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  1. Mail is coming along well. now my server or ISP has cleared thieir backlog of up to 12 hours

    Accumulated mail, including another of yours is now on my britishlibrary account which suits me fine. Meanwhile blocked spam is building up in my held mail. I can check the report every day on britishlibrary (no genuine mail has so far appeared.) Occasionally I can then trash and delete on spamcop. At one time there were more tha 400 spam messages.

    So Spamcop is solving a very serious problem and well well worth its 30 dollars. Thanks very much Michael

  2. You need to go into your webmail account.

    Select Options, SpamCop Tools, Select your email forwarding, change your password or mail reports.

    Delete the entry for Forwarding Address and save.

    Then you should start to see email in the Inbox start to collect.  Once that starts to work, we can work on getting your email popped from spamcop to your local machine.

    Steven Thanks

    Overnight I have deleted forwarding which was michael.stevens[at]britishlibrary.net added all the days of the week to reports and pressed submit. I have not changed my password yet.

    I have checked all the relevant entries carefully. My Account Name in Outlook/server is entered as snevets[at]spamcp.net

    This morning I get some sound mail and one obvious spam in my Outlook british library account ( for a short while yesterday I did get one of my many trial messages to myself on spamcop webmail).

  3. Open a message, select Show All Headers and copy/paste them in a reply here.

    Steven Thanks I send this now. You may then wish me to answer the rest of the queies in your latest mail later?

      Content-Type:  multipart/alternative; boundary="--9960426613256857"

    Date:  Mon, 24 May 2004 23:33:20 -0500 [00:33:20 EDT]

    Delivered-To:  spamcop-net-snevets[at]spamcop.net


    From:  Sarah Ladner <voumoayweflvu[at]myway.com>

    MIME-Version:  1.0

    Message-ID:  <15057473678.11321[at]>

    Received:  (qmail 29808 invoked from network); 25 May 2004 07:49:19 -0000

    from unknown (HELO c60.cesmail.net) ( by blade1.cesmail.net with SMTP; 25 May 2004 07:49:19 -0000

    from mailgate.cesmail.net ( by c60.cesmail.net with SMTP; 25 May 2004 03:49:18 -0400

    (qmail 22484 invoked from network); 25 May 2004 07:49:18 -0000

    from unknown (HELO mailgate.cesmail.net) ( by mailgate.cesmail.net with SMTP; 25 May 2004 07:49:18 -0000

    from mail.britishlibrary.net [] by mailgate.cesmail.net with POP3 (fetchmail-6.2.1) for snevets[at]spamcop.net (single-drop); Tue, 25 May 2004 03:49:18 -0400 (EDT)

    (qmail 24462 invoked from network); 25 May 2004 03:57:30 -0000

    from vasey.mail.uk.easynet.net ([]) (envelope-sender <voumoayweflvu[at]myway.com>) by nectarine.mail.uk.easynet.net (qmail-ldap-1.03) with SMTP for <michael.stevens[at]britishlibrary.net>; 25 May 2004 03:57:30 -0000

    from [] (helo=I-FRIEND) by vasey.mail.uk.easynet.net with smtp (Exim 4.32) id 1BSSs8-0002b3-Gx; Tue, 25 May 2004 04:45:01 +0100

    from [] by calais579329.police. via HTTP; Tue, 25 May 2004 02:38:20 -0200


    Return-Path:  <voumoayweflvu[at]myway.com>

    Subject:  [No Subject]

    To:  michael.stevens[at]britishlibrary.net

    X-Easynet-RBL-Warning: is listed at sbl-xbl.spamhaus.org

    X-Ironport-AV:  i="3.81R,82,1083556800"; d="scan'208"; a="65608932:sNHT26636692"

    X-Message-Info:  033PC359Wyvfu24TP68oynPplPK010xdkT9rjWWOpibHLS42NDL931

    X-spam-Checker-Version:  SpamAssassin 2.63 (2004-01-11) on blade1

    X-spam-Level:  ***********



    X-SpamCop-Disposition:  Blocked bl.spamcop.net 

    Headers:  Show Limited Headers 


  4. See my post under the email forum.

    You can either continue to have people use your britishlibrary address, have the messages sent to spamcop and collect them there


    You have people use your spamcop.net address, have spamcop send them to britishlibrary and read them there.  This method will not filter any messages ent directly to britishlibrary, however.

