More OE Options!
Important Note: If you are still using Outlook Express, I urge you to migrate to another safer email program. There are several email programs that are free and will not cause as many problems as Outlook Express. A popular replacement for Outlook Express is Thunderbird.
The Maintenance Tab
To keep your Outlook Express running smooth, don't forget to perform Maintenance!
- Screenshot Empty the Deleted folder
- Screenshot Compact Messages to save space
- Screenshot Cleanup Downloaded Messages
Want to send some pictures to Mom? Make sure you have the right format! (Hint, HTML or Rich text)
Don't like all of those >> in your forwarded emails? Change them or stop them.
- Screenshot Send Messages in plain text or in HTML format.
- Screenshot Change how Messages look when forwarded.
Remove >> or change the characters.
Sometimes you need to change your settings on the fly, just remember to go to Tools/Options in Outlook Express!