View Full Version : Problem: Reply prompt via email

04-23-2003, 09:47 AM
i get email notifications for thread replies. my problem is that the link provided in the email never works...i just get an HTTP 500 server error: The page cannot be displayed.

is it my computer or is something wrong at the bulletin board end?

04-23-2003, 09:03 PM
Hmmm...try copying and pasting one of the URL links here, and we can test it to see if you're getting bad URLs or not.

04-23-2003, 09:08 PM
it's really very odd. if you click on it here, it'll work fine, meaning that the URL is fine. however, through my mailbox it refuses to open: HTTP 500 server error.
and note that all other URLs i get sent in my mailbox open just fine.
methinks Outlook Express doth not like SDMB.

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04-23-2003, 10:50 PM
It's not an Outlook Express problem or a SDMB issue, since my email notifications always worked. Try copying and pasting the email link, rather than clicking it.

04-24-2003, 12:04 AM
Yeah, you're right. It worked fine. It's gotta be something between your email and the link, or between something else about your computer and the link. Weird.