Hi there Chip, the files are all in little bits, and the advantage of using free agent is that it'll download all the parts to that file, you'll not have to look for all the bits to a single file. hope this helps and i have never heard of grabit and wouldn't know where to get it from to try it out! Regards Chris Cant. At 20:53 12/01/2004, you wrote: >ok, thanks, I'll have a look at it also. fyi, I've also had free agent >recommended. > >Chip > > > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: Janusz Skowron [mailto:skowron@xxxxxxxxxxx] > > Sent: Monday, January 12, 2004 2:21 PM > > To: Chip Orange > > Subject: Re: binary usenet news groups and jfw > > > > > > Hello Chip, > > > > Use GrabIt. > > > > Janusz > > --- > > ===8<==============Begin quoted message text=============== > > > > On Mon, 12 Jan 2004 09:27:57 -0500 > > Chip Orange <COrange@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > > > > I'm trying to get a file from a binary usenet news group. > > I've been unable > > > in using outlook express to combine and decode, so I tried > > a program named > > > pluckit to do this. It seems to be completely > > inaccessible, so I was > > > wondering if anyone had gotten pluckit to work with jfw, > > or, had any other > > > recommendations? > > > > > thanks. > > > > > Chip > > > > > > > > > Chip Orange > > > Database Administrator > > > Florida Public Service Commission > > > > > Chip.Orange@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > > > (850) 413-6314 > > > > > > ===8<===========End of quoted message text=========== > > > > -- > > > > To post a message to the list, send it to jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > > To unsubscribe from this mailing list, send a message to > > jfw-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the word unsubscribe in the > > subject line. > > >To post a message to the list, send it to jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >To unsubscribe from this mailing list, send a message to >jfw-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the word unsubscribe in the subject line. Would you want to join us in our new friendship group? Are you a friend who could supply support in access issues live on-line in a voice chat environment? Do you need help, would a good friend just make that difference to you? Then join us The accessible friends network could just be the place, To find out more please have a look at our home page www.tafn.org.uk read all about the party were putting together this year and what fun we're going to have over the week-end we're planning! Chris Cant Chairman of TAFN To post a message to the list, send it to jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx To unsubscribe from this mailing list, send a message to jfw-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the word unsubscribe in the subject line.