Doesn't list all groups

Summary: news reader trouble ; group list problem]

Almost all newsreaders provide a list of the groups available on a server. But most servers have at least 10000 (and usually more) distinct Usenet news groups.

In order to help you cope with such a large number of groups, most news readers have options in how the list of groups is presented to the user. It may show the list as a heirarchy of groups or only a subset of all groups.

If you still do not see all the groups you expect to see:

More Detailed Topics
Usenet RKT: What happens when I "subscribe"
Usenet RKT: (coming later!)Adding groups that exist elsewhere
Usenet RKT: (coming later!)Getting help with news reader software

Overview and Related Topics
Usenet RKT: Trouble with news reader software

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