Listserv – Exporting & Importing Members
Description: The purpose of this document is to explain how to import and export members of a listserv. This can be useful for combining listservs for simplicity or even renaming listservs. Since an existing listserv cannot be renamed, exporting the members of a listserv to a CSV file and importing those members into a new listserv […]
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How to create an automatic welcome message for new subscribers of moderated lists?
Description: The purpose of this document is to explain how to create a welcome message to send to new subscribers. The document is intended for new subscribers of a moderated list. Create Document Content Once you login to the UNC List server, you can Begin by clicking onĀ Utilities: Automated Messages: Document Content Click on Create From […]
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Which browsers are supported for use with the UNC Campus listserver?
Description: Web Browsers Internet Explorer 10 Firefox 29 or higher The following web browsers are not officially supported, but should work: Netscape 8.1 Opera 7.x and later Mozilla 1.2x Safari Google Chrome
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Why can’t someone in Brazil using an ISP in Taiwan send messages to my UNC e-mail account?
Description: In accordance with best practices and industry standards, UNC e-mail administrators have taken an aggressive stance in removing spam from the UNC e-mail system. We have absolutely nothing against your mom, colleague, or friend. UNC-Chapel Hill reserves the right to reject mail identified as spam without providing notification to the recipient. In addition, legitimate e-mail […]
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Managing a List
Description: To List or Not to List If you need to send mail frequently to a number of people, probably the simplest solution is to set up an address book group in your email client. All of the ITS-supported email clients (Mozilla Thunderbird, Mulberry, Outlook, and Pine) make it very easy to construct such a group […]
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How can I reduce the amount of email spam I get?
Description: UNC Spam Filtering Service For information on this service please see the document UNC-Chapel Hill Spam Filtering Service . Report spam messages that you receive to the UNC Postmaster. For information on how to report spam, please see the How to report phishing and spam emails document. Unsubscribe Note that some spam can be stopped […]
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Why do I get the error “Your message posting was rejected because the “LYRIS-” header was detected in the body of the message you sent”, when I try to forward a list message to another list?
Description: Why do I get the error “Your message posting was rejected because the “LYRIS-” header was detected in the body of the message you sent”, when I try to forward a list message to another list? This header is usually only included by automated email programs such as “vacation” programs. For this reason, Lyris does […]
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Why Does my listserv footer say “unknown lmsubst tag argument”?
Description: To fix this problem you should update the default footer on your listserv by following the instructions here.
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