I am asking the following on behalf of one of my 'Flock' I guess it could also in Consumer or a discussion point in Speakers corner.
I have frequently sent mail to this individual- got no response-and when seen - he will respond- that he had not received such a mail.
Having sent him a link to a particular site early in the week - When I saw him on a trip yesterday- I asked - 'Did you get it'
Nope he replied.
Went road to his house this morning to have a look see.
His account is TalkTalk- and sure enough no sign of the mail or any other recent though there was one I sent last week.
I did notice however that all the mail in the box had come in by G mail -not Talk Talk
I am wondering therefore is this of possible significance?
I have asked him to check his SPAM box/settings so far no response.
I take it he is collecting in a mail client on his pc only from Gmail server. He obviously hasn't got his webmail server settings right for Gmail to collect his talktalk emails and/or his talktalk webmail server settings to forward to Gmail.
Therefore the talktalk email never ends up on the Gmail server for him to collect and he is not collecting separately.
I think it would be easier if you got his Gmail address and used that instead of his talktalk address if it is a problem to get him to do as Fruit Bat /\0/\ says.
(I think your thread title is a bit unfair on talktalk....)
I agree after I sent the post and spotted my typing error I also thought= yes npt really TT more his machine setting - but what.?
He is strictly Web mail user to his TT account
There is not E clent operating.
The Gmail address he assures me appeared with the tt mail it in not something he has set up.
But what ever that may be - He is not getting my mail vis TT except the one mentioned.
I think it is despicable that you should have to avoid loading programs by default
Ah yes a possibility to consider, though how one goes about checking and 'unticking' what. where is a puzzlement..
On a slightly off thread note, where I have another thread running with TinyURL
no longer working for me,[The links turn out to be 'not found'] I am beginning to wonder if it is some change I may have inadvertently 'authorised'
Indeed I think I did see one of those 'gone in a flash' messages- too quick to take in.
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