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Author Topic: Free Lycos Emails RIP.  (Read 2264 times)

tickmike

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Free Lycos Emails RIP.
« on: January 18, 2009, 11:52:54 PM »

I have a good number of Free email accounts with Lycos, But they seem to have been taken over and are stopping this free service  :(.
 
So if you use them you will have to sort them out by Feb 15th,
I use most of mine for Forums but cannot think of all the places I have used them.  :'(
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Re: Free Lycos Emails RIP.
« Reply #1 on: January 19, 2009, 12:06:19 AM »

 :(

Thanks for the update mike
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Re: Free Lycos Emails RIP.
« Reply #2 on: January 19, 2009, 01:17:56 AM »

Sounds like they are doing the same as Supanet did a few weeks ago, and that is to get rid of addresses that are either not being actively used (or not paid for)
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Re: Free Lycos Emails RIP.
« Reply #3 on: January 19, 2009, 02:05:10 PM »

Looking at this it may be something to do with this :  http://forum.kitz.co.uk/index.php?topic=4026.0 
With all the storage needed for this, some one has to pay for it.
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I have a set of 6 fixed IP's From  Eclipse Business isp.BT ADSL2(G992.3)line>HG612 as a Modem, Bridge, WAN Not Bound to LAN1 or 2 + Also have FTTP (G.984) Trunk Networks Business isp Fixed IP >Dual WAN pfSense (Hardware Firewall and routing).> Two WAN's, Ethernet LAN, DMZ LAN  .