[thelist] AOL Question..god forbid

Donna Jones donnajj at gwi.net
Wed Oct 25 12:06:21 CDT 2000

Janet, there's no solution, as far as I know.  I've subscribed to AOL
recently (still getting it free) so I could check on things.  

Tried checking out this very issue recently.  AOL members can send
workable links back and forth to each other.  They can send them to
non-AOL folks, but when I tried sending one to myself it DIDN'T work
(from my regular mailer to AOL).  I'm using AOL4 so not sure if 5 might
be different or 6.  But, I've heard so many bad things about 5 I would
never encourage anyone to upgrade to it, and 6 is no new the "word isn't
out on it yet".

Best wishes - I too consider it all very frustrating and wish I had a


" Janet F." wrote:
> I have a client in California using AOL.  He's not versed in computers (you
> probably guessed that one already), and doesn't even know how to copy/paste.
> Well, when I send him a link via email, he's not getting it as a link; only
> as text.  I had him check his Preferences and check a box called Show
> Addresses as Hyperlinks, but that still doesn't seem to do the trick.  Does
> anyone have a solution for this problem?

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