The "owner-supplied" welcome message can easily be removed.

  1. Login In to LISTSERV <
  2. Select List Management> List Configuration > LIst Configuration Tasks
  3. Select the Mail Templates tab.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions.

The LISTSERV administrative welcome message is more difficult to clear. See Section 9. Creating and Editing LISTSERV's Mail and Web Templated of the List Owner's Manual for detailed information about LISTSERV templates. You will need to add the ".QQ" command to cancel the message(s) by adding it to the Signup1 and Add1 templates. Note: Signup1 is the note sent to self subscribers and Add1 is the note sent when the listowner subscribes a person.

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May 19, 2016