1. R

    The Cheapest / Best way to sent stuff to America & Uk

    Hey Peeps Just wanting to find out whats the cheapest way to send a few parcels to America & Uk is from Cape Town. The post Office seems to be the cheapest but i am not sure how reliable they are. FedEx seems to be the next cheapest but then you already looking at R150 a package. Package size...
  2. J

    Can I have an IPad mailed to me?

    Hello, I just moved to ZA from the USA last week. My wife has an iPad with a cracked screen and I wanted to upgrade to the iPad pro next month. Apple products are insanely expensive here and I want to have one mailed from home. So I have a couple questions, if you don't mind helping. 1) can...
  3. S

    Post Office - Mail in Lesotho and Botswana

    How reliable are the post offices in Lesotho and Botswana? Are they affected by SAPO issues in regards of international mail? Speed and theft are the main issues I would need to know. As SAPO is out of question for known reasons I am contemplating to find a mail aggregator/customs agent in...
  4. T

    Afrihost & Axxess SMTP issues?

    Morning Folks. Is anybody having SMTP mail sending issues using Afrihost or Axxess? I've been having an issue with some of my clients since Afrihost posted the "slow network speeds in Gauteng North, east....etc on their Homepage. All of a sudden I have 5 clients total (3 on Afrihost and...
  5. T

    Mac mail corrupting Word doc attachments, turning them into Text files

    Hi, has anyone encountered this problem - every time I attach a Word doc (docx) in Mac Mail it all seems fine but when I view it in my Sent items I see that the doc has been turned into a text file with no file extension. I constantly get clients saying they can't open the documents and I've...
  6. NomNom

    Mail and Safari opens then crashes, iPhone 4S iOS8 urgent help please

    Long story short, I updated my moms iPhone 4S to iOS8 2 days ago and she hated it cause it made her iPhone slow, so I downloaded 7.1.2 from the Apple sever and downgraded it back with iTunes. I couldn't restore the backup from iTunes to it because it was made when it was running iOS8, fine so...
  7. R

    MS Outlook 2010 Tracking settings

    Hi, I am using Outlook 2010 with a email address and I often schedule appointments in my calendar then send out invites for that appointment. When people accept the appointment then I can see in my appointment by the tracking option, but that seems to have disappeared - I can no...
  8. K

    Outbound SMTP redirection.

    Has anyone else noticed that Mweb intercepts and redirects all outbound connections via TCP 25 to a proxy? You can test this yourself, just port scan any external host and without fail you'll see that 25 is always open on the scanned host. :confused:
  9. jes

    Smart devices and e-mail killing traditional mail

    E-mail killing traditional mail Businesses and residents increasingly move online to communicate and pay bills.
  10. mojoman

    Vodacom email quarantine problems

    All of sudden my emails (being sent using Vodacom smtp) are now being quarantined with the message as below, anyone else having this issue? I love the line about 'collateral damage', the only damage being done is to my business as I cannot send out enquiries now and wasting time means losing...
  11. LazyLion

    Secret evidence damns Zuma. M&G to reveal tomorrow!

    "Secret evidence damns Zuma. All the explosive details in tomorrow's M&G." Source: On the M&G Facebook page. Oh flip, what's showerman done now?! :D
  12. M

    New company mail hosting

    What's my best mail option for a company starting out. They have a few subsidiaries, I don't think more than 6 different entities, and probably not more than 20 email accounts per company eventually. Some of those may just be forwarders to the holding company mailboxes. They seem to have...
  13. Rouxenator

    What is wrong at Cape Mail?

    Seems like SAPO/Cape Mail is hiring a bunch of idiots lately because I had two parcel sent to me last week and both of them were first sent back to the post office they were sent from before it was sent to me. What are those morons doing? Anyone else experiencing the same thing? Parcel 1...
  14. S

    Help! My flag column in XP has disappeared

    My incoming mail flag column in Outlook XP has disappeared. How do I get it back? I have tried field chooser, but cant find it. Some setting must have changed.
  15. K

    8ta Mail uses Windows Live!

    So... I was browsing the 8ta contract services site, and I stumbled over to The url goes to: and this is what I found: Personally I don't like Windows Live, but it's cool that they didn't opt for...
  16. M

    Gmail tasks - sync with mail client

    I'm using thunderbird as a mail client. Which has its shortcomings. Anybody know how to sync tasks / todo from tb to gmail... or any other mail client for that matter?
  17. H

    Apple Mail Problems

    Hi every one, I am a new user to apple and I don't regret changing to mac a single day. My only problem with mac is, I use a vodafone modem, got it connected after some time and downloads, my mac is running 10.6.2 and I am having problems sending mail using my vodafone modem :mad: , I receive...
  18. LazyLion

    Windows Mobile 6 - How to set up e-mail?

    Can someone please walk me through the steps to set up e-mail on Windows Mobile 6. The phone is an HP iPAQ 614c. There is no mail client that I can find on the phone. The mail server would be for Gmail, but I want to be able to set up for any mail. Thanks!
  19. S

    How do I setup a POP account in (Mac) Mail4 so that it only sends but not receives?

    How do I setup a POP account in (Mac) Mail4 so that it only sends but not receives? I've got 2 addresses at our company. I've got exchange setup in Mail, and it receives the email for both my addresses. The problem is that to send with my second address I've had to setup a pop account for it so...
  20. W

    What has happened to GoMail ?

    Did anyone hear what happened to GoMail? A friend of mine who has been using them for 9 years could not get her email over the last few days. Rumour has it that they gone into liquidation. Any truth to this? -jj