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How to send limited email blasts on the cheap

Email services limit the number of recipients you can send a single message to so how do you offer your club newsletter to 800 members? Chris Breen offers advice.

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How to make the best use of Mail Drop

A reader needs a bit more information about the workings of Mail Drop. For the most part it's entirely seamless, but Chris Breen explains the few gotchas.

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How to avoid deleting messages when swiping your iPad too briskly

A reader has a common concern: She swiped an email message too swiftly and it vanished. She'd like it back and Chris Breen lends a hand.

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Two email tips every Mac user should know

On today's plate, a couple of email tips: How to import mbox files into Outlook for Mac and what to do about disorganized mailboxes.

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Too much unwanted email? Use these tricks for identifying and unsubscribing

Chris Breen explains how you can identify and eliminate that bombardment of unsolicited email.

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Automate your Mac: 10 ways to make managing email easier

Dealing with your inbox is one of those numbingly repetitive chores that cries out for automation. Here are 10 smart tricks that'll save you time managing your mail.

When search fails in Outlook

If Outlook throws up its virtual hands when you search for a name or word, corruption may be to blame. Chris Breen offers advice for overcoming it.

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Transferring Outlook-for-Mac email to Apple's Mail

If you're looking for a way out of Outlook and into Mail, follow Chris Breen's advice for transferring your messages.

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How to set a default To address in Mavericks' Mail

If Mavericks' Mail isn't making your preferred choice when you enter a loved one's email address, there's a way to force it to.

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Copying address lists from Excel into Apple's Mail

With Mavericks' Mail you can't copy a list of unaltered email addresses from Excel to a message's To field. Chris Breen offers an easy-does-it solution.

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5 tips for avoiding Internet dopiness

No one's perfect, but there's no reason to advertise your imperfection by doing dopey things on the Internet.

5 tips for avoiding Internet dopiness

No one's prefect, but there's no reason to advertise your imperfections by doing dopey things on the Internet.

Importing Windows Outlook messages into Apple's Mail

You have a fat .pst email archive in hand from a Windows PC and would like to move those messages to your Mac. Chris Breen explains how.

Solving the mysteries of the Mail Downloads folder

When you double-click on an attachment in Mail, what happens to that original attached file? What happens if you then edit it? The answer: It depends.