Who can suspend your email account?

Kathleen Atkins

Your ISP can suspend your email service, Lounge member deanvet has learned, for sending too much mail.

He knew that from previous suspensions by his ISP, but the most recent incident confused him. As he explained in the Non-Outlook Email forum, his ISP agreed to restore his service but then told him his software and Microsoft prevented the return of his Send function. His fellow Loungers analyzed the situation and suggested a different reason for the interruption of service.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

Office Applications    
General Productivity Office 365 subscription and SkyDrive capacity
Word Processing Inserting multipage PDFs via mail merge?
Spreadsheets Excel quadratic function calculator
Databases Checking whether control is empty
Presentation Apps Playing two videos at the same time
Visual Basic for Apps Delete all “normal” text in a table cell without deleting bold or [] text?
Microsoft Outlook No Sent folder in IMAP
Non-Outlook E-mail Outlook Express Send function suspended
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Other MS Apps Creating subsections in OneNote
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Windows
General Windows Don’t click red X!
Windows 8 Fresh-install Win 8.1 on SSD; use full 3TB HDD?
Windows 7 Programs slow to start after booting to desktop
Windows Vista Accessing Vista Start menu folder
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Windows XP The end of Microsoft support for XP
Windows Servers Questions about setting up new network
Internet/Connectivity
Internet Explorer Internet Explorer won’t start on Win7 desktop
Third-Party Browsers Recommend alternate browser?
Application Servers How to open WinMail .dat file on email attachment
Networking Virus infects some Linksys routers
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Social Media Website wants to run browser add-on
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Other Technologies
Security & Scams MS Windows “survey” scam?
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Maintenance CCleaner list of Registry problems
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Hardware 1TB hard drive not seen by computer
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Graphics/Multimedia Naming scanned photos
Other Applications Recommended software for copying DVD or CD?
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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.