Thank you for letting me know.
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On 4/8/2020 6:41 AM, Mike B wrote:
The Verizon domains of,
@vzwpix.com, and @vtext.com, are both valid Verizon domains.
The, @vzwpix.com domain is Verizon's MMS domain which means
this domain is used for sending larger text messages, text
messages that might contain pictures or text messages that
have much more than the 160 characters.
The Verizon domain, @vtext.com,
is Verizon's SMS domain for the standard text messages of 160
characters or less.
Spectrum uses the Verizon
domains because Spectrum operates its cell business using
Take care. Mike. Sent from my iBarstool.
*My body has absorbed so much soap and disinfectant lately that
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----- Original Message -----
Sent: Wednesday, April 08, 2020 2:04 AM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Question about jokes
Thank you so much for letting me know about the way of using text
messages as your email. I used to do that a few years ago but the
Verizon domain was your number at vzwpix.com. I'm glad that you
because I would have used that one. Now, I will use the vtext.com.
will be sure and let you know how it goes.
On 4/7/2020 8:11 AM, Ron Canazzi wrote:
> Hi Shelly,
> I am not sure if you can get the jokes by text message. Visit
> website and see what they say. I know there is a way to send
> receive text message via phone to computer and via computer
> It's a bit convoluted.
> You have to find the domain name of the carrier that you use
> you can probably put that into the e-mail edit field on the
> website. I have done this in the past. for example, my
> phone domain is the same as Verizon. I don't quite know why
> but it works that way. There are Internet sources to find the
> domain. They actually don't list Spectrum mobile, but I read
> somewhere that Spectrum is using Verizon facilities, so I
> Verizon domain which is vtext.com. So my e-mail address for
> message would be as follows: <ten digit number including
> code>@vtext.com. I have done this both ways to send my
> messages and to send e-mail to my PC.
> Good luck.
> On 4/7/2020 4:31 AM, Shelly Kane wrote:
>> Thank you so much for letting me know. Yes, I do remember
>> to send me numerous jokes. With a joke a day, is there
any way I can
>> have them texted to me on my phone? I really don't do
>> If not, that's OK. Just thought I would ask. I will also
>> about an application that I found on the phone. It's
>> jokes. You can install it for free and they will send you
a joke a
>> day. You will have to allow notifications and pick the
time you want
>> the joke to come. You can also go on there and find jokes
>> own. If you can't find this, I would be happy to text you
>> what I get. I would need your number though. Take care
and stay well.
>> On 4/6/2020 2:11 AM, Ron Canazzi wrote:
>>> Hi Shelly,
>>> Most of the old joke lists I used to subscribe to are
>>> Here's one that is still going. It's called 'Joke of
the day.' You
>>> can visit the following address:
>>> and fill in the form with your e-mail address. You
will get a
>>> confirmation e-mail which you must respond to to
>>> There used to be alot of them back in the day. I used
to send you
>>> some of them--remember: Humournet with the big Humor
>>> once a week. Bawdynet which had the blue stuff. Joke
of the day is
>>> There was one called Laugh Page. The moderator was
>>> Alima. Right after 9/11, his list disappeared and I
>>> why; could it have been because of his first name?
>>> Good luck.
>>> On 4/6/2020 4:30 AM, Shelly Kane wrote:
>>>> Hi Group:
>>>> I posted this to the Blind Apples group but no
one knew of anything
>>>> so I thought I would ask this question here.
Sorry for the repeat
>>>> message for any of you who are on the other list.
Does any of you
>>>> know if there is an application that you can get
for your phone
>>>> where you can get jokes every day? If not, is
there something you
>>>> can join where they could be texted to your
phone? If not, that's
>>>> fine. I was just inquiring. It would be nice to
>>>> sent every day just to have some laughter in
these tough times. I
>>>> used to subscribe many years ago to email lists
but I don't do it
>>>> anymore because I'm on the phone. Any help would
>>>> appreciated. Someone suggested Google assistant
but I'm not sure
>>>> how to use that with an Apple device.