Re: [FSP] Digest Number 491
- --- In email@example.com, Heather James
> If you can at all, use a regular email program (Netscape, Outlook
> KMail, etc.) Have your messages sent to that program, either bychanging the
> address to that given you or available to you through your internetprovider.
> You can have your yahoo address mail sent there, too, but yahoocharges for
> this, nowadays, which is why my yahoo account is nothing but a spam-catcher
> now. Getting the list messages in a computer-based email programis much
> faster than any of the other options.I also use m Yahoo address mostly as a Spam catcher, and I need to
keep my POP3 Account clear for business use.
That leaves me reading the Groups on the Webpages, which is
>I also use m Yahoo address mostly as a Spam catcher, and I need toA possible way around this, depending on what software you use for
>keep my POP3 Account clear for business use.
>That leaves me reading the Groups on the Webpages, which is
your email - add a filter that puts any email with [FSP] in the
subject line into a different mailbox, and deletes it from the
server. That way your POP3 account would be kept, not quite clear,
but pretty much unimpeded by the FSP traffic, and you won't ever
have to touch a Yahoo webpage (except once to configure it to send
stuff as email).
I don't know how well Outlook handles such things these days, but
it must surely do at least as well as Eudora Light 3.0, which is
about six years out of date and handles such operations fine.