Discussion in 'Windows Vista Mail' started by PleaseTalkInNonComputerLanguage, Apr 2, 2008.

  1. Please answer me in plain English. I am very bad at PC terminology. I
    cannot read from where my junk mail comes. The "from" and "subject"
    information on many, not all, junk mail is blank.
    PleaseTalkInNonComputerLanguage, Apr 2, 2008
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  2. PleaseTalkInNonComputerLanguage

    Guest Guest

    Sounds like it comes from spammers who don't like to use the usual
    fraudulent return addresses when they send spam, so they send it with
    no return addresses at all. Also, they may not have enough imagination
    to come up with a subject line that makes people want to open their

    To see more information about the messages, display the header by
    hitting the Ctrl key and the F3 key of your keyboard at once. Don't
    expect to understand much of it, though.
    Guest, Apr 3, 2008
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  3. That is a common obfuscation method used by spammers.
    Why do you want to see what isn't there? Just delete it.
    Gary VanderMolen, Apr 3, 2008
  4. "PleaseTalkInNonComputerLanguage"
    Are the From and Subject columns missing or blank?
    If they're blank that is not uncommon. There's nothing wrong on your
    Frank Saunders MS-MVP IE,OE/WM, Apr 3, 2008
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