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3/18/10 10:12 A

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3/13/10 11:25 A

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I'm glad you were able to figure it out! AOL still seems to be stuck in a technological dark age... the same problems I had with it when I had an account 13 years ago are STILL problems now! That's sad. LOL!

You might want to set yourself up with a Gmail account or something, just to have an alternative so things like links work. I think you can change the e-mail address for your account in your settings if you decide to do that. :)

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3/11/10 11:01 P

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Hi and Welcome to the team. emoticon

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3/11/10 12:29 P

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Hi..yes, I am a "newbie" to SparkPeople. I'm having a problem that I do not see on the FAQ's. In order to be able to send mail, I have to click on a "link" in a confirmation e-mail that SparkPeople send to my e-mail address. Well, AOL doesn't let the "link" show up as a link in the body of the e-mail. If I copy/paste the un-underlined "link" and paste it in my browser....SparkPeople says there was an error and for me to click on a link and resend the e-mail...when I click on that link..the e-mail is sent to me and again, it doesn't show up as a link...get the picture? I'm in a vicious circle and can't get out of it!!! HELP!
Patricia (Trisha4465@aol.com)

***Ok I figured it out & for those of you who do have aol, here is what you have to do. You have to highlight the un-underlined "link" that SparkPeople sent you in the e-mail, then open a new e-mail and put your name in so you can send this to yourself. In the body of the e-mail you need to right click and create a hyperlink, paste the url into the space (I had to go back and delete the http// that was already there so I didn't have two http// in my hyperlink) then once you have the underlined link in the body of the e-mail ..send it to yourself, THEN you can click on the "link" and it will verify your confirmation e-mail with SparkPeople and you can receive mail. Whew! ok now I need mail! LOL

Edited by: PATRICIADE1 at: 3/11/2010 (12:40)
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