Re: Fwd: [gardeners] Thhe attacment is my signature file,

Margaret Lauterbach (
Wed, 28 Feb 2001 13:25:52 -0700

I bought my computer last July, and agree with Wendy's attitude toward 
vcards. Margaret L
At 03:17 PM 2/28/01 -0500, you wrote:

>Just to weigh in on this--I have a brand new computer w/plenty of hard 
>drive space.  But I hate these vcards--every time I get a message from 
>someone who sends them, my computer throws it in my attachments folder, 
>and when I go to find an attachment I actually need to open, I have to 
>wade through the "junk" (that's not to say that your business card is 
>"junk," but given that I don't really need it, it's "junk" to me...).  It 
>wouldn't be such a problem if my computer recognized that I already had a 
>version of someone's business card, but it doesn't, so I end up with the 
>virtual equivalent of a drawerful of the same business card. Which I then 
>have to take the time to "clean out".   And, as Alan says, I'm nervous 
>about them because they might be viruses--I have virus software, but it 
>takes time & energy to update it regularly, and I don't always remember.
>So, Ron, thanks for taking it off.  I'm not quite sure how vcards are a 
>useful business tool, but then again I'm not in business...
>Someone mentioned that you can configure Eudora to automatically delete 
>such things using filters--can you walk us through that?
>Wendy in Indiana