top posting, HTML posting and "the closer"
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Thu Mar 31 06:40:58 UTC 2005
On Wed, Mar 30, 2005 at 10:34:34PM -0500, Mark Weaver wrote:
> actually yes... those that happen to be using MS Lookout or Lookout
> Xpress have no way of configuring their client to bottom post - that
> must be done manaully. I've done some research on this and found that to
> the message almost each time I've come across a top-posted reply the
> sender is using one of the two afore mentioned M$ email clients.
I believe it's possible to configure both Lookout and Lookout Distress
to quote properly; at least the former.
There is also a program called "Outlook Quotefix" which works for at
least some versions.
> Hotmail does the same thing.
No it doesn't.
It doesn't provide a proper citation, but it does quote properly (and
even uses flowed text).
> not sure about Yahoo webmail.
You can quote properly in yahoo, though the default wrap margin is
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