HPAlumni Flash.-- succinct intermittent emails covering items
of specific interest to alumni. (No corporate or product news.)
We use the Yahoo Groups system, which
has very good privacy. Yahoo doesn't let us just add you to our
online forums. You send a short email to Yahoo from your personal
email account – and then you reply to confirmation emails from the
Yahoo system. This process also tests the two-way communication
link between your email setup and HPAA.
If you are on your hp.com or hpe.com email
account, forward a link to this page to your personal email account
and apply from there.
Please send an email -- as described
below -- from the personal email account that you will use for
your membership. We do not accept applications from an
HP-related company email address -- i.e. @hp.com, @hpe.com,
@dxc.com, @microfocus.com, etc. This avoids HPAA emails being
inadvertently discarded by a company firewall -- and
you will lose that address when you leave the company. (If you
don't already have a personal email account, you can get a free
Internet email account in a few minutes.
How to set up a professional email account.)
Please select a single email
address to use for all dealings with HPAA. We use your email
address, not your name, to identify you for the various HPAA
services. (With 28,000 members, we have many duplicate
names.) An email account that sends
challenge replies to incoming emails
does not work for HPAA.
You need to send your request from
the email account that you wish to use for your membership. (If
changing your address, be sure to send the email from your new
Do not send as an attachment. Your application
will not reach us.