The kill file lets you specify a mail address or a particular mail host that you do not want to accept mail from. In this case, it will prevent the host or addresses from posting to the selected list. The KILL.LST file is located at IMail\Lists\(Listname) and applies to the primary host and all virtual hosts.
The KILL.LST file is used by
The SMTP server to deny access to the mail server.
The List server to deny access to local mailing lists.
Enter the address in the text box and click Add.
You can enter addresses in either of the following formats:
For example, to deny access from a user mail account, you could enter: [email protected] To deny access to all users from the mail host widget.com, you can enter: @widget.com
IMail Server checks the incoming message's From
To modify, select the address in the list box.
Make any desired changes to the address and click Modify.
Select the address from the list box.
The search feature is useful for administrators who have large kill files. The search feature enables the you to enter an address and go directly to it in the kill list instead of scrolling through the list manually. It is also useful to use search when you can only remember a partial address.
Enter the address in the right text box.