Yahoo Mail Chat Messages - Turn Off Feature


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Is there a way to permanently turn off the Chat Messages feature that pops up with Yahoo mail? It seems to be filled with messages from unknown persons and therefore of no use to me. Yahoo has not responded to a request for how to disable this 'feature.'

See the composite thumbnail below. You see a request, decline it, see the acknowledgement, and up pops a new request. It must be fun for lonely folks with nothing better to do.

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I'm configured to use Yahoo Mail Beta.

From the Yahoo Mail Beta I can click the lightning bolt under my folders to sign out of chat :

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