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StartMail supports up to 5,000 contacts which can be imported into your StartMail account in a few ways. 1) You can add a contact directly from the reading view, 2) you can manually add contacts, or 3) 1. ADD FROM THE READING VIEW The simplest and m...
This article discusses aliases for Business Accounts only. If you wish to read more about aliases for Personal Accounts, please click here [1]. A StartMail Business Account has robust support for Business, Custom, and Disposable Email Aliases. In br...
Surfboard Holding B.V., is a privately held Dutch corporation whose only activities are operating StartPage, Ixquick and StartMail. You can reach Surfboard Holding B.V. with questions and comments relating to StartPage, StartMail, or Ixquick through se...
From list view, you have three methods of deleting an email: * Click on the emails you want to delete and drag them to the Trash folder on the left-hand side of the screen. * Click on the emails you want to delete and click DELETE above the email...
OPENING A LINK As a privacy measure, StartMail will warn you every time you click an external link in one of your emails. Clicking on an external link will take you off the StartMail website. This means that the website could potentially add cookies...
Welcome to StartMail! If you're new to StartMail or you just want to learn more about our Privacy Features, share an experience, or ask a question, you've come to the right place. To view a video about the Support Center click here [1]. If you a...
Thank you for your interest in creating a StartMail Personal Account! For more information about Personal Account features and pricing, please click here [1] for details. Your StartMail Personal email address will contain the StartMail.com domain, e...
The easiest way to export messages from your current email account to StartMail, is to use IMAP and an email client such as Thunderbird, Outlook, Mac Mail etc. To learn how to do this, please follow the instructions below. 1. Open your email client....
Follow these steps to register for the StartMail Forum: 1. Go to https://forum.startmail.com/ [1] 2. Click REGISTER at the top of the page. 3. Fill out the form and when you are finished, check the terms and rules confirmation box before click...
These guides assume that you have already set up IMAP access and enabled aliases. Follow this link [1] for more information on how to set up StartMail with an email client. Follow this link [2] for information on how to set up StartMail's alias f...
To begin, click CONTACTS in the upper right-hand corner, followed by IMPORT and select from the list of supported products. To _import your contacts directly_, simply click IMPORT and follow the prompts on screen. To _import from a CSV or vCard (...
To manage your contacts, click CONTACTS in the upper right-hand corner. EDIT INFORMATION FOR AN INDIVIDUAL CONTACT To pull up a contact record, highlight a contact by clicking the corresponding row followed by EDIT, or double click on that contac...
StartMail makes it easy to write encrypted mesages to anyone else who uses PGP encryption, including friends who do not use StartMail. While StartMail seamlessly handles the exchange of so-called "public keys" when you write to other StartMail users, i...
This article discusses moving messages through the StartMail webmail interface. Please sign in at https://startmail.com [1]. If you're using StartMail with an email client on either your mobile device or desktop/laptop, you would have to follow the...
Choosing a strong password - resistant to guessing and brute-force hacks - is an important component of email security. StartMail will also assess your password's strength for you, and for the sake of your security, passwords deemed "too weak" will not...
This article will give more information on disposable and custom aliases for Personal Accounts. To learn more about aliases for Business Accounts, please click here [1]. StartMail has robust support for both permanent ("custom") and disposable emai...
To print an email, open it or preview it and then click PRINT above. It will be automatically reformatted and you will then be prompted with your browser's standard print screen: print email message printing print
Every time you log into your StartMail account, you'll be taken directly to your inbox, which will contain any new messages sent to you. Refreshing the browser window You can also configure StartMail to check for new email at an interval of time th...
For your convenience, every address you send an email to or from which you receive an email gets added to your Recipients List. Think of the recipients list as "Contacts-lite" - addresses stored in the Recipients List don't have the same level of detai...
In the event you lose your StartMail password, StartMail currently offers two methods of password recovery. You can either set up a Recovery Email Address, or generate a Recovery Code. This Support Center article will provide more information on how ...
There may be any number of reasons to put an email down and return to it later. StartMail allows you to save any email you have been working on as a draft so that you can save it and finish it at a later time. It also is good practice when writing a lo...
StartMail provides you with two methods of saving senders' email addresses directly to your contacts, both of which are much faster than manually adding each address! One method is to mouse over a sender's name in either the preview pane or a messag...
StartMail harnesses the power and security of StartPage to allow you to search all your email. On any StartMail screen other than a Settings screen, you will see a SEARCH MAIL field towards the top on the right-hand side. Simply enter whatever yo...
You can perform a Web search right from StartMail by entering your search terms in the SEARCH WEB (NEW WINDOW) field in the upper right-hand corner of any StartMail screen. Once you've entered your search terms, either click enter or click the gree...
1. To send an email, you must provide at least one recipient in the TO: field. You may simply type an email address or paste it in, but StartMail also comes equipped with an auto-fill feature that can help save time. It's enabled by default, but you...
SSL - or Secure Sockets Layer - is a set of cryptographic protocols used to establish an encrypted link between your computer and StartMail. StartMail uses SSL and a related technology, TLS, to make sure that all of your communications with StartMail -...
StartMail offers a number of videos that are available in the StartMail program and in the StartMail Support articles. Following is an outline of the videos that are currently available: 1. STARTMAIL WELCOME/OVERVIEW VIDEO (2-MINUTE VIDEO ON THE STA...
Please note: filters are currently not supported in email clients using IMAP. Log in to your account in a Web browser for your filter rules to be applied. FILTERS allow you to control the behavior of incoming messages to make your webmail experience...
Inboxes and other mail folders can get crowded sometimes and you may want a method of highlighting certain messages so that they are easy to spot visually for later. To this end, StartMail allows you to flag messages. To flag a message, simply cl...
StartMail comes with a default set of system folders that cannot be deleted or moved: Inbox, Drafts, Sent, Trash and Spam. StartMail also allows you to create and manage your own custom folders and subfolders (folders within folders). This article ex...
To personalize your StartMail experience in webmail [1], log in to your StartMail account from a web browser; then click SETTINGS in the top right of the page. A Settings menu will be displayed with explanations of the types of changes you can make wit...
The steps below outline what happens when a Personal Account is not renewed for an additional year of service, or when a Public Beta Account is not upgraded to a Paid Personal Account. In general, users have limited access to their inbox for one month ...
Thank you for your interest in StartMail. A StartMail Trial Account is an account which gives you an opportunity to try StartMail for free! Trial Accounts are effective for 7 days with an additional 7 days of read-only mail capability. You may upgrade...