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How do I delete and expunge messages using Pine?

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Deleting messages in Pine consists of two steps: first, mark the message for deletion, and then expunge the message from the mail folder.

The steps are as follows:

  1. When a message is highlighted, press the D key. This will make the letter D appear next to the message. All messages in Pine can be deleted in this way.
  2. Once all messages intended for deletion are marked, press the X key to delete them.
  3. Press the Y key to confirm that you would like to expunge the messages.

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How do I subscribe to a newsgroup using Pine?

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You are no longer able to access Rutgers newsgroups at all because the Rutgers newsgroups server has been disabled.

What is pine and how do I use it?

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Pine is an e-mail reading program that is used with UNIX. It has all of the same options as other popular graphical email reading programs except that it is run through the UNIX command line. NBCS has a document available to teach you how to use pine on the Rutgers system. It is located at http://www.nbcs.rutgers.edu/newdocs/newuser003/edenpine.html

Where can I find a tutorial on Pine?

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There are three documents available on the NBCS Unix page to help you start using Pine. These documents are:

How do I select more then one newsgroup at a time to subscribe to using Pine?

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You are no longer able to access Rutgers newsgroups at all because the Rutgers newsgroups server has been disabled.

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