APOLOGIES AND FEW QUESTIONS

2003-08-22 Thread Ricky Lomey
offlist? Ricky Lomey ~~~ ACCMAIL Info (automatically generated) ~~ To UNSUBscribe: Send UNSUBSCRIBE ACCMAIL to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To get the ACCMAIL FAQ: Send e-mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] and enter only this line in the BODY of the note: send usenet/news.answers/internet-services

ACCMAIL FAQ QUESTIONS

2003-08-29 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi I am retrieving more information from the various services that interest me but I'll start with a few questions. What will happen on 3 September as it says the FAQ document expires? I managed to get the documents at work and most at home except http://www.expita.com/howto1.html which I hope

SHORT ARTICLE ON ACCMAIL

2003-09-01 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi all There is a short article on accmail that appeared in the E-access Bulletin's inbox, October, 2002. Not sure if it should be posted to the list. Ricky ~~~ ACCMAIL Info (automatically generated) ~~ To UNSUBscribe: Send UNSUBSCRIBE ACCMAIL to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To

HOW CAN I CHANGE WITH AN ACCMAIL SERVER?

2003-09-26 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi all Is there any accmail server or a way that can help me change subscriptions on lists? I have suggested to Topica.com that they allow us to change our options by E-mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] or [EMAIL PROTECTED] in addition to subscribe and unsubscribe, like yahoogroups and others and

WWW4MAIL SEND

2004-02-18 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi When I started using www4mail, all of them, I received my requested pages as text and occasionally word attachments. However, I stopped using this system because it either sends pages with a mixture of plain text and html code or once html and the next time text. How can I make sure that I

RETRIEVING .PDF URLS WITH ACCMAIL NOW?

2005-04-14 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi all It seems the PDF to text services from both Adobe and Trace Centre are no longer operative so is there a third or more options to try now? Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To

HELP FOR [EMAIL PROTECTED]

2006-05-26 Thread Ricky Lomey
the address was invalid or something even though I typed it and selected what I meant by web2mail in my address book. Ricky Lomey -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To unsubscribe, email

WEB2MAIL NO LUCK

2006-06-06 Thread Ricky Lomey
One of you said you received a response from [EMAIL PROTECTED] how? I have tried but then nothing happens, not even an error message. I understand healthnet.org does not respond to .com addresses so I have therefore never tried it. Ricky

RECEIVING MIME FROM WWW4MAIL

2006-07-17 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi again I'm glad www4mail from Italy works now. For a time some years ago whenever it responded it said the message was in plain text but yet it had MIME or HTML code or whatever you call those funny things imbedded in the text which made it hard. I also notice that on some topica.com lists

HALF RESPONSE FROM [EMAIL PROTECTED] LOST?

2006-07-17 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello Thanks for all your assistance. I use plain text to send messages, only on my previous PC was it once set to HTML without my knowing or remembering. Since I last wrote to you I now receive responses to my requests for URL from [EMAIL PROTECTED] but whenever I type in search and also search:

[EMAIL PROTECTED] QUOTA PER MESSAGE

2007-03-30 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi accmailers What is the quota for sending to [EMAIL PROTECTED] for text pages in a single message? Normally the www4mail system(s) allow for nine requests per email. Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to

SENDING PAGE CHANGERS IN PDF FORMAT?

2007-04-18 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello accmailers Do any of the page monitoring servers that actually send changes have the means to send PDF foormat and if so which? Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To unsubscribe,

SEARCHING SPECIFIC SITES VIA EMAIL

2007-04-18 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi again Is there any way to search specific items via email? Say I want to search http://www.google.co.za/search?q=weekly+parasha+%2B+progressivehl=enrls=GGLG,GGLG:2006-26,GGLG:enstart=10sa=N is there a way to put this into an email search tool and do it? I tried and this was the first time that

RETRIEVING PAGES WITH FRAMES

2007-04-26 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi I read the tips on the [EMAIL PROTECTED] help file but don't understand how to get pages with frames. Say if I wanted http://www.chess.org.il/ which has frames, how do I do it? Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion,

DIFFICULTY WITH PDF

2007-04-29 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi I know the providers of the [EMAIL PROTECTED] and others are not responsible for the way documents are sent or the content but I am wondering of you might still be able to provide me with an answer. What format does [EMAIL PROTECTED] retrieve PDF in? I got some, about eight attachments but I

SOLVED PROBLEM WITH FRAMES FOR CHESS

2007-05-13 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi all I solved the problem with chess.org.il/ and the frames by selecting one link which I thought was the main menu and at the end there was an email address so hopefully it worked. Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion,

PROBLEM WITH PDF

2007-05-13 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi again It seems the problem with the PDF files is that it says they were corrupted and were incorrectly encoded so how can I instruct [EMAIL PROTECTED] to correct this? Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to

LINKS FOUND?

