Hotmail blocking all emails from merp.com without any explanation!
We waded through their lengthy redundant circular links, and finally found the forms to fill in and submitted a trouble
ticket to find out why all of a sudden all hotmail.com users can no longer get emails from merp.com.
Their bounces messages are useless and give no specific reason or means of finding out WHY the emails
are now rejected after so many years - only a long string of "possibilities" with no means of finding out why like most
responsible ISPs would normally provide.
We'll have to advise you to NOT register with a hotmail (and presumably msn and related) account(s) if/until
this issue is resolved.
They want a ridiculous number of hoops jumped through, and registration with an obnoxious number of their
proprietary "services", and they want far too much information about what software and services we're running, typicaly
Microsoft invasiveness and inefficiency and unnecessary bureaucracy.
Anyhow, we apologize to all the email list subscribers, and those trying to join the new version of the site, unfortunately
there is nothing we can do on our end at this point to fix hotmail.com rejecting your requests.
Our best recommendation is you switch to a more competent provider for your email services (at least for now, if not
Again, sorry for the inconvenience.
If you can't get through to our email of webmaster at merp dot com, you can use our backup email at
merpdotcom at gmail dot com.
Thank you for your support of Merp.com
-Merp.com International Volunteer Team