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 +====== What is a Message-ID? ======
 +
 +A **Message-ID** is a unique alpha-numeric identifier for Usenet posts.
 +
 +If you have the Message-ID, it is relatively easy to find the post in question.
 +
 +Every newsreader will have its own method for displaying the headers of Usenet posts. ​ This tutorial demonstrates how to find the Message-ID using Agent and Advanced Google Group Search.
 +
 +====== Finding Message-ID using Agent ======
 +Agent is the newsreader that I use most often for participating in Usenet.
 +
 +===== Find the post =====
 +{{:​blog:​id-01.png|}}
 +===== Press "​h"​ to view headers =====
 +{{:​blog:​id-02.png|}}
 +====== Advanced Group Search ======
 +[[http://​groups.google.com/​advanced_search|Google Groups Search page.]]\\ ​
 +===== Enter search terms =====
 +
 +{{:​blog:​id-03.png|}}
 +===== Select a thread =====
 +
 +{{:​blog:​id-04.png|}}
 +===== Select a post =====
 +
 +{{:​blog:​id-05.png|}}
 +===== Select "More options"​ =====
 +
 +{{:​blog:​id-06.png|}}
 +===== Select "Show original"​ =====
 +
 +{{:​blog:​id-07.png|}}
 +===== Find Message-ID =====
 +
 +{{:​blog:​id-08.png|}}
  
 
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