2007-05-17 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello Sometimes when using web page grabber pages say links found but no links are given. Why is this? Ricky Lomey -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To unsubscribe, email to the *admin

GETTING WORD ATTACHMENTS WITH [EMAIL PROTECTED]

2007-05-18 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi How can oen get .doc attachments from [EMAIL PROTECTED] Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To unsubscribe, email to the *admin* address [EMAIL PROTECTED] with UNSUBSCRIBE ACCMAIL as

USING UUENCODE

2007-05-18 Thread Ricky Lomey
Thanks Lena from Kiev, yet again as before you come to my rescue, I will try uuencode the PDF. Can it also be used for .doc files? Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To unsubscribe,

SPANISH TO ENGLISH TRANSLATOR VIA EMAIL? 1

2007-06-04 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello Is there any email service that can translate from Spanish into English? Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To unsubscribe, email to the *admin* address [EMAIL PROTECTED] with

spanish to english translator via email? 2

2007-06-04 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello again How would I send say http://www.rugby234.blogspot.com/ to any Spanish to English translator if I got it via webpage grabber or [EMAIL PROTECTED] Do I forward as is or do I have to delete certain parts? Ricky -- To

VANCOUVER WEBPAGES GAREWAY HELP

2007-06-04 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello How do I get pages in plain text from Vancouver webpages? Once it sent one as text and attached my other requests. It is not dump because dump only gives the URL. I looked at the help message I received some years ago but it is not clear and the gatemaster has not replied. Ricky

WEB2MAIL HELP

2007-06-06 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi Why is there no way to find a human being to communicate with regarding [EMAIL PROTECTED] Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To unsubscribe, email to the *admin* address [EMAIL

USING GOOGLE TRANSLATOR VIA EMAIL

2007-06-10 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi Thanks SZS for your helpful tips about translators. How do I send to the Google translator using [EMAIL PROTECTED] or webpage grabber? Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To

GETTING .DOC ATTACHMENTS IN ENGLISH

2007-06-12 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello Whenever I retrieve .doc attachments with [EMAIL PROTECTED] it sounds as if they are in strange letters. How do I ask for them in English if I think they may be in English on the web page? I think they come as Xuuencode but am not sure. Ricky

NO REACTION TO SENDING CERTAIN PAGES

2007-06-27 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello fellow accmailers Usually the servers are very good at retrieving webpages or even giving the occasional failure notice. However, occasionally when I ask for pages there is absolutely no response at all, even no failure notice when asking for three specific pages. Why? Ricky Lomey P.S

WHOIS VIA ACCMAIL

2007-06-28 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello Where in the expita pages and accmail faq is the info on the whois command or could somebody please send the item to me? Thank you. Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To

Re: NO REACTION TO SENDING CERTAIN AGES

2007-07-03 Thread Ricky Lomey
My experience with www4mail, whether SZS.net or any other of the former www4mail services has been a success rate of 99% as has been the case with webpage at rumkin.com and [EMAIL PROTECTED] Grabpage had 100%. [EMAIL PROTECTED] too little. Webpage at rumkin.com sometimes does not respond to

SUCCESS WITH [EMAIL PROTECTED] AND PDF AT LAST!

2007-10-11 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi I tried getting some PDF documents with www4mail and I used send instead of getpdf and it was the first time in some months I tried getting PDF and for the first time I managed to read the documents properly. Ricky -- To

TRACKING PAGES WITH [EMAIL PROTECTED]

2008-02-10 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi listers, Have the staff at [EMAIL PROTECTED] thought of setting up page tracking like watchthatpage.com and trackengine.com have? Why? I suppose one shouldn't reinvent the wheel but I suggest it because [EMAIL PROTECTED] is able to retrieve PDF and .doc whereas the others are not so it could

USING PDF NEWSPAPERS WITH ACCMAIL

2008-05-02 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi listers I use an ISP and therefore a POP3 but still depend on ACCMAIL. So I was wondering how one can suggest to newspapers which can be downloaded in PDF how to make them more accessible with [EMAIL PROTECTED] As I am still on dial up I do not really download but I will probably still use

