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Why Use Choicemail?

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Because it works.

Spam now accounts for about two-thirds of all email. It costs most email users at least 15 minutes a day. Research shows that spam costs companies $400-800 per mailbox every year. And these costs are growing.

Permission-based email management is the only thing that actually solves, or ever will solve, the spam problem. (To learn more, read our whitepaper.) It is 100% effective, and ChoiceMail makes it available to you now.

With ChoiceMail, you will never get another piece of unwanted email because a message can reach your inbox in one of only four ways:

  • It is from someone on your whitelist
  • It is from a new sender whose registration request you accepted
  • It matches a permission rule you created
  • It is from a domain that is on your accepted domain list.
  • You approved it manually

In short, if an email is in your box, it’s because you want it there. ChoiceMail transfers the burden of dealing with email messages from people you don't know back to where they belong– the senders. Learn more and get your FREE trial for home or business!

Why ChoiceMail

Three versions of ChoiceMail fit a wide variety of email environments.

More about ChoiceMail

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November 19th, 2004. Version 2.66
November 19th, 2004
ChoiceMail 2.66
Release Notes - these notes describe features that apply to all versions of ChoiceMail except where indicated



Updates
Tips- Added more tips.
Logs- Stop logging "non-error" messages which were confusing people.
Relaying —(ChoiceMail Enterprise) - Allow connections from explicitly defined IP address ranges to send through mail server
IP Connection Blocking— (ChoiceMail Enterprise) - Block connections from explicitly defined IP address ranges
Web interface— (ChoiceMail Enterprise/ChoiceMail Small Business only) - Complete cosmetic overhaul of web-based user interface
Domain region checking— Improved process for detecting servers contained in message bodies.
AOL— Update to fix access to AOL mail.
Automatic login— (ChoiceMail Small Business) — You can store your password in a file called cmpassword.txt in the same folder as the ChoiceMail client. If that file exists, the ChoiceMail client will attempt to login automatically when it starts.

Fixes


Registration— Fixed a problem where responses to registrations could be deleted under some circumstances
Downloading— Fixed a longstanding problem where ChoiceMail could get delayed for hours downloading and processing a bounced message that contained a very large attachment as well as possibly causing the ISP to disconnect
Database— Fixed problem where Microsoft JET couldn't handle some fields that didn't have default values.
Optimizations— Made some more optimizations to speed up ChoiceMail processing.
Username— Prevented spaces in ChoiceMail's username
Files— Fixed problem where we weren't always deleting some files.
Preapproval— Prevent already whitelisted sender from apparently being pre-approved again
Permission rules- Fixed a problem where an access violation could occur with specially corrupted email messages.
Junkbox— Fixed bug where alfter applying a filter to the junkbox, the junk box button would only show the count of messages restricted by the filter
Deleting messages(ChoiceMail Enterprise/ChoiceMail Small Business) — Fixed the problem where messages from domains on the global list could end up directly in the junk box without the reason field set
Upgrading from ChoiceMail 1.x— Fixed issue where duplicate entries in an old style ini senders file would slow down the importer dramatically.
Logging (ChoiceMail Enterprise/ChoiceMail Small Business only) — Fixed problem where the logging was not enabled in the service version of CMSB/CME

 

What our users say:

after [installing] ChoiceMail One, zero, zilch, zip, not a single piece of spam.

Mary M.

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ChoiceMail Awards and Reviews

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