Frequently Asked Questions - E-Mail
- Can I
use my e-mail account to send out advertisements?
- E-mailing unsolicited
advertisements is considered bad "netiquette." There are many
nicknames for unsolicited e-mail, but the most commonly used is "Spam."
We define Spam as: any unsolicited e-mail, USENET (Newsgroup) postings that
are not permitted by the specific newsgroup charter, off-topic newsgroup
postings, posting articles containing binary encoded data to a non-binary
newsgroup, and/or excessive Cross-Posting (posting to more than one newsgroup at
We investigate each violation individually. First-time
offenders will be sent an e-mailed warning. Newsgroup posts may be cancelled at
our discretion. Repeat offenders will be subject to:
A very good alternative to sending
unsolicited advertisements is using a Listserver.
This allows members of the mailing list to sign on at their own accord, and be
able to remove themselves from your mailing list, should they choose to do so at
a later date.
- Immediate account
- Possible account
termination, at our discretion, with no recourse or refund due to violation of
our SPAM Policy
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How do I configure my mail program to receive my Elite Host
- The answer really depends
on which mail program you are using. There are literally dozens of mail
programs that are available, and each has its own setup procedures. As a
general rule of thumb:
If the above information didn't
solve your problem, contact our
support team. Your question will be answered in a timely manner.
- Your mail program will
ask you where to download your Incoming Mail from. To collect your incoming
Elite Host mail, enter: mail.elitehost.com
in the Incoming Mail area (note: this may be called something else in your mail
program, although the name may be similar).
- In the area that asks for
your password, enter the password you chose when you created your Elite Host
account. Should you forget your password,
contact our Accounts department
via your primary e-mail address that was used when you created your Elite Host
account, or call our Customer Service telephone number that was e-mailed you
with your account confirmation.
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