What is basic mail?
Basic mail does not include these advanced features
- Font size or type options (formatting toolbar)
- Photo slideshow
To use these features, switch to the full featured version of Yahoo Mail.
Reasons you may see basic mail
- You are using an unsupported browser, like Internet Explorer 6. Learn about supported browsers in Yahoo Mail.
- Your screen resolution is too small. Learn about supported screen resolutions in Yahoo Mail.
- You are under 13 years of age. Learn why users under 13 see basic mail.
- You’ve switched to basic mail in your mail settings. See how to switch between basic and full featured Mail.
- You're using a low bandwidth connection, like dial-up.