csharp group

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  1. Alan T

    Alan T Guest

    I used to read the NG
    microsoft.public.dotnet.languages.csharp
    from newsreader OutLook Express using:
    msnews.microsoft.com

    But started from yesterday, this news group was removed.
    Any idea?
    Alan T, Jul 5, 2010
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  2. Alan T

    Mr. Arnold Guest

    Alan T wrote:
    > I used to read the NG
    > microsoft.public.dotnet.languages.csharp
    > from newsreader OutLook Express using:
    > msnews.microsoft.com
    >
    > But started from yesterday, this news group was removed.
    > Any idea?
    >
    >


    <copied>

    > What is Happening?
    > This message is to inform you that Microsoft will soon begin discontinuing
    > newsgroups and transitioning users to Microsoft forums.
    >
    > Why?
    > As you may know, newsgroups have existed for many years now; however, the
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    > past several years while customers and participants are increasingly finding
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    > In addition to offering a compelling online browser experience, for those
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    > Which Newsgroups Are Affected by this Shutdown?
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    > Where Should I go with the Closure of this Newsgroup?
    > Effective July 1, 2010, this newsgroup will be closed.
    >
    > In an effort to enhance and improve your experience, this newsgroup is scheduled for closure in the upcoming months and we would like to invite you to participate at http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/csharplanguage/threads forum(s). An exact date will be posted in advance as plans are finalized.
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    > Send any questions about the process, recommended forums and timing to
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    Mr. Arnold, Jul 5, 2010
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