Maybe the email software providers could allow a function for a list of words generated by the customer to be used to screen the subject of emails and respond accordingly. Maybe I am thinking like a mainframe analyst and this is not feasible. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Tina" <cfunk@xxxxxxx> To: <24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Monday, October 06, 2003 11:37 AM Subject: [24hoursupport] Re: Spam Out of Hand, Any Suggestions? > > Hi, Ron.. > I know that I can have 7 e-mail addresses with my server, and I had > added one of those e-mail addresses as an address for my original yahoo id > and kept my original address as the only address mail is to be sent.. I also > made sure that I had the proper areas checked that I did not want > advertisements sent.. Well.. I checked it the other day, and had LOADS of > spam there.. I have not used it or even mentioned that I had that address to > anybody else.. > Also, when I go into yahoogroups to look at files and mail, Spybot S&D > has blocked spyware attempts to access my computer.. This all started after > Yahoogroups went through 'The Change'.. Thought you might want to know this > info, in case you had not already figured it out.. LOL > Debbie, I use Outlook Express. I do not preview all messages, so they do > not dl on my computer.. If you go to the top of OE, select 'View', 'Layout', > and the second area has 'Pre-view' .. If you have a checkmark in front of > 'Show Pre-view Pane', un-check it.. You can generally breeze through your > mail and delete the spam.. If I question what it is, and am curious.. I > right-click the message, scroll down to Properties, select the tab 'Details' > and select the button on the bottom 'Message Source'.. I thought I would > just tell you how I have been handling my 'spam'.. > Hope this helps! Tina > > > --- > Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. > Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). > Version: 6.0.522 / Virus Database: 320 - Release Date: 9/29/2003 > > For a web-based membership management utility and information on list policies, please see http://nibec.com/24hoursupport/ > > To unsubscribe, send a blank email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (without quotes) in the subject. > > > > For a web-based membership management utility and information on list policies, please see http://nibec.com/24hoursupport/ To unsubscribe, send a blank email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (without quotes) in the subject.