Send Messages to an E-list (Lyris)
This article applies to: E-lists (Lyris)
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 in the To field, like this:
Be sure to include the hyphen and the letter L at the end of the list name. In this example, it's
What happens after you send your message depends on the way the list administrators have set up this e-list.
- Unmoderated lists: messages are delivered to all list members exactly as submitted.
- Moderated lists: each message is reviewed by a list administrator, who can reject messages if they are not appropriate for this list. The administrator may also edit your message before sending it on to the list.
- Announcement lists: only administrators can post messages to these lists. If you try to post to an announcement list (and you don't have administrative privileges), you'll receive an error message.