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From: "Hummingbirdsings" <>
Subject: Re: [VIRUS] spam
Date: Wed, 2 Apr 2003 08:18:01 -0600
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I know I can use web mail. But I can not GET spamanater unless I get at
least their soft package! It is like fast lane used to be.
Rhonda
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Robert Wilson" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, April 01, 2003 11:30 PM
Subject: Re: [VIRUS] spam


> You are not wrong. I have never used the Earthlink software (Total
Access...), but have used
> Spamminator since its inception. I also use the Webmail when I am out of
town. In fact, there
> are procedures on the web site for connecting to the internet without
using Earthlink software for
> all the Win OSs
>
> Bob
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Janet" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Tuesday, April 01, 2003 8:23 PM
> Subject: Re: [VIRUS] spam
>
>
> : Rhonda....
> :
> : I could be wrong, however I think that Earthlinks "Spamanater" works
even if
> : you don't use their software..... Several years ago I switched from a
small
> : town ISP to Earthlink and the Earthlink Rep gave me an 800 number to
> : call.... She told me to call that number after an hour or so..... I
called
> : that evening and Earthlink's techinal support walked me thru a step by
step
> : proceedure as to what settings to change [it took 3 phone calls to get
> : everything set up just like I had had it with my old ISP]...... Approx
a
> : week later Earthlink's CD arrived in the mail..... I didnot install it
> : since everything was working just like I wanted...... And since I was
> : running on borrowed time with my old Windows 95 computer.... why fix
> : something that wasn't broken......
> :
> : The bottom line..... I usually only received about 1 spam a month.. if
that
> : often... I think that the spam is controled back at Earthlinks Central
> : Office..... and that the CD that they want you to buy [upgrade from time
to
> : time] is a gimick and that by using their CD.... It is controling you
rather
> : then you controlling it.......
> :
> : After I got my new computer, almost 2 years ago, Earthlink made me
install
> : their CD..... That was on a Friday evening..... By Monday, noon, I was
back
> : in my computer repairman/salesman making arrangements for him to take
> : Earthlinks program off my computer on Thursday.... Using their program
was
> : 6 days of hell!!!
> :
> : Janet
> :
> : ----- Original Message -----
> : From: "HummingBirdSings" <>
> : To: <>
> : Sent: Tuesday, April 01, 2003 8:05 PM
> : Subject: Re: [VIRUS] spam
> :
> :
> : | I know it is there. I tried the lite version of earthlink's program.
> : Just
> : | so I could use the spamanater. But it would not work. You see I do
not
> : use
> : | all the Earthlink junk. I made my own dial up and just use their
server.
> : |
> : | Rhonda
> : |
> : | ----- Original Message -----
> : | From: "anne-ology" <>
> : | To: "HummingBirdSings" <>
> : | Cc: <>
> : | Sent: Tuesday, April 01, 2003 8:34 PM
> : | Subject: Re: [VIRUS] spam
> : |
> : | > Believe I can help here -
> : | > I signed up back when they first started - but I have
> : noticed
> : | > that on their homepage as well as on the individual start-up page,
> : there's
> : | a
> : | > section of various helps; the spaminator is listed there.
> : | >
> : | > Probably all you need do is the same as I did - click on the
> : link;
> : | > then set a password/id for use with your e-mail account(s), filling
out
> : | the
> : | > form - should then stop much of this unwanted spam -
> : | > if you should have any problems, you can contact them
by
> : | e-mail
> : | > and they'll respond within a day; you can also contact them live
on-line
> : | or
> : | > talk to them via their 800 #.
> : | >
> : | > I initially checked it for the first month or so - found one
> : | message
> : | > which was collected accidently - reported this and this was re-set.
> : | Since,
> : | > I tend not to check - but do send much spam; including all the
> : | pornographic
> : | > garbage to the abuse lines.
> : | >
> : | > Hoping this helps,
> : | >
> : | > anne-ology
> : | >
> : | > http://home.earthlink.net/~laginnis/index.html
> : | >
> : | >
> : | >
> : | > |
> : | > Sent: Monday, March 31, 2003 10:27 AM
> : | > Subject: [VIRUS] spam
> : | >
> : | >
> : | > >
> : | > > Anyone know of a good spam eliminator? Free of coarse! Earthlink
has
> : | one,
> : | > but I can't get it to work and their software freezes my compute
up!
> : did
> : | > the same thing to my old computer!
> : | > >
> : | > > Rhonda
> : | > >
> : | > > Walelu Kanogisdi
> : | > > http://ww.picturetrail.com/hummingbirdsings
> : | > >
> : | >
> : |
> :
> :
> :
>


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