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Forum: FastMail Forum 7 Oct 2021, 05:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 783
Posted By xyzzy
The first thing that comes to mind is maybe to...

The first thing that comes to mind is maybe to create a filter rule for "all messages".
Forum: FastMail Forum 7 Oct 2021, 05:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
Just tried it. Yes, they do disappear but...

Just tried it. Yes, they do disappear but unfortunately the verification requirement doesn't. The identity list tags the identity as "unverified" along with the verify button. Trying to compose...
Forum: FastMail Forum 6 Oct 2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
I don't recall the kind of restriction they had...

I don't recall the kind of restriction they had on sending identities before they added the new verification "obsession" but I just did a few experiments trying to create some wildcard sending...
Forum: FastMail Forum 5 Oct 2021, 10:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
[quote=JeremyNicoll;622699]name: "Jeremy Nicoll -...

[quote=JeremyNicoll;622699]name: "Jeremy Nicoll - asterisk fastmail"
value: "*.letterboxes.org"

"*.letterboxes.org" ? What does that mean? Or should that have been "*@letterboxes.org"? If so you...
Forum: FastMail Forum 5 Oct 2021, 05:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
Correct, I have 3 different identities for each...

Correct, I have 3 different identities for each of my major "service" categories ("disposables", permanent "registrations", and "other" stuff). All the various "services" folders are sorted under...
Forum: FastMail Forum 4 Oct 2021, 05:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
Yes there is no legitimate use which is why...

Yes there is no legitimate use which is why sending from or to such identities will bounce. FM does not delete the corresponding sending identities if you delete the alias. Maybe they should if the...
Forum: FastMail Forum 3 Oct 2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
"Any matching wildcard definitions"? Where? You...

"Any matching wildcard definitions"? Where? You mean the sending identities? If so, no they aren't deleted. Generally sending identities are somewhat separate from other settings you might do and...
Forum: FastMail Forum 2 Oct 2021, 10:22 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
Thanks for reassuring me. And yes, I see how...

Thanks for reassuring me. And yes, I see how *@letterboxes.org can be used for spoofing albeit I referred to it as "edge" case simply because, at the moment, I still can still send using that...
Forum: FastMail Forum 2 Oct 2021, 04:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
Speaking of breaking am I misinterpreting what is...

Speaking of breaking am I misinterpreting what is planed, i.e., even wildcard aliases are going to require verification? If so that will mean all the email addresses I've set up for various...
Forum: FastMail Forum 30 Sep 2021, 04:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
I have one of those too. It's for a alias...

I have one of those too. It's for a alias identity of the form, for example *@mm.st. It's only an alias but it still asking to verify even though it is, as you say, "nonsensical" (at least for an...
Forum: FastMail Forum 29 Sep 2021, 05:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,918
Posted By xyzzy
Oh, that's what you are referring to. Didn't...

Oh, that's what you are referring to. Didn't understand. At any rate it appears 1Password is 25% off the first year according to what I read here...
Forum: FastMail Forum 29 Sep 2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,918
Posted By xyzzy
Huh? I've now played around with these masked...

Huh?

I've now played around with these masked addresses and I still prefer to stick with using my overloaded email addresses as I mentioned in my first post here.

To summerize...

My...
Forum: FastMail Forum 29 Sep 2021, 06:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,422
Posted By xyzzy
But doesn't "Almost never" mean then you have to...

But doesn't "Almost never" mean then you have to still go visit that gmail account within every 30 days (gmail's spam lifetime) to check it for false positives? As good as it is you can never assume...
Forum: FastMail Forum 29 Sep 2021, 06:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,535
Posted By xyzzy
"Verify" sending identities

I just noticed that two of my sending identities had a "Verify" button showing on them. So check your sending identities to see if you have that button on any of them.
Forum: FastMail Forum 29 Sep 2021, 05:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,422
Posted By xyzzy
I just started playing around with the Masked...

I just started playing around with the Masked email setting and to see it's not something I would choose to use. FM chooses the local part of the email address. That's probably why you need a...
Forum: FastMail Forum 29 Sep 2021, 05:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,918
Posted By xyzzy
Heh, just saw the reply to my ticket a few...

Heh, just saw the reply to my ticket a few minutes ago!:D

I haven't played around with these as yet but my initial feeling is that if you don't have your own custom domain (I don't, I use a...
Forum: FastMail Forum 24 Sep 2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,625
Posted By xyzzy
Ok, good luck. If you decide to play around with...

Ok, good luck. If you decide to play around with this in Sieve Tester (that's what I do with these kind of things) then for the sake of completeness the minimum require line for this test can be the...
Forum: FastMail Forum 24 Sep 2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,918
Posted By xyzzy
New section spotted in the Sieve code...

2b. Sieve generated for disabled masked email addresses

I think a "masked" email address might also be considered a disposable email address (alias) and 2b is for handing such addresses which are no...
Forum: FastMail Forum 23 Sep 2021, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,625
Posted By xyzzy
Here, I guess, is a 1st approximation (tested...

Here, I guess, is a 1st approximation (tested with Sieve Tester):

if not exists "Subject" {
if header :regex "From" "[[:space:]]*\"?(.*?)\"?[[:space:]]*<" {
set "name" "${1}";
} else {
...
Forum: FastMail Forum 21 Aug 2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,015
Posted By xyzzy
Assuming you are doing this in the FM webmail...

Assuming you are doing this in the FM webmail there are two techniques for quoting stuff:
In the quoted reply copy/paste subsections from the full quoted reply. You can then delete the original...
Forum: FastMail Forum 29 Jul 2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,319
Posted By xyzzy
I have a basic account and am grandfathered in to...

I have a basic account and am grandfathered in to allow my to use email clients (I use Thunderbird). Recently my account was due for renewal and I was considering updating to standard. But I wanted...
Forum: Email Comments, Questions and Miscellaneous 21 Jul 2021, 06:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,194
Posted By xyzzy
DuckDuckGo "email" (forwarding)

I thought I would just mention this here without further comment. See this page (https://www.spreadprivacy.com/introducing-email-protection-beta/) for a description.
Forum: FastMail Forum 20 Jul 2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,163
Posted By xyzzy
You are talking about aliases. I suggest some...

You are talking about aliases. I suggest some stuff you might want to read on this topic are:

How to set up aliases (https://www.fastmail.com/help/receive/aliases.html)

Plus addressing and...
Forum: FastMail Forum 18 Jul 2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,063
Posted By xyzzy
I think you are referring to the "Show message...

I think you are referring to the "Show message previews" vs. "Just show the senders, subject and date" settings. In the webmail, on the top right side of the heading pane column titles, you should...
Forum: FastMail Forum 1 Jul 2021, 05:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,208
Posted By xyzzy
X-LinkName is checked by the standard backscatter...

X-LinkName is checked by the standard backscatter test in Sieve's section 3 so I have to assume it's a reliable test to check for messages coming from mail fetch identities (old name "POP links") you...
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