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Jay Fowler <[log in to unmask]>
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CSUF Help for Listserv <[log in to unmask]>
Mon, 3 Apr 2000 15:57:11 -0700
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Creating or Changing a LISTSERV Welcome Message

You can create or change your LISTSERV Farewell Message using
a web browser or via email.

To create or change a LISTSERV Farewell Message using a web browser:

1.      Point your web browser to the following URL:


2.      Click the Mailing list management interface (list
        owners only) link.

3.      In E-mail address: field, enter your email address.

4.      In the Password field, enter your LISTSERV password.

5.      Click the Login or Login and save my password in a cookie button.

6.      If you have more than one list, pick the appropriate list
        in the Listname menu.

7.      Click the Templates or the Edit mail and web templates button.

8.      Select Farewell message from the form menu.

9.      Click the Edit form button.

10.     In the Subject: field, type the subject of the Farewell Message.

11.     In the text area below the Subject: field, type a new Farewell
        Message or edit the current Farewell Message.

12.     When you are finished editing the Farewell Message, click the
        Update button.

To create or change a LISTSERV Farewell Message via email:

1.      Compose a new email message to:

                [log in to unmask]

2.      No subject is needed.

3.      In the body of the message, type:


                LISTNAME is the name of the LISTSERV
                THE.LIST.PASSWORD is your LISTSERV password
                SUBJECT.OF.FAREWELL.MESSAGE is the Subject of
                the message new subscribers will receive
                TEXT.OF.FAREWELL.MESSAGE is the text of the message.

4.      If you do not want your signature to appear at the bottom of the
        Farewell Message, disable your signature file.

5.      Send the message.

6.      You will get an email indicating that the Farewell Message has
        been successfully stored.

Please contact the Help Desk for further assistance.

Email:          [log in to unmask]
Telephone:      Students: 278-7000; Fac/Staff: 278-5000; CVIP: 278-1111x2