Ever send a personal message and the other member never got it? Sure you have! Ya know how I know? CUZ I GOT'EM! Personal Messages
(A really cool integrated feature)
Using PMs or the "personal message" feature to shoot your thoughts and stuff to other members "under the radar," (as it were) and it's a great (fun, safe and very private) way communicate with "OtherMeisters." (no one sees your email except the person you "PM") HOWEVER,
There is one
exception to this: Whenever you get a personal message from another member, you will receive an email from the system alerting you. This message will show up in your regular email program, like Outlook, Windows mail, Thunderbird, LiveMail, Mac mail, etc.
Besides a copy of the message that was sent to you, it also reads:"IMPORTANT: Remember, this is just a notification. Please do not reply to this email."
Then it gives you a link to follow to respond to the message.
If you ignore that message and answer it right from there, a copy shows up in my
personal mailbox as if it was addressed to me; and I always read all
my mail. That gets sticky. A few times I simply informed the sender, but in a couple other cases (when they were talking about me
While it was amusing,
I felt too awkward to let the writer know that I got the note he was sending to the other guy. So, if you ever answered a PM right from your email program, and wondered if I might have seen it, quit wondering! ha ha !
It's okay, I still love ya!
Simply send and receive your PMs from inside the forum
, and you can talk about me with total impunity.
ha ha !