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Block images in your incoming Yahoo Mail emails

Choose whether or not to display images in Yahoo Mail. While the default setting is to show all images except for those in spam emails, turning the setting off can increase the privacy and security of your account by disabling potentially malicious images and content.

  1. In Yahoo Mail, Click the Settings menu icon Image of the Settings icon. | select More Settings.
  2. Click Viewing Email.
  3. From the "Show images in messages" menu, select your preference:
    • Always, except in Spam folder
    • Ask before showing external images

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