LISTSERV 17.0 Help

LISTSERV 17.0 Help

Help for LISTSERV Archives

The archive browsing page contains the message viewer, allowing you to view all of the messages in the archives.

The following options are available:

  • Use Proportional/Monospaced Font: Click to use a proportional or a monospaced font when viewing plain text messages.
  • Show All/Condense Mail Headers: Click to show all of the mail headers or just the most important ones.
  • Show HTML/Text Part by Default: Click to show the HTML or the plain text part by default when viewing multipart messages.

You can view your messages using several methods:

  • Message: Click to view the First/Previous/Next/Last message for the selected month or week.
  • By Topic: Click to view the First/Previous/Next/Last message in the same topic for the selected month or week.
  • By Author: Click to view the First/Previous/Next/Last message by the same author for the selected month or week.

This page also offers you several other options:

  • Reply: Click to post a reply to the current message.
  • Log In/Log Out: Click to log in or log out of LISTSERV.
  • Register/Change Password: Click to get a LISTSERV password or to change an existing password.
  • Subscribe or Unsubscribe: Click to subscribe, unsubscribe or to change your subscription settings.
  • Post Message: Click to create and post a message to the list.
  • Send Newsletter: Click to create and send a newsletter to the list using the newsletter template library.
  • Search Archives: Click to search the archives of the list.

If the message you are viewing contains additional parts or attachments, then the Parts/Attachments row will be displayed after the mail header. To view the part or attachment, simply click on it. For multi-part messages, the default view (HTML or Text) is set using the Default View option under Preferences.

LISTSERV is L-Soft's industry-standard email list management software, originally developed by Eric Thomas in 1986. See the LISTSERV Manuals for complete documentation.

LISTSERV® is a registered trademark. The trademark identifies LISTSERV® as a brand of email list management software developed by L-Soft.