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Topic # 223099 12-Sep-2017 17:39
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How will we unsubscribe from email lists where request to unsubscribe has to be sent from original email address?







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  Reply # 1862983 12-Sep-2017 17:51
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@graemehewitt are the emails from Vodafone NZ or other sources? The unsubscribe link should still work if from other sources



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  Reply # 1862996 12-Sep-2017 18:33
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Any good mass email system shouldn't require you to confirm the unsubscription via email. Normally you just click on a link.


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  Reply # 1863005 12-Sep-2017 18:54
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Any good mass email system shouldn't require you to confirm the unsubscription via email. Normally you just click on a link.



Plenty of useless ones. I love having to dig thru headers to figure out what address they have inorder to unsub from them.


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  Reply # 1863010 12-Sep-2017 19:26
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But if you no longer have the original email address, you won't receive the mailing list emails, so why care?  Just sign up again from your new address?

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  Reply # 1863011 12-Sep-2017 19:27
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Most email systems will also unsubscribe your email address if a message bounces.

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  Reply # 1863089 12-Sep-2017 22:25
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Get your new email service to send as the address you need to, then follow the unsubscribe process

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