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 ====== Physics and Astronomy Mailing Lists ====== ====== Physics and Astronomy Mailing Lists ======
  
-===== Public lists =====+===== physics-announce ​=====
  
-The best-known public list, for interested people outside the School ​is **physics-announce**,​ which receives announcements for colloquia, seminars and other events+The best-known public list is **physics-announce**,​ which receives announcements for colloquia, seminars and other events, ​for interested people outside the School.
-To subscribeplease send an email to ''​sympa@lists.physics.umn.edu'',​ containing the **subject**:​+
  
-  ​SUBSCRIBE physics-announce+To subscribe 
 +  * send an email to ''​sympa@physics.umn.edu'',​ containing the **subject**:​ ''​SUBSCRIBE ​physics-announce''​ 
 +  * or you can visit this web page: https://​support.physics.umn.edu/​wws/​subscribe/​physics-announce
  
-To unsubscribesend a message to the same address ''​sympa@lists.physics.umn.edu'',​ with the subject: +To unsubscribe 
- +  * send a message to the same address ''​sympa@physics.umn.edu'',​ with the subject: ​''​UNSUBSCRIBE physics-announce''​ 
-  ​UNSUBSCRIBE physics-announce +  ​* or visit https://support.physics.umn.edu/wws/​sigrequest/​physics-announce
- +
-<​note>​ +
-If you have to send your unsubscribe request from an address other than the subscribed one - for example, if you have changed your email address -  include your subscribed email address in the unsubscribe command, as below (where ​//my@email.com// is the address you want to unsubscribe):​ +
- +
-  UNSUBSCRIBE ​physics-announce ​my@email.com +
-   +
-The mailing list system will send you a confirmation message, to which you'll need to reply to complete the unsubscription. +
-</​note>​ +
- +
-For further information on controlling your mailing lists subscription,​ you can send an email to the same address, containing the command +
- +
-  HELP+
  
 <note warning>​If you're a member of the School, and already receiving ''​physics-all'',​ there'​s no need to subscribe to this list, you will already be receiving these messages.</​note>​ <note warning>​If you're a member of the School, and already receiving ''​physics-all'',​ there'​s no need to subscribe to this list, you will already be receiving these messages.</​note>​
  
-===== Automatic ​lists =====+===== Internal physics ​lists =====
  
 Members of the School are subscribed to several lists automatically,​ by being included in the school directory. Members of the School are subscribed to several lists automatically,​ by being included in the school directory.
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 Also available in MyPhys is an [[https://​www.physics.umn.edu/​resources/​myphys/​lists/​lists.html|exhaustive list]] of what mailing lists exist and who is in charge of them. This is similar to the "list of lists" available in the mailing lists system itself at http://​lists.physics.umn.edu but may also show some which are not visible there. Also available in MyPhys is an [[https://​www.physics.umn.edu/​resources/​myphys/​lists/​lists.html|exhaustive list]] of what mailing lists exist and who is in charge of them. This is similar to the "list of lists" available in the mailing lists system itself at http://​lists.physics.umn.edu but may also show some which are not visible there.
  
-Other list operations have to be performed directly in the lists system web interface at http://​lists.physics.umn.edu,​ where you can log in using your Physics account. Log in to the site with the username //​username//''​@physics.umn.edu''​ (replace //​username//​ with your own physics username), and your physics password.+You can subscribe to any of these lists similarly to "​physics-announce"​ above - send an email to ''​sympa@physics.umn.edu''​ with the subject ''​SUBSCRIBE listname''​. Depending on the specific list, this will either subscribe you, or send your request to the list owner. 
 + 
 +Some other list operations have to be performed directly in the lists system web interface at http://​lists.physics.umn.edu,​ where you can log in using your Physics account. Log in to the site with the username //​username//''​@physics.umn.edu''​ (replace //​username//​ with your own physics username), and your physics password.
  
 The lists are subdivided into categories: The lists are subdivided into categories:
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   * Physics (Classes) - lists related to classes   * Physics (Classes) - lists related to classes
   * Physics (Projects) - lists related to research projects, workshops, or other individual projects.   * Physics (Projects) - lists related to research projects, workshops, or other individual projects.
 +
 +===== unsubscribing from a different address =====
 +
 +<​note>​
 +**If you have to send your unsubscribe request from a different address** other than the subscribed one - for example, if you have changed your email address -  include the //​subscribed//​ email address in the unsubscribe command, as below (where //​my@email.com//​ is the address you want to unsubscribe):​
 +
 +  UNSUBSCRIBE physics-announce my@email.com
 +  ​
 +The mailing list system will send you a confirmation message, to which you'll need to reply to complete the unsubscription.
 +</​note>​
  
 ===== Creating new lists ===== ===== Creating new lists =====
computing/accounts/email/lists.1438722244.txt.gz · Last modified: 2015/08/04 16:04 by allan