Questions

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Mailing List Only members should click the 'M' in the blue column
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Joining and membership maintenance 

F/M

How do I join the Forum?

J01

F

M

How do I unsubscribe from (leave) the Forum?

J03

 

M

How do I upgrade from Mailing-List-Only to Full member?

J07

F

 

I don't have my own computer at home. Can I still join?

J05

F

M

How do I add or remove an email address registered with dalesfhs?

J06

F

 

How do I access the Forum website at Yahoo?

J08

Emailing

F/M

When I click Reply, earlier correspondence is often attached - what should I do?  

E01

F

M

How do I send an email to the whole Forum?

E02

F

M

How do I send an email to an individual member of the Forum?

E03

F/M

What are the guidelines for sending and receiving emails?

E05

F

M

How do I stop and re-start email deliveries for short breaks?

E06

F

M

How do I arrange for 'individual email' / 'daily digest' deliveries?

E07

F/M

Why can I not send/receive email attachments?

E08

F

M

At the bottom of each email I see links to 'Messages', 'Links', 'Databases' and more email options. When can I use these?

E09

F/M

Why do email-embedded website or email addresses sometimes not work?

E10

F/M

What should I do if emails stop coming?

E11

F/M

What should I do if I take my laptop on holiday?

E12

F

M

What do I do if my emails are 'bounced'?

E13

F/M

What does 'off-List' mean?

E14

F/M

When I click on Reply to Sender and Reply to Group from an incoming email, why does my PC launch my personal email provider to send the reply? It also happens when I click on the email links embedded in the dalesfhs Welcome letter.

E15

F/M

What do I do if my email address is hi-jacked?

E16

Yahoo website Questions

F

 

How do I conduct a search on our message archive?

Y01

F

M

How can I access other options, including Rennison's List, Sheila's List, the 'databases'?

Y02

F

 

How should I use the photograph option?

Y03

 

M

Why am I told I 'need to enable web access' when I visit the dalesfhs website?

Y04

SPAM and virus Questions

F/M

How do I deal with SPAM?

S01

F/M

What should I do if I get a virus warning?

S04

F/M

What should I do if I suspect a hoax virus warning?

S05

F/M

Why do I sometimes see emails from real members that are clearly junk mail?

S06