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    • By creating rules, you can have your e-list messages sorted into various folders automatically.
    • In the addresses shown here, replace listname with the name of your list. Be sure to include the hyphen and the letter L at the end of the list name. Messages...
    • If you use a Cornell Optional Email Alias (also known as COEA or Alias) address AND you use Lyris (CIT's electronic mailing list service), you may find yourself in a situation where the two services don't play nicely.  
    • This article links to several other articles that outline the basics of being a list member.
    • How do I change my settings? To find out how you've got the options set for a particular list, send an email message to listname-request@cornell.edu where listname is the...
    • If you are a member of a CIT-hosted list, there are four configuration settings you can control. Most people who use e-lists never feel the need to change any of the default settings, but isn't it nice to know you have choices?
    • The options described here are explained in detail on our Customize Your List Settings (as a list member) article. This page describes a method for changing the settings on more than one...
    • Most people come to this page when they tried to use the commands listed in our Customize Your List Settings article and got an error message that reads something like this: No...
    • Your first line of defense for general questions about e-lists is this web site. The second source of wisdom is the IT Service Desk. If you have questions about a particular list,...
    • To join an e-list (also called subscribing), send an email message to listname-request@cornell.edu  where listname is the name of the list you want to join, including the...
    • Notes for people who use a Cornell Optional Email Alias address instead of their NetID address. To leave an e-list (also called unsubscribing), send an email message to...
    • Administrators can review a list of members through the Lyris web interface. The Lyris review command returns basic information about an e-list. Depending on how the list owner has...
    • Replying to a list message is just like replying to any email message, except that you must be very careful to check where your reply will go. When list owners establish their lists,...
    • Most email clients let you apply formatting to your messages, features like font choices, size, bold, colors, indents, etc. Some applications (for example, Lyris ListManager) expect...
    • If you attach a file larger than 700 KB to an e-list message, it won't go through. E-list messages have a maximum size of one megabyte, including attachments, and the very act of attaching a...
    • See also Replying to E-list Messages Sending a message to the members of an e-list is almost exactly like sending any other email message. You simply put the e-list address...
    • To find out which CIT-hosted lists you have subscribed to, send an email message to lyris@cornell.edu   For the Subject of the message, type the single word which...