[SpamCop-List] Re: Why is my email blocked?
nobody at spamcop.net
Sat Jan 31 22:42:46 EST 2004
"Mike Easter" <MikeE at ster.invalid> wrote in message
news:bvhjng$gq4$1 at news.spamcop.net...
> SpamCop doesn't block (e)mail, it makes a list of spamming IP
> your (the)1 (e)mail recipient's provider uses such a list to
It usually is the correspondent's mail provider, but not always
> The spamcop blocklist is a database of IP addresses which look
> 126.96.36.199, not user email addresses which look like
> username at domain.com
> A listed IP address has been determined by SpamCop and its
> be a source of spam, and it is listed in the database until it
> sourcing (sending) spam. (Errors can be made in the listings. -
maybe better in the section of what can you do)
> If your email (goes out) (uses) an IP address on that list, many
> block your mail along with the spam they are blocking, and
> in the blocking report which IP address was so listed.
> If you have the necessary information about which IP is blocked,
> sometimes helpful information may be obtained from the spamcop
> webpages, or newsgroups. You can also 'look it up' on this
> Am I listed?: You can check the status of any server by entering
> address: http://www.spamcop.net/bl.shtml
What else can you do? Errors are sometimes made... While you are
contacting Spamcop and your ISP to determine what needs to be
corrected, you can use a web based email account (hotmail and yahoo
are two popular ones) to connect with your correspondent by email.
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