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From: "Ms. Piglet" <>
Subject: Re: [LO] Reply to whom?
Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2002 23:02:12 -0600
In-Reply-To: <002701c1d14d$fb1922a0$4600a8c0@mamapooh2>


The primary reason to put something in the "reply-to" box is if you have
some reason for wanting replies to go *elsewhere* than to the "from" address
(say, you're posting from work, but want answers to land at home, or vice
versa....)

The reason that a lot of folks use the "reply-to" box to simply replicate
what's in the "from" box is cluelessness induced by poor documentation; in
other words, no easy-access explanation of the feature that tells them that
the default setting for "reply-to" really ought to be blank.

--pig


--
Megan "Piglet" Zurawicz




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