[NTLK] Please oh please stop assailing Grant with digest mode requests. Here's a tutorial how to do it yourself...

DB DB at dbdigitalweb.com
Mon Jan 13 12:55:37 EST 2014

The link is at the bottom of every message on this list:
Just go there and there is a button to click if you forgot your
password.  You fill in your email address, click the button and you will
get your password emailed to you. :)

Oddly enough I have mentioned this a few times, but apparently not all
my messages have made it to the list to be seen by everyone. :/


On 1/13/2014 6:04 AM, andybloom wrote:
> I would like to follow Frank's tutorial but have never received the
> 'Welcome' email.
> I have forgotten my password and thus can't change my preferences to digest
> mode…
> A little help or even a link to the passworded area would be good for me..
> On 9 January 2014 23:58, Frank Gruendel <newtontalk at pda-soft.de> wrote:
>> <flameshield>
>> Folks, we currently have 935 non-digested NewtonTalk members.
>> Optimistically
>> assuming that it would take Grant 30 seconds to put a subscriber back to
>> digest mode, it would take about 8 hours. Providing that Grant doesn't eat,
>> drink or use the bathroom during that time and doesn't take his hands off
>> the keyboard for even a second until this is finished.
>> From the mails he's currently sending to the list, I'm getting the
>> impression that right now our list dad is doing his very best resolving
>> more
>> important issues of mutual interest. In a nutshell, he's spending his
>> precious time on getting this list back to normal, which we all want.
>> You DID manage to subscribe to NewtonTalk without Grant's help, didn't you?
>> Getting your account back to digest mode is just as easy. Promised. I just
>> did it. And I'm far from being a mailing list expert.
>> Here's a step by step tutorial...
>> 1) Direct the browser of your choice to
>> <http://lists.newtontalk.net/mailman/listinfo/newtontalk>
>> 2) Scroll down to the section titled "NewtonTalk Subscribers"
>> 3) Enter the E-Mail address you are using for NewtonTalk and your password.
>> In case you've forgotten your password: It is in the mail with the subject
>> line "Welcome to the "Newtontalk" mailing list" that you received a couple
>> of hours ago.
>> 4) Click on "Visit Subscriber List".
>> 5) In the disguised E-Mail address list, click on your E-Mail address.
>> 6) Scroll down to the "Set Digest Mode" section.
>> 7) Click on "On".
>> 8) Scroll all the way down.
>> 9) Click on "Submit my changes".
>> That's it. Easy as pie. Takes but 30 seconds. Promised. Even your's truly
>> managed to figure out how to do it.
>> Frank
>> -- Newton software and hardware at http://www.pda-soft.de
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