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Subject:AOL help for saving From:Jeffrey Pittman <Jpittman49 -at- AOL -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 13 Sep 1995 14:38:15 -0400
In a message dated 95-09-13 12:25:45 EDT, REITH_R -at- PROCESS -dot- COM (Rose Reith)
>BTW my husband has heard that part of the problem is that AOL automatically
>purges saved mail after a month or so, so many of these people do not have
>messages anymore when they try to get off of the lists. They need to save
>out to their own computer systems, and they seem mostly not to do that, so
>suffer the output of the unthinking ones.
TO :AOLers in need of setting up saved mail folders in your Personal Filing
1) Use Flash Session to download your mail (automatic sign-off after
downloading is optional)
2) Click on, Read Incoming Mail
3) Read your mail and delete any messages you do NOT want to save, then:
4) Click on, Mail
5) Click on, Personal Filing Cabinet
6) Click on, Add Folder
7) Name Folder <Something Appropriate> (i.e. Techwr-l)
8) Click on, OK
9) Scroll down to the desired message and click-and-drag it to the
10) Repeat the click-and-drag operation until all of the desired messages
are saved to their Appropriate Folders
11) Close Personal Filing Cabinet
<<<NOTE>>> DO NOT delete the saved messages from the Read Incoming Mail
screen after they have been saved to their folders. This will also delete
the message from the Personal Filing Cabinet. Simply close the Read Incoming
Mail screen, or click the <Next> button at the bottom of the screen, and the
saved message will disappear from the Read Incoming Mail screen.