[BCAB] Responding to List Messages Using Thunderbird

Kerry Fielding littlemisslovely1973 at me.com
Sun Jul 30 21:16:31 BST 2017


That's control R sorry.


Kerry


On 30/07/2017 21:14, Kerry Fielding wrote:
> Sorry folks.  I sent the first two messages by pressing control shift 
> and R Hence why it looks like my email starts in the middle of a 
> sentence.  I suspect Andrew has those two messages.
>
>
> Kerry
>
>
> On 30/07/2017 17:52, Andrew Hodgson wrote:
>> So how did you send this reply off, as it went to the list?
>>
>> Andrew.
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of David 
>> Taylor
>> Sent: 30 July 2017 16:40
>> To: bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk
>> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Responding to List Messages Using Thunderbird
>>
>> Reply to list seems to send it to the list though, so this isn't the 
>> answer, and I'll be blowed if I can find a way to find and then 
>> actually install an addon!
>>
>> Cheers
>> Dave
>>
>> On 30/07/2017 12:07, Andrew Hodgson wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I really want to try and get this sorted out, but at the moment the 
>>> option is set to send list replies to the list in the software, and 
>>> I can see in the headers the Reply-To header is set to go to the list.
>>>
>>> I think this is a Thunderbird issue, where the default reply 
>>> keystroke on Thunderbird is sending the message off list. Apparently 
>>> there is a reply list button that can be used to send messages to 
>>> the list.  There is an addon here which may overrite this behaviour:
>>>
>>> https://addons.mozilla.org/en-GB/thunderbird/addon/disable-reply-list/
>>>
>>> Andrew.
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of David
>>> Taylor
>>> Sent: 30 July 2017 02:07
>>> To: bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk
>>> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Responding to List Messages Using Thunderbird
>>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>>
>>> I think this is a list specific setting, and apparently I've been 
>>> responding individually when I thought I was responding to list for 
>>> ages. It's a really annoying option if you ask me, a discussion list 
>>> should be that, not a reply to an individual list. I'll have to get 
>>> in the habbit of replying to all to be sure, and I'm sorry to people 
>>> who got individual messages from me when I thought I was replying to 
>>> list.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On 26/07/2017 16:52, Kerry Fielding wrote:
>>>> HI folks.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Maybe I'm paranoid but after sorting out my problems sending emails
>>>> to lists from Thunderbird I'm still not convinced all of my emails
>>>> are getting through.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I've added all of the different list addresses as contacts in my
>>>> address book but my question is what I do when replying to a message
>>>> from the list.  I have tried CTRL+shift+l to respond to a list and
>>>> sometimes that works and sometimes it doesn't.  I've also used CTRL+R
>>>> but have a feeling that when I do this the response only goes to the
>>>> person to whom I'm replying.  I had this clarified by John yesterday
>>>> when we were discussing the Sky App as it seems I responded directly
>>>> to him when pressing CTRL+R.  On a positive note though I do like
>>>> Thunderbird.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Kerry
>>>>
>>>>
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