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Re: OT plain text missing from web mail (was: Installer Can Not Find Root"




Dan Norton composed on 2017-11-22 19:09 (UTC-0500):
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> 4. This laptop I'm borrowing is notorious for having a hyper-sensitive touch
> pad. You can be typing along in the spot you have chosen for input and suddenly
> it gets a wild hair and relocates the cursor to somewhere else. As a hunt and
> peck typist, I've been victimized many times by this and had to undo and start
> over. The new insertion point is unpredictable AFAICT.

> 5. Anything in the clipboard can be pasted, preferences for no HTML not
> withstanding. If there is an html fragment in the clipboard

> 6. This list proscribes top posting and often I place replies within or at the
> end, then hit send (webmail has a button at the bottom as well as the top)
> without looking at the beginning text. The html-like garbage is at the beginning.

> Currently, my theory is that somehow(tm) due to 4, *IT JUST DID IT. I AM NOT
> KIDDING*
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This one is/was 10.5KB, 100% HTML:

MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable
X-Mailer: EarthLink Zoo Mail 1.0
Content-Type: text/html; charset=UTF-8
...
<html><head><style type=3D"text/css"><!-- DIV {margin:0px;} --></style></he=
ad><body><div style=3D"font-size: 13px;color: rgb(0, 0, 0);font-family: cou=
rier new, monospace;"><style>body{font-size:10pt;font-family:arial,sans-ser=
if;background-color:#ffffff;color:black;}p{margin:0px;}</style>-----Origina=
l Message-----<br>...
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