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StartMail supports up to 5,000 contacts, which can be imported into your StartMail account in several ways. The simplest and most convenient way to add a contact is directly from your inbox. Hover over the sender or recipient of an email in your inbox,...
Deleting messages 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 D...
Spell checking on StartMail is handled by your browser or mail client and that feature is likely to be turned on by default. If you would like further information, below is a set of links regarding the spell check functionality on several common bro...
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...
To forward an email, preview or open the desired email and click FORWARD above. This will open up the compose view and you will be allowed to add text or simply forward without adding anything. Don't forget to specify at least one contact in the To: fi...
You can access your StartMail account by using the online web-based client, at https://www.startmail.com, or you can import your email into an email client installed on your local device (e.g., Microsoft Outlook or Mozilla Thunderbird). Please note tha...
Emails you receive may include additional files, called _attachments_. Attachments can include pictures, text files, or almost anything else. When an email arrives in your StartMail inbox that contains an attachment, StartMail will show you the atta...
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...
We designed StartMail to be easy to use with PGP, using one-click encryption through our state-of-the-art web client. However, we understand that some users may wish to decrypt their StartMail using a third-party client. While we cannot guarantee the p...
Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system comes with a new mail client, simply titled Mail. Mail is a separate product from Outlook, and so the steps to configure it for use with StartMail differ. Before you can add your StartMail account to your emai...
1. Log in to your StartMail account using a Web browser. Then click SETTINGS from the top right corner of the page. 2. In Settings, click on MOBILE/IMAP 3. The IMAP settings page will appear. * Make sure ENABLE IMAP ACCESS is checked. * Cli...
Depending on your browser's configuration, security settings, or use of browser extensions that analyse site content, you may see a popup referring to the use of a "canvas" element on the StartMail web site. The canvas element is an HTML5 element that ...
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 (...
StartMail is supported in the following desktop/laptop web browsers: * Firefox (Mac and Windows) * Internet Explorer 8+ (Windows) * Edge (Windows) * Chrome (Mac and Windows) * Safari 6+ (Mac only) Unsupported browsers _may_ work, but are ...
To log out, simply click the LOG OUT link in the upper right-hand corner of the screen. To view a video about the importance of logging out of StartMail, click on this link - https://startpage.com/vd/StartMail_Quickstart4_C2.mp4 [1] If you forget t...
To edit your contacts, click CONTACTS in the upper right-hand corner. If you want to change information for a contact, highlight that contact by clicking the corresponding row followed by EDIT, or double click on that contact. Note: if you click ...
Clicking the dot to the left of the sender's name in your inbox will change that email (or email thread) status from read to unread, and vice versa.
Moving messages is easy! To move a message in the webmail interface, place your computer's mouse over the email you'd like to move. You should see that message become highlighted. Click to highlight and then drag the message to the folder of your choic...
To move multiple emails from one folder to another (say, from your Inbox to a custom folder), highlight the emails you would like to move and drag them onto the destination folder. There are several ways you can highlight messages. * Click and ...
To print an email, open it or preview it and then click PRINT above. The following image shows an image previewed and selected from the Inbox: It will be automatically reformatted and you will then be prompted with your browser's standard print scre...
Every time you log into your StartMail account, you'll be taken directly to your StartMail Inbox which will show you any new emails waiting for you. StartMail will check for new email at an interval of time that you determine. To set how often you'd li...
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...
The Thunderbird email client, using the Enigmail plugin, may fail to decrypt and open emails with attachments above 20mb or so in size. Typically, the email fails to open, and errors along the lines of "Decryption incomplete; click Key icon" and "Error...
Restoring email from the trash works just like moving messages [1]. To restore an item from the trash, click TRASH on the left-hand menu and then drag your email to the desired folder on the left. Please visit this [2] article, for more informati...
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 y...
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...
To set up your signature, follow these steps or follow this link to a video demonstration [1]. 1. Go to SETTINGS > COMPOSE. 2. From here you will be able to set your default signature using a variety of rich text formatting options. When you are ...
Sie können zwischen den Nachrichten in Ihrem Posteingang und deren Inhalten mithilfe der Maus oder den Cursortasten navigieren. Die Maus können Sie immer verwenden, um durch Ihre Nachrichten zu navigieren (scrollen oder drag and drop). Bei Tastenkombin...
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...
A video demonstration is also available by following this link [1]. StartMail comes with a default set of system folders that may not be deleted or moved: Inbox, Drafts, Sent, Trash and Spam. StartMail also allows you to create and manage your o...
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...
When you send or receive an encrypted email, a lock symbol will be displayed next to your email subject to indicate that the email is encrypted for enhanced privacy. The lock is found in both your inbox ... as well as in the email itself. What...