I am still trying, without success, to get Internet Mail to run
automatically, collect my mail, and shut itself down, every hour or so.
DUNCE will not do it because IM is launched as a subset of Explorer.
System Agent will not do it either, probably for the same reason.
Can anyone suggest a method to accomplish this. It has to both start
automatically (easy) and shut itself down automatically (very not easy, it
If someone reading this has technical knowledge they are able to share
about IM's command line options, I would love to know it. Certainly the
Microsoft Knowledge Base has a bit of a memory lapse or something on this
subject, and it ain't too easy to find technical documentation on this
product. I think it is a "black box" for all intents and purposes.