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Old 02-18-2008, 01:08 AM   #1
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Hotmail and Ravelry
So after waiting about less than two weeks, I checked on ravelry and it said that they sent me an invite to my e-mail which a hotmail account....I checked my invite. I sent a question to ravelry explaning that I did not recieve an invite..they told me to add them as a contact....which I did..and wait 24 hours. They also told me that if I have an alternate e-mail other than hotmail or msn to send them that it can be fowarded to my hotmail...which I don't. Anyone else have this problem??
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Old 02-18-2008, 01:12 AM   #2
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mmm No i haven't had this issue. Have you checked your junk mail and/or do you have any filters set up?
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Old 02-18-2008, 01:21 AM   #3
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if you can't find the e-mail in your hotmail you can always create a new e-mail account specifically for that purpose. It would be a pain i suppose but if hotmail can't deliver it may be your only option. I don't usually have too much trouble with getting e-mails to my free yahoo account.

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Old 02-18-2008, 01:24 AM   #4
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I didn't have trouble with my Yahoo account. Bummer that hotmail is acting up!

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Old 02-18-2008, 09:37 AM   #5
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Old 02-18-2008, 09:41 AM   #6
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When I received my Ravelry invite it was in my junkmail (on hotmail). In fact, I had about 3 invites in there!

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Old 02-18-2008, 02:56 PM   #7
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Thanks for your imput. I have added ravelry as a contact, so waiting to see if that helps...if not I will have them foward to my hubby's yahoo account...hope I can get in soon! I have been so antsy.......
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Old 02-19-2008, 01:07 PM   #8
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Hotmail and Yahoo mail are notorious for marking things spam that aren't. They've been known to mark entire domains as spam. I have a web based email address, and I cannot send email to a particular friend who uses Yahoo from that account because she will never see it. I have to log out and use a different account just for that one person.
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Old 02-19-2008, 08:55 PM   #9
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You should check your junk folder daily because Hotmail does send stuff there that it shouldn't.

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Old 02-22-2008, 01:07 AM   #10
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My invite went to my junkmail on Hotmail because I forgot to put it on the OK list.
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