Yahoo has announced introduction of new search functions for the company’s free web based email service.


Yahoo has announced the phased rollout of new search functions for its email service.

New features make it possible for the users to do the following:
Search the entire email including the header, body, and attachment content.
Get short excerpts with highlighted matches on search terms.
View thumbnails of all the pictures and documents saved.

The new search functions are made available to a subset of Yahoo email users and it will be generally available in the coming months. Yahoo had announced this overhauling of free email service a month ago.