On 25 Sep 97 at 11:07, Rene Kreijveld wrote: > Hello All! > > We experience the following problem using Pegasus Mail release 3.2: > > A user can change in PMail his preferences and confirm them by > pressing Ctrl-Enter. If he exits PMail however, the new settings are > NOT updated in his PMAIL.INI file, located in his SYS:MAIL\<USER ID> > directory. As soon as he starts PMail again, the old settings are > back. I checked that the user has all rights to modify the PMAIL.INI > file, in fact he is the owner of both the SYS:MAIL\<USER ID> > directory AND the PMAIL.INI file. If I modify the PMAIL.INI file by > hand, than I have no problem. > > Any suggestions on this? > Thanks in advance, > Rene Kreijveld Rene, Is it possible that the environment variable TMP or TEMP are not set at startup. They should exist and point to a non root available directory. In "normal" dos environment they point as SET TMP=C:\TEMP SET TEMP=C:\TEMP Pegasus needs this directory to write information to. HTH Han van den Bogaerde - [log in to unmask] Pegasus Mail for Windows : Helpful links and information (including 2.75B4 version) at: http://www.caiw.nl/~jaabogae/han/han_lkfr.htm Updated: 24-09-97.