Off topic: multiple emails being sent from my account--is it a virus?
Thread poster: mbc
mbc
Spain
Local time: 02:25
Spanish to English
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Apr 13, 2004

Hello Everyone,
I just got an angry email from a colleague explaining that he has received an email I sent six times. How rude of me to fill up his inbox! I only sent the message once and to my knowledge other recipients only received it once. The email was sent to a list.
The annoyed (understandably so) man suggests that I may have a virus that infected my hotmail account and sent the multiple emails. Sounds odd to me, any ideas/suggestions?
TIA


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Samuel Murray  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Local time: 02:25
Member (2006)
English to Afrikaans
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He's just touchy Apr 13, 2004

Madeline Carey wrote:
I only sent the message once and to my knowledge other recipients only received it once. The email was sent to a list.


Sometimes a mail arrives at a recipient more than once for unknown reasons. It has happened to me too. I can understand his annoyance, but he shouldn't blame you. Virus? It doesn't sound like it.


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