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Old 08-31-2006, 09:18 AM   #14
Thrik
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No, the contact page Fealiks snagged it from states that unless an email contains a certain word (at the moment it's "spandoozled"), it'll simply sit in Gmail's 'spam' folder for eternity. If the word is present, it'll be forwarded through.

It's a remarkably effective block and it's pretty much 100% effective at stopping bots and such from adding you to their spam lists. It can also be used for signing up for sites and such; I simply check Gmail for the latest email which'll be the activation form or whatever.

It's also good at stopping 14-year-olds with a chip on their shoulder.


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