Problems Signing Up for FGRV/MFROG - Fiberglass RV

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Old 02-16-2007, 12:32 PM   #1
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Re: [scampers] MFROG Registering

I've tried to register several times and like Gary, it doesn't go thru.
I've notified admin, still doesn't work
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Patrick Murphy wrote:
> Gary, why don't you email the admins over there who all nice people,
> and get them on the problem?
> Pat
> --- In <>,
> "Gary Michalosky" <garymic1@...> wrote:
> >
> > I'm kinda irritated at MFROG, I can't seem to get a validation email
> to complete my registration. I was hoping to have heard back from the
> administrator's email I sent.
> >
> > Gary

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Old 02-16-2007, 01:06 PM   #2
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Thanks Pete.

I answer every email sent to FGRV admin usually within an hour. I just helped a fellow who did not get his confirmation email. It turns out that it is almost always a AOL member that does not get their confirmation email. AOLís system seems to mark website generated emails as SPAM and directs their email to the customers SPAM box. I donít know how to solve that problem for them other then to tell them to check their SPAM box.

The one I just fixed for a AOL customer could not find the email in his SPAM box either, but my email went through so I OKíd his registration.

This whole thing really takes a lot of time and effort.

As many of you know we use to have no confirmation and it was abused by Hackers and Jerks that wanted to cause problems. ie - Registrations like ButtHead, TroubleMaker, and so on. We are just trying to keep this a friendly place to share.

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Old 02-16-2007, 01:13 PM   #3
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I see Garyís registration is pending so I wrote him an email. Hopefully we can solve his problem.
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Old 02-16-2007, 01:30 PM   #4
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Friends . . . . don't let friends . . . . . sign up with AOL . They truly are the 'Borg' of the ISP world (only, I think the Borg offer more positive features to their assimilation).

I consult with individuals and small businesses on desktop and small computer problems and, after years of trying to help folks who were attached to their AOL accounts, I gave up - I now just refuse any contract where a client has AOL (However, I will gladly help them convert to any number of more reasonable providers )
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Curiously, I have used the same AOL account for many years and have never had a problem. If I did I would switch over to my business email address, but so far I have not had to.
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Old 02-16-2007, 05:19 PM   #6
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I really wish I knew why some AOL users have problems and some donít. It seems there are changes being made and NEW AOL users to FiberglassRV are having the problems.

I havenít had an AOL account for many years and really donít want to sign up just to research the problem.

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Thanks Pete...I was corresponding with webguy about Gary's problem registering.

I send out a boat load of e-mails a month on behalf of an classic truck club I belong to. The only ones that get kicked back are the AOL users. This is a snippet of one of the messages...maybe it will help someone else.

----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- <>
(reason: 550 We would love to have gotten this email to But, your recipient never logged... super features offered by AIM Mail. And by the way, they're also missing out on your email. Thanks.)
Now what AIM has to do with this, I don't know...maybe the address should be instead of But they have to signup for it????

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