Important change to list

Chris H. chillywilly5280 at
Tue Jan 2 21:09:57 PST 2007

Using the previous system, I would have to Reply All to send to the  
list, Reply would go to the original sender.

With the new system, one way allows us to reply to both the list &  
sender, or just the sender; the other way only allows us to reply to  
the list.

While I prefer the simplicity of hitting Reply to post to the list,  
that prevents replying to the sender at all without cutting &  
pasting. For that reason, my vote would go to the other option: Reply  
goes to sender, Reply All goes to list & sender.

Just my 2¢,

On Jan 2, 2007, at 08:51 , Dave Spaulding wrote:

> I'm not sure this is good news, but I don't see how to get the old  
> behavior back under this new software.  In the past, if you simply  
> hit your REPLY button, that message would go to the list and if you  
> hit REPLY/ALL it would go to the list and to the individual sender.
> With the new software, the only way I see to get the individual  
> sender in the reply header is to have that be the default behavior  
> upon pressing the REPLY button and the only way to reply to the  
> entire list is to use the REPLY/ALL button.  Now, to me, that  
> actually makes some sense, but I could see how it could stifle  
> conversations as some users simply use the REPLY instead of REPLY/ 
> ALL.  This is the recommend setting and that argument is made here:
> The alternative setting argument is made here:
> Lets live with this a while and see what we think.
> Please feel free to REPLY or REPLY/ALL!
> Dave in Des Moines

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