    I have replied to this in Emmail Setup but do not yet see it there. Should I repeat the reply Thanks Michael

  5. .

    You can either continue to have people use your britishlibrary address, have the messages sent to spamcop and collect them there

    Thanks I seek to have mail sent to michael.stevens[at]britishlibrary.net and would pick it up from Spamcop (on webmail I suppose).

    The trouble is that it does not get thrpugh even after waiting some hours

    Held Mail and Trash on the extreme right of the display are functioning ok

    To raise a new question Is it possible that my broadband address to CONNECT

    aouf70.xtreme.pipex.net (in the the panel that appears when I go to send/receive on my Outlook Express 6) has to do with the problem?

    Note I do see a spamcop message among the rest in the Held Mail box in the middle of the Spamcop toolbar

    I am not sure I understand other parts of your message rgar may or may not be relevant Thanks Michael

    PS Hope I am in the right forum

  6. WAZOO AND STEVEN Thanks for you attemps to help I am sure it is something simple

    I am using Outlook Express on a standard PC Microsoft 98

    'i want to have my britishlibrary mail fetched,as you put it, filtered and returned so that I can continue to use that address

    I have followed your instructions Spamcop Email Setup/ POP Setup.and completed

    Thr name of the pop derver

    my user name on that server

    my passwoord on that server (which I asume is my POP password)

    I assume this has been filled in correcctly since my mail (all of it) is being fetched

    I confirm that I have altered my Server entry to read



    Account Name snevets[at]spamcop.net Note I have tried using the name only,

    Note I am on broadband through Pipex as Britishlibrary server does not provide it

  7. Wazoo

    I am rsuming this on the e-mail forim at your request

    I aim to set up spamcop and use my michael.stevens[at]britishlibrary address

    I have just now altered my server name to snevets only leaving out spamcop.net

    It therefore reads pop.spamcop.net


    Name snevets

    I will now try sending a trial from my address to myself and wait an hour or so to see if it goes through

    Thanks for your continuing help Michael


    Mail not accepted I am reverting to full user name under name onmy server

  8. Wazoo

    Sorry There seems to be deep confusion

    My aim only is to apply spamcop and keep my e-mal address of mcihael.stevens[at]britishlibrary

    Since you ask I am going to the e-,ail dorum where I will tell you about the actions I about to take in response to suggetions. Hope I am beginning to get the hang of this thanks Michael

  9. First of all, I think this should be moved by a moderator to the email forum

    What we have here is a poster that starts new Topics, asks a questions, responses have been posted, yet there's not a sign that any of those answers have been read, acted upon, or just ignored. What I'm going to do now is track down all of his posts thus far, grab them and all the responses, merge them into a new Topic, put that over in E-Mail Set-up, PM the poster, and cross my fingers that he will follow along and maybe even clear up what's actually going on ...????

    Also, you probably want to mask your email address

    I believe it was you that offered the same advice to his second Posting, but again, it appears to have either been not read or ignored ..???

    Thankyou for replies to my queries wich I have read. Is this where replies are made if not where?. Please remember I am an ordinary e-mailer who has recourse to your sophisticated program only because I suffer so much spam. i want to keep my unique e-mail address.Span has been successfully removed but all my mail is now locked. Maybe it will clear in the morning. I will put any new Messages in jhe e-mail folder but thought this was to do with my set up . Apologies if any are dua e-mail direct to me would help if it will get through. Regards Michael

  10. I have now 'checked' my britishlibrary Pop3, username and password satisfactorily and wish to retain my old address michael.stevens[at]britishlibrary.net

    Mail to this address does not reach snevets[at]spamcop.net. Should I do more?

    Deleted Held Mail reported as trash does not reach 'empty trash' and does not leave the held mail list of several hundred

    Please Help

    Michael Stevens Oxford Uk

  11. My Server Contact fails as page copy below. Lrase assist so that I can use Spamcop Michael


    Enter the POP server you would like checked

    POP Server Username Password Leave on Server Use SSL Error Count Last Error Delete this Entry

    140 Cannot contact server


    I get this error whether or not I tick SSL