the Lists tab.
  3. Click + Create list.
  4. Alternatively, select + Create list from the drop-down menu.
  5. Under "List name" enter a name for the list.
  6. Under "Add contacts" type the name or address of contacts you want to add.
  7. Click Save.

Add more contacts to a list

Multiple email addresses for a contact? Each email address will count as 1 contact and must be added separately to a list.

  1. Click the Contacts icon Image of the Contacts icon in Mail..
  2. Click the Lists tab.
  3. Select the list you want to edit from the drop-down menu.
  4. Click Add a contact to List.
  5. Under "Add contacts" type the name or address of contacts you want to add.
  6. Click Save.

Remove a contact from a list

  1. Click the Contacts icon Image of the Contacts icon in Mail..
  2. Click the Lists tab.
  3. Select the list you want to edit from the drop-down menu.
  4. Click Edit.
  5. Click the X next to the email address you want to delete.
  6. Click Save.

Delete an existing contact list

  1. Click the Contacts icon Image of the Contacts icon in Mail..
  2. Click the Lists tab.
  3. Select the list you want to edit from the drop-down menu.
  4. Click Edit.
  5. Click the More options icon Image of the More icon. | Delete list.
  6. Click OK to confirm you want the list deleted.