Welcome to the Mailman List Tutorial
The tutorial will contain:
- How to subscribe from a club mailing list as a general member.
- How to unsubscribe from a club mailing list as a general member.
- As an admin, how to add, remove, or authorize members to a mailing list.
- How to view the archive of emails sent in the mailing list.
- The differences between annoucement and discussion type of list.
How to subscribe to an organization(s) mailing list
Once you have found the organization(s) you would like to subscribe to, click on the organization(s) list and scroll down to the middle of the page, enter the necessary information under the "Subcribing to 'ORGANIZATION NAME'." Once you've entered the necessary information, click on the "Subscribe" button to complete the subscription process.
Once you've submitted your subscription request, you should reach a page like this:
All you have to do now is wait for the mailing list's admins to confirm your subscription.
How to unsubscribe to an organization(s) mailing list
To unsubscribe from a mailing list, please find the Club/Organization name(s) you wish to unsubscribe from. The mailing list directory page can be found here, and should look like this:
Click on the list you would like to unsubscribe from.
Scroll to the botttom of the page, enter the e-mail address you subscribed with, and click "unsubscribe or edit options."
Click the unsubscribe button circled in red and then you should see that "The confirmation email has been sent" to your email address at the top of the page. Once you have done so, please check your email to complete the final step.
The differences between annoucement and discussion type of mailing list
An annoucement type of mailing list is exactly what it sounds like. Its intended purpose is to allow authorized senders to send annoucement emails to all of the subscribed members. In order to authorize member(s), please click here.
A discussion type of mailing list is a list where all of the subscribed members are allowed to post on the mailing list.