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post #41 of 74
It seems to me that whatever provider you use is just a matter of personal preference. You either like Yahoo, Hotmail, or Gmail, or whatever because that's what you're most used to.

Personal preference ftw.
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I have a custom domain and I used it with hotmail for about 6 months, and then one day they said "your account no longer exists" and I lost everything. MS support did nothing. I switched to GMail and they had some really cool features, but I no longer get mail notifications with pidgin. I like them both tbh.
post #43 of 74
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Originally Posted by stargate125645 View Post
I hate to break it to you, but the amount of spam you get is largely your own fault. It's quite easy to block spam with Hotmail. If you managed to get your address signed up on some spam list that generates e-mail addresses, then you're screwed no matter who you are with. Also, 543 > 0 last I checked.
543 emails in the spam folder is what he meant. Spam is separated into a separate folder in Gmail in case you actually want to see it.

543 < 900, which is the amount of spam in his hotmail inbox.
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543 emails in the spam folder is what he meant. Spam is separated into a separate folder in Gmail in case you actually want to see it.

543 < 900, which is the amount of spam in his hotmail inbox.
assuming everything in his inbox was spam
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meh, gmail for me, log in, it logs me in to googletalk and aim, i can go right over to gcal and see what all my friends are up to, go to picasa and check my pictures. i love thunderbird at home, i wouldn't get rid of gmail.
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post #46 of 74
same 10 years or so with hotmail and like it alot more than gmail
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I Enjoy G-mail, always thought hotmail was crap, maybe it's just cuz the "hotmail" Gmail is easy and works my needs, get a message,. send a message. click click done.
post #48 of 74
I've been using hotmail for 7 years so i guess im used to it so its all good for me (i have also got emails on yahoo and gmail)
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post #49 of 74
i have 4 Gmails, one of which is my Overclocked mail, a yahoo! mail, and a abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwx yzabcdefghijk mail.
so i dont see any reason to get another...
post #50 of 74
I use both. I love both. I haven't tried yahoo! though. I do recall using it in college but it never lasted.
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