Re: USING PDF NEWSPAPERS WITH ACCMAIL

2008-05-07 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi Thanks Mike Web for your reply. The one newspaper I am referring to that can be downloaded in PDF format which I wanted to get with accmail is http://www.sajewishreport.co.za/ Ricky Lomey -- To contribute to the discussion

Re: NEWSPAPERS IN PDF WITH [EMAIL PROTECTED]

2008-05-13 Thread Ricky Lomey
for me but then I suppose it differs from week to week. Ricky lomey -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com To unsubscribe, email to the *admin* address [EMAIL PROTECTED] with UNSUBSCRIBE ACCMAIL

PDF FILES CORRUPTED

2008-05-26 Thread Ricky Lomey
I tried receiving more DF with [EMAIL PROTECTED] but it said Adobe Reader could not read them because the file is either not supported or corrupted. Ricky -- To contribute to the discussion, email to accmail@listserv.aol.com

SEARCHING VIA EMAIL?

2008-06-22 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi accmailers Which services are still available to search via email and which are they? I can't find anything in the agora help document that explains how to search google with agora. Ricky -- To contribute to the

SEARCHING WITH WEBPAGE GRABBER

2008-06-29 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hello I had a problem because when searching via webpage grabber I put two spaces between search and the first keyword as part of the search string and it only gave me some Google categories but no results. So I tried using only one space between the word search and what I wanted to search for

PDF CORRUPTED

2008-06-29 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi It seems all PDF files that [EMAIL PROTECTED] are seen by Adobe as corrupted and not correctly sent because they are sent as email attachments so I am not sure if it woudl be worth copying as I was advised, not sure if it depends on the way the file looks on the actual website or what but it

[EMAIL PROTECTED] NOT RESPONDING TO SEARCHES

2008-06-29 Thread Ricky Lomey
not respond to searches so I again contacted Kevin Hutchinson and hope he will assist. Ricky Lomey --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 080626-0, 2008/06/26 Tested on: 2008/06/30 12:28:29 avast! - copyright (c) 1988-2008 ALWIL Software. http://www.avast.com

SEARCHING GOOGLE WITH [EMAIL PROTECTED] 2

2008-07-02 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi again Where is the plus sign on the keyboard that I should use or can I just copy and paste the plus sing from the help file and just delete all before or after it so I can use it with the string? Ricky --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 080630-1,

SEARCHING GOOGLE WITH [EMAIL PROTECTED] 1

2008-07-02 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi list What should I put before sending a search request to google, is it search or get or send wishout the quotes first before the URL? Ricky --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 080630-1, 2008/06/30 Tested on: 2008/07/01 11:21:01 avast! - copyright (c)

SUCCESS SEARCHING GOOGLE WITH [EMAIL PROTECTED]

2008-07-04 Thread Ricky Lomey
it using plus which I pasted from the message. I use English and am in South Africa. Ricky lomey --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 080630-1, 2008/06/30 Tested on: 2008/07/04 04:15:07 avast! - copyright (c) 1988-2008 ALWIL Software. http://www.avast.com

PLUS AND STRING

2008-07-06 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi Just to clarify, I found the plus sign on my keyboard, I am in South Afriica English speaking. It is shift together with equals as I thought. The one below the enter kay on the numad does not work either with numlock on or off. What I mean by string I think, isn't a string when you search for

ATTACHMENTS CORRUPTED WITH [EMAIL PROTECTED]

2008-07-10 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi Seems all attachments sent by [EMAIL PROTECTED] can't open and are corrupted along the way somehow, not just PDF, this never happened before. Ricky --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 080630-1, 2008/06/30 Tested on: 2008/07/09 10:12:09 avast! - copyright

Re: pROBLEM WITH PAGES IN PDF

2008-09-21 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi I have been trying to find the answer for this roblem of getting emty ages in PDF for months now from the accmail list but no real clear answer yet. --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 080830-0, 2008/08/30 Tested on: 2008/09/21 05:09:24 avast! - copyright (c)

Re: FW: MAIL COULD NOT BE DELIVERED

2008-11-07 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi I also encountered the problem with webpage grabber a few weeks ago but it somehow fixed itself and my messages were responded to by the requested URL being sent. However I am also experiencing the problem again currently like Wolfgang but not sure why. Ricky lomey --- avast! Antivirus

WEBPAGE GRABBER WORKING AGAIN

2008-11-10 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi listers [EMAIL PROTECTED] is u and running now again. Ricky --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 081029-0, 2008/10/29 Tested on: 2008/11/10 11:05:20 avast! - copyright (c) 1988-2008 ALWIL Software. http://www.avast.com

