Technology Support : Mailing Lists

The various public lists available on the College's Mailman server can be seen at http://list.uvawise.edu/mailman/listinfo/.

Users may subscribe, unsubscribe, edit subscription options, or access archived messages by simply clicking on the list of interest and following the directions.

When a message is to be distributed to the subscribers of a Mailman list, it must be addressed to the list's address. All lists on the College's Mailman server have email addresses of the form <listname>@list.uvawise.edu.

Requests for the creation of a new Mailman mailing list may be emailed to mailman@list.uvawise.edu.

 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How do I subscribe to a mailing list?
Go to the list page and click on the name of the list you would like to subscribe to.

Fill in your e-mail address in the form on the page, you can pick a password or choose to have one created for you.  You can also choose to receive e-mails from the list individually or to receive mail in a daily digest.

After completing the form you will receive an e-mail which will include instructions to complete the process.

How do I unsubscribe from a mailing list?
Go to the list page and click on the name of the list you would like to unsubscribe from.

Under the Subscribers section, click the Unsubscribe or edit options button.  Enter your username and list password and click the Unsubscribe button.

How can I customize my mail from the College Talk mailing list?
Go to the list page and click on the name of the list you would like to customize.

Under the Subscribers section, click the Unsubscribe or edit options button.  Enter your username and list password and click Log in button.


How do I obtain my mailing list password?
Go to the list page and click on the name of the list you need the password for.

Under the Subscribers section, click the Unsubscribe or edit options button.

Enter your e-mail address and click the Remind button.

 

 

Users of Mailman at the College will fit into one or more roles - list user, list moderator, and list manager. Documentation for these roles can be found at http://www.list.org/docs.html.

Mailman (http://www.list.org), the GNU Mailing List Manager, has been chosen as the Mailing List Manager (MLM) solution for UVA's College at Wise.