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From: "Sharyn Hay" <>
Subject: Re: [Q-R] OT: Accessing messages with Outlook Express
Date: Fri, 4 Feb 2005 08:47:23 -0800
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Subject: [Q-R] OT: Accessing messages with Outlook Express

> Hi Listers,
> I've never had any problems with my mail from the list in the 7-8 years that I've been with aol but I'm trying to switch to
Earthlink which uses Outlook Express. I subscribed to the list at the new address but all the messages come in as attachments --
as many as 20-25.(Presumably one for each individual message?)
> I look forward to the list messages as the most important ones that I get each day but this is incredibly cumbersome. I don't use
a firewall; is there some option I should be turning off?
> Anybody know how to deal with this problem? Will I have to switch to subscribing to the list with individual messages?
> Jackie Hostage

Outlook Express shows the DIGEST messages as "attachments" because
that's how it interprets the Rootsweb coding. The only way to change that
is to subscribe in LIST mode.


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