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Yahoo Mail 1.2 -- Experiences?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by chgoeditor, Nov 12, 2010.

  1. chgoeditor

    chgoeditor New Member
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    I got the update that Yahoo Mail 1.2.1 is available but it specifically says that Galaxy S phones aren't supported. Has anyone installed it to a rooted Capitivate? Experiences?

    I haven't yet installed it because I can't get side-loading enabled and I don't want to upgrade if I can't roll back to the prior version. That said, I hate the prior versions of Yahoo Mail because I find them extraordinarily slow. It routinely takes me >30 seconds for email body text to appear when I open a message.

    Thanks!
     

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  2. CrimsonPride

    CrimsonPride Well-Known Member
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    my yahoo mail is synced through k9 mail and that works fine, ive never tried the official yahoo mail app
     
  3. peachpuff

    peachpuff Well-Known Member
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    1.2.1 works just fine on the captivate.
     
  4. gary1949

    gary1949 Well-Known Member
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    Installed on my Captivate without difficulty and seems to be operating faster overall. :)
     
  5. rubiconjp

    rubiconjp Well-Known Member
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    Yes it is a little faster than before... bearable now. Works fine on my crappy.
     
  6. Frenzy2223

    Frenzy2223 Well-Known Member
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    Running 1.2.1 on mine with no issues.
     
  7. malibu_rapper

    malibu_rapper Well-Known Member
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    I hate Yahoo apps. They run so slow and crash a lot for me. I used to use Yahoo Mail and I still use Fantasy Football. Now I stick with yahoo mail on the browser, but FF still crashes on me.
     
  8. jopet216

    jopet216 Active Member
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    Like the facebook, fantasy football apps, it's a piece of crap!! Slow and crashes a lot.
     
  9. robbykoenig

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    Agreed. The FF app should be outlawed. And the Yahoo Mail app is 10x worse than just accessing thru the browser! I just set my homepage to my Yahoo mail account and check it that way.
     
  10. CamaroZ28c

    CamaroZ28c Well-Known Member
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    yeah, i just use the browser to access my yahoo mail.
     

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