Re: Oddity with TechTalk message format - Reported to Group Owner


I just checked the Blindtech list and that list does have the reply to sender button. Its odd that some lists have it and some don't.

I'll ask support about it.


-----Original Message-----
From: Gene
Sent: Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:46 AM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Oddity with TechTalk message format - Reported to Group Owner

I'm not sure what the problem is. I checcked a message from the NVDA list
and I found the same thing. there is no reply to member link. To me, going
through messages with a screen-reader, it appears to me as though they are
HTML messages and I'm curious how you know they are text. Is it the lack of
formatting or images?

I'll probably write to support about this but, since I've seen this on two
lists, I suspect it is a general problem.

-----Original Message-----
From: Brian Vogel
Sent: Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:19 AM
Subject: [TechTalk] Oddity with TechTalk message format - Reported to Group

I don't generally subscribe initially using the individual message option
because I use the web interface, but for each group I do generally turn this
on so that I receive at least a few messages to see exactly what they look

The messages I've received from TechTalk are in plain text format, which is
not the default for, and are also missing a number of the standard
footer links that should be there whether the format is plain text or HTML,
the most important of which given recent conversations is the "Reply to
Sender" link, which is entirely absent.

I've never seen this happen before, and I'll check to see if it is happening
on other groups by turning on individual message delivery for them for a
short while.

So you're not insane if you're not seeing the Reply to Sender link, because
it's not there, and I'm not insane thinking that it should be there, because
in every other case I've ever dealt with, it is.

Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 2004, Build 19041

Always remember that computers are just glorified light bulbs - they rarely
fail in continuous use and usually go pop when turned off and on.

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