AOL are causing
us considerable problems in that they are refusing to relay email
from our listserver. Their ban on our listserver is not 100% and
some messages do get through but we cannot now guarantee this
with any reliability.
AOL is not
a genuine Internet Service Provider so the world from an AOL perspective
is different. AOL has come to the conclusion that because we send
the same email to more than one of its subscribers then the email
is SPAM - ie unwanted email. Such emails are bounced back to us
by AOL with a warning message. We have advised AOL that all of
our list members voluntarily join the list and have specifically
requested to do so.
AOL has declined
to answer any email from us on this subject.
has been raised with AOL by our Internet Service Provider - DSVR
- but we understand that they have also had a nill response.
As a consequence
we do not advise you to subscribe an AOL address to any of our
We can as
an alternative provide you with a free mailbox which you can use
via your AOL dial up account. You will need Outlook or Outlook
Express installed on your computer. If you would like a free account
please email firstname.lastname@example.org