Does Google Groups always require a Captcha when posting w/a Hotmailbased account?

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by Rev_Jer_Belle_Felcher, Jan 14, 2009.

  1. I notice when posting/replying from a couple of accounts that use a
    Hotmail address, it always seems to invoke the Captcha security code
    requirement whereas those with a Yahoo mail address don't. Is Hotmail
    considered a spammer haven? Why would it be any more so than any other
    free mail service?
    Rev_Jer_Belle_Felcher, Jan 14, 2009
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  2. Rev_Jer_Belle_Felcher

    Mike Easter Guest

    User-Agent: G2/1.0

    Reading and posting to usenet messages via GG is a big disadvantage; I
    recommend against that.
    Altho' GG help doesn't describe some posting requiring captcha clearance,
    the GG help group does or "Google is since some time - years, I'd say -
    using captchas before: ... in some cases, posting..."
    GG itself is associated with sourcing usenet spamming problems more than
    hotmail domain addresses.

    If you haven't noticed, MS related entities tend to 'dis' Google related
    entities and Google related entities tend to dis MS related entities.

    'dis' in this context implies 'disrespect'
    Mike Easter, Jan 14, 2009
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