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Forum: FastMail Forum 28 Aug 2021, 07:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,714
Posted By JeremyNicoll
The most obvious advantage of a local client is...

The most obvious advantage of a local client is being able to access old emails when one doesn't have an internet connection. As connections have got faster and more stable that's less of an issue,...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 23 Aug 2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,543
Posted By JeremyNicoll
I think it maybe depends on where the timestamps...

I think it maybe depends on where the timestamps are in the mails.

A timestamp in a Date: header is meant to be set by the software that composes the mail. Others get set by the process that sends...
Forum: FastMail Forum 16 Aug 2021, 02:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,691
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Your biggest problem will come if some of the...

Your biggest problem will come if some of the recipients don't recognise that they expected to get that mail from you.

This is a problem for newsletters sent to members of clubs and societies, as...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 14 Aug 2021, 08:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,470
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Considering how often I define rules under...

Considering how often I define rules under RoundCube it's truly amazing that what I wrote there was wrong! RC does not store its rules in alphabetical order by name - one has to drag them into a...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 13 Aug 2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,470
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Anywhere that has RoundCube installed (provided...

Anywhere that has RoundCube installed (provided it's an uptodate instance not ancient) allows that, I think. The provider I use which has RoundCube has its "managesieve" plugin installed; I don't...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 12 Aug 2021, 04:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,776
Posted By JeremyNicoll
"Refresh the page" means webmail ... so are all...

"Refresh the page" means webmail ... so are all the different computers that experience this (always) on the same LAN? Do you use any of them elsewhere and have the same problem?

Have you tried...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 12 Aug 2021, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,208
Posted By JeremyNicoll
The usual problem applies... If they're doing...

The usual problem applies...

If they're doing all this for free, how are they getting any income?

I had a quick read of their Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service. There's clearly going to be a...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 12 Aug 2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,908
Posted By JeremyNicoll
I think it's a huge improvement. ...

I think it's a huge improvement. Thank-you!




It's much easier to assimilate; one gets to see the major items then think about whether or not one's interested in the other things as they're...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 7 Aug 2021, 05:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,842
Posted By JeremyNicoll
The actual registration is not held by the...

The actual registration is not held by the registrar, so if they go belly-up everything will continue to work until your domain is due for renewal.

IANA - see:...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 7 Aug 2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,908
Posted By JeremyNicoll
As a bystander reading this thread, yesterday I...

As a bystander reading this thread, yesterday I went to your website to form a view of how easy it is to understand your information.

My first impression was puzzlement; I could see that "Basic" had...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 5 Aug 2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,842
Posted By JeremyNicoll
In the UK, at least, all the different registrar...

In the UK, at least, all the different registrar companies only act as your agent; they register your domain with the appropriate IANA-delegated national agency [nominet.uk for .uk domains], remind...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 4 Aug 2021, 02:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,372
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Surely all that means is that those companies are...

Surely all that means is that those companies are running an SMTP server. After all, it's only an SMTP server that a sending server is going to pass one of the incoming mails to.

You're not doing...
Forum: FastMail Forum 4 Aug 2021, 01:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,667
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Those three connections are presumaby between one...

Those three connections are presumaby between one of FM's servers and the MS one, or - even worse - between a single FM server (maybe always the same one) and the MS one.

I wonder if FM are certain...
Forum: FastMail Forum 4 Aug 2021, 01:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,440
Posted By JeremyNicoll
You're not /required/ to have a Google account. ...

You're not /required/ to have a Google account. You might choose to have one if you think that you'd rather use their free storage than someone-else's free storage, or someone-else's paid-for...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 2 Aug 2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,372
Posted By JeremyNicoll
I understood the question, more or less, but...

I understood the question, more or less, but didn't understand the reason why you'd have so many domains, and wondered if there'd be implications of whichever solution you pick, for other aspects of...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 1 Aug 2021, 11:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,372
Posted By JeremyNicoll
I can't help you directly, probably, but it might...

I can't help you directly, probably, but it might help if you explained why you have so many domains, and whether they're just used for email.

Are mails to/from those domains all your own personal...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 31 Jul 2021, 12:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,794
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Are you sure that such a program - to choose...

Are you sure that such a program - to choose email client? - exists? It's normal only to install a single email client on a machine, if one installs one at all - many people these days just use a...
Forum: FastMail Forum 25 Jul 2021, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,616
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Weird! You said in an earlier post that you'd...

Weird!

You said in an earlier post that you'd submitted a ticket. You didn't say what FM's support people found out. Did they check their logs to find out why they'd rejected/dropped the incoming...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 15 Jul 2021, 12:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,674
Posted By JeremyNicoll
I don't attempt to remember them, but keep a...

I don't attempt to remember them, but keep a master list of those email addresses - and for the true "throwaway" ones which I expect to be used just once, precisely what date I used it for and for...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 14 Jul 2021, 06:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,674
Posted By JeremyNicoll
If you "just copy files", you ARE backing-them...

If you "just copy files", you ARE backing-them up.

When you say you've been unable to find your info txt file, presumably you've used a file-search utility to search through all the copied files? ...
Forum: Email Help Needed! 14 Jul 2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,674
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Leaving aside the Bitwarden problem, how did you...

Leaving aside the Bitwarden problem, how did you retain access to your other data?

Is it / was it all elsewhere - network file servers, or in the cloud? Or other disks within the same machine?
Forum: Email Help Needed! 14 Jul 2021, 05:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,674
Posted By JeremyNicoll
Do you have any backups of the old system which...

Do you have any backups of the old system which contain the info you need?

If you do you might be able to restore them (perhaps to an old computer not your current one if it'd overwrite the whole...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 11 Jul 2021, 03:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 22,323
Posted By JeremyNicoll
If it "never arrived" then they didn't discard...

If it "never arrived" then they didn't discard it.

They might have rejected it at an SMTP level (ie when the sending server offered it to their server), but you'll only know that if you can get the...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 7 Jul 2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,186
Posted By JeremyNicoll
That's true, but the impact of such a corruption...

That's true, but the impact of such a corruption is very likely to be much smaller.




Usually email systems have (slow) processes which will rebuild index files by trawling through the contents of...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 5 Jul 2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,186
Posted By JeremyNicoll
A single file has a lot of disadvantages: - if...

A single file has a lot of disadvantages:

- if it suffers any corruption, you lose access to all your mail & settings. By comparison many applications keep each folder's mail etc separate so even if...
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