updated 07:40 pm EDT, Thu October 27, 2005
Hotmail bug affects Mail
Mac users using Apple's bundled Mac OS X email client . The problem doesn't occur if a copy of the message is sent to the user's own account. Changing the priority setting from 'normal' to either high or low also provides a workaround... Microsoft was made aware of the issues with the Apple users on Tuesday. The company acknowledged the problem and said it has been working on a solution. As of Thursday afternoon there was still no fix and Microsoft couldn't provide any background information on what was causing the problems." The same issue affected Comcast customers last week and is currently affecting users of the Canadian broadband providers Rogers and Cogeco.