LONG SEARCH STRING

2009-01-28 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi What is the best way to search using a search string say if I want to look for a list of or site that might have orchestral versions of national anthems one can download in MP3? Ricky lomey --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 090125-0, 2009/01/25 Tested

SEARCHING FOR ENGLISH LINK ON A SITE

2009-04-02 Thread Ricky Lomey
Using webpage grabber, how does one retrieve or search for the English link to any site where there is definitely an English link though English is not the main language? Some I have tried say something like javascriptchangelanguage, etc so how can webpage grabber get it? Thank you. Ricky

www4m...@szs.net WITH PDF WORKING ALMOST

2009-04-18 Thread Ricky Lomey
software I currently use is not compatible with newer versions of Adobe and it is expensive to update the screen reader software which works with newer versions among other improvements. Ricky Lomey --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 090407-0, 2009/04/07 Tested

SUCCESS WITH PDF!!!

2009-04-26 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi listers Had success retrieving a PDF file with www4m...@szs.net, first success in many months, came through, the same file three times as three separate one-part attachments. --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 090419-0, 2009/04/19 Tested on: 2009/04/26

WHAT DOES ERROR 504 MEAN WHEN TRYING TO RETRIEVE A PAGE IN TEXT FROM www4m...@szs.net

2009-06-14 Thread Ricky Lomey
I am trying to get two pages from www4mail at szs.net but it says error 504, what is that? --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 090510-0, 2009/05/10 Tested on: 2009/06/09 01:39:29 avast! - copyright (c) 1988-2009 ALWIL Software. http://www.avast.com

ACCMAIL SENDING FAXES TO BUSINESSES IN ISRAEL

2009-10-06 Thread Ricky Lomey
I put Accmail in my subject because the subject might sound off topic. some years ago I read in the Accmail FAQ that there is a service that allows one to send free faxes to businesses in Israel and wondered if it is still available or where to find the details if the ACCMAIL FAQ has not yet been

TRANSLATING WEBPAGES VIA EMAIL THROUGH ACCMAIL SERVERS?

2009-11-09 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi In the old accmail faq and on this list there was mention of translating pages via accmail. How and to where can I send a website to be translated from Japanese into English in this way? Thank you. Ricky Lomey --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 091106-0

ACCMAIL RESOLVE

2010-07-05 Thread Ricky Lomey
it? Thanks. Ricky lomey --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 100513-1, 2010/05/13 Tested on: 2010/07/05 09:31:46 avast! - copyright (c) 1988-2010 ALWIL Software. http://www.avast.com

WHAT IS INTERNAL SERVER ERROR WITH ACCMAIL?

2010-11-26 Thread Ricky Lomey
Sometimes I ask for pages and the result sent said I think the error number is 505 but it means internal server error, which server's error is it, is it the website from which page requested? Ricky Lomey --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 101121-1, 2010/11/21

OCR CONVERTION VIA ACCMAIL?

2010-11-26 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi again Not sure if this has ever been discussed or considered as accmail but I heard there are services one can forward .tif image attachments to so they can be converted with optical character recocnition and return to one as text or maybe Word with varing results, any clues where to start? I

PDF TO TEXT?

2010-11-26 Thread Ricky Lomey
Any PDF to text conversion services still available via accmail? Adobe's is not. --- avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean. Virus Database (VPS): 101121-1, 2010/11/21 Tested on: 2010/11/26 05:51:21 avast! - copyright (c) 1988-2010 ALWIL Software. http://www.avast.com

PDF NOT ABLE TO WORK ANYWHERE VIA ACCMAIL

2011-05-02 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi Seems the PDF at w...@domail.be is not working so no way to retrieve PDF as www4mail does not respond and the Adobe PDF to text and html converters are no longer operative it seems. Ricky -- To contribute to the

HELP WITH TRANSLATION FROM CUBISIMA PLEASE

2011-05-21 Thread Ricky Lomey
Hi To those who speak Sanish what does the belo reply mean? Thanks. Ricky Lomey - Original Message - From: webmas...@cubisima.com To: ric...@iafrica.com Sent: Saturday, May 14, 2011 10:11 PM Subject: Servicio WWW por correo de Cubisima Estimado

HELP ITH TRANSLATION OF ANOTHER MESSAGE PLEASE

2011-05-30 Thread Ricky Lomey
A different message from the webmaster it seems, please translate thanks. Ricky - Original Message - From: webmas...@cubisima.com To: ric...@iafrica.com Sent: Thursday, May 26, 2011 12:21 PM Subject: Servicio WWW por correo de Cubisima Estimado Usuario: