Catch

I’ve two Yahoo! E-mail accounts that I report a number of occasions a month to ‘maintain alive’ so they do not routinely delete.

I needed to reconfigure one of many accounts and see one thing on the screenshot above.

Just one TB of reminiscence.

In the event you assume, “Is not that good?” No, as a result of all accounts have limitless storage. 1 TB is definitely a downgrade.

So far as I do know, the utmost e-mail attachment has a most restrict of 30MB for many programs. In the event you had a ridiculous variety of e-mails, every with 30 MB attachments, for instance 5000, then it is simply 0.14 TB.

Right here, nonetheless, is the rub. For you! lowers their e-mail service ranking to 1 TB most per account, which implies it is unlikely to appear to be a small variety of customers really had greater than 1 TB of mail …

… and it is loopy to assume that you may really retailer a lot knowledge in a single e-mail account.

It is not a type of issues the place you say, ‘Oh, I keep in mind when 1 GB was so much …’, as a result of it refers to {hardware}. We’re speaking about e-mail right here. And most e-mails haven’t any binary attachments and don’t come near 1MB, not to mention 1GB.

To place this in perspective, I’ve despatched emails again to 2000 (sure, actually), which presently comprise over 33,000 emails, together with despatched ones. me everybody The Mozilla Thunderbird profile just isn’t even 5 GB. It is really simply over 4.5 GB level. And it accommodates all of the add-ons / plugins I exploit, along with the mail databases that comprise all attachments.

However I feel there have been, or ought to I say, there have been a number of Y! E mail customers who’ve typed greater than 1 TB of mail into one account.

What’s the complete dimension of all of your posts? Have you ever ever seen anybody to suit 1 TB postage for just one consumer?