LISTSERV / Assistance needed to identify subscribers to a list

Objective

  • To provide instruction on identifying the subscribing membership of an auto-populated list
  • To provide instruction on requesting assistance with identifying the subscribing membership of an auto-populated list 

Environment

  • 10283: LISTSERV

Resolution

  • If the list owner has allowed this option, you can determine who is subscribed to a LISTSERV list by sending a review listname command to any list 
  1. Open your email application and create a new message
    • If you use a signature, delete it
  2. The FROM address must be the email address specified as a subscriber of the list
  3. In the TO field, enter LISTSERV@listserv.MiamiOH.edu
  4. Leave the Subject field blank
  5. In the main message body, enter review listname   
    • listname is the 32-character-or-less name of the list
  6. Send the message
  7. If the list owner allows this option, LISTSERV will return a copy of the list header and a list of all the subscribers: The list header contains the title of the list, various configuration parameters, and a short description of what the list is about
    • If the list owner does not allow this option, you will receive an email to that effect

 


Or request assistance

  1. If you are unable to execute this command, contact IT Help at 513-529-7900 to request assistance in obtaining this information
  2. Provide the following information: Listname of the list for which you need information

 


For internal use

 

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Article ID: 6220
Created
Tue 5/26/15 10:28 AM
Modified
Thu 10/29/20 10:53 AM
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