Beginners Guide to Email

Email is still the main application on the Internet and almost everyone uses it; both privately, and for business.

Individuals and small home businesses don’t have a  technical department to setup and manage their email and must do it themselves.

Over the years I’ve received many emails asking…How do I…
Email for Beginners

  • Access email from a remote location
  • Setup my email account
  • Access multiple email accounts
  • Change my email address
  • etc..

So.. If you’re a small business/home business owner wondering perhaps how to send a large email to a client, or a personal email user trying to send some pictures to your mom.

Then this site is here to help!

Getting Started

To use email you will need and email account. To get an email account you will need an email provider.

See Personal email Options or Small business Email options depending on your needs.

To learn more about email,how it works and how to use it, then try the Email Basics  tutorial and Understanding the Sending and Receiving Process.

Questions

If you have a question then please ask

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