Welcome to the Computer Help and Discussion free
Our Computer Help & Discussion forum is for asking
computer related questions and for sharing websites and ideas. Please
read our policy on the posting of virus alerts.
Small talk is always welcome, but any aggressive
ridiculing of other board Members, bad language and general harassment IS
Our Members list is moderated and joining the group for the sole
purpose of posting spam on this list will result in the offenders immediate
removal from the group.
Please also bear in mind that the
members of this group are of many nationalities, races, colors, creeds and
religions. ALL equally welcome.
The FreeLists web site can help you manage your subscription.
However, you can also manage it via email commands, there's no need to worry about logins/passwords this way.
The proper syntax for these commands would be:this is convinient
for those who like to keep digests for reference and be able to
read the individual emails as they are sent)
To send messages to the group:
To contact the list owner/moderators directly:
(they are the only ones who will receive the message)
To Subscribe to the group:
(send this link to a friend who wants/needs to join the list)
All they'll need to do is to click on the Send button with this one.
They'll need to type in the word "subscribe" (without the
quotes) in the Subject field with this one.
To Unsubscribe from the group:
(a clickable preaddressed unsubscribe link)
with the subject of "unsubscribe" (without the quotes)
To switch to Digest mode:
with the subject of "set digest" (without the quotes)
To return to Individual Emails from Digest mode:
with the subject of "unset digest" (without the quotes)
To receive Both Individual Emails and Digest at the same address:
with the subject of "set digest2" (without the quotes)
To return to Individual Emails from Digest2 mode:
with the subject of "unset digest2" (without the quotes)
To set to No Mail/Vacation mode:
with the subject of "set vacation" (without the quotes)
Be advised freelists has an automatic vacation return that is set for 14
days after a "set vacation" command is received.
Let the moderators know if you need to have it set for a longer period
To return to Individual Emails from Vacation mode:
with the subject of "unset vacation" (without the quotes)
Other helpful email commands:
Provides a copy of the list info file (once you have set it up)
This can be used for general email commands or FAQ or any information you
feel is necessary/helpful
You will get a list of all the flags currently set on your account (your
email settings) as well as recent posting information such as how many
posts you have submitted and list traffic your posts have created.
This is especially useful to verify that subscription changes have taken
Also helpful is:
with a subject of "lists".
A list of lists hosted by the server will be returned to you. This
is very helpful to find other lists you may want to subscribe to.
with a subject of "which".
You will receive a list of Freelists lists to which you are currently subscribed.
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