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Yahoo Groups to remove all content December 14, Hacker News


Yahoo has made the decision to no longer allow users to upload content to the Yahoo Groups site. Beginning October 21, you won’t be able to upload any more content to the site, and as of December 14 all previously posted content on the site will be permanently removed. You’ll have until that date to save anything you’ve uploaded.


What features will go away?

  • Files
  • Polls

  • Links
  • Photos
  • Folders
  • Calendar

  • Database
  • Attachments
  • Conversations
  • Email Updates
  • Message Digest

  • Message History

What will happen to the site?

The Yahoo Groups site will continue to exist, however, all public groups will be made private or restricted. Any new group members will need to request an invite or be invited by an admin. Admins will still be able to manage various group settings, though some functionality will be limited.

What will happen on October 21 st?

On October 21 st, you will no longer be able to upload any content to the site. To share info with members of your groups, you’ll continue to be able to do so via email.

How can I keep my Yahoo Groups content?

Will I be able to use Yahoo Groups going forward?

You’ll still be able to communicate with your groups via email and search for private groups on the site. In addition, admins will continue to have limited access to group settings and administration tools.


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Well, as of sometime on December 5th a huge number of the archivists that were scrambling to rescue archives from Yahoo Groups, had their {e-mail addresses} apparently banned  so they can no longer rescue the archives anymore of the groups they had set up operations to do so. So that means that for me anyway,…

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