For Seniors: Reply or Forward a Windows Mail Message

If you receive a Windows Mail e-mail message and want to send a message back, use the Reply feature. You can also use the Forward feature if you want to send an e-mail to someone that you received.

1

Open the message you want to reply to, click the Respond button, and then select one of the following reply options:

Reply: Send the reply to only the author.

Reply All: Send a reply to the author as well as to everyone who received the original message.

2

In the resulting e-mail form, enter any additional recipient(s) in the To and/or Cc text boxes; to send a blind copy, you can click Show More to display the Bcc field.

Type your message in the message window.

3

Click the Send button to send the reply.

The reply has been sent to the addressee.

4

To share an e-mail you receive with others, use the Forward feature.

Open the e-mail message that you want to forward in Mail.

5

Click the Respond button

Then, click Forward.

6

In the message that appears with FW: added to the beginning of the subject line, enter a new recipient(s) in the To and/or Cc and Bcc fields.

Enter any message that you want to include in the message window.

7

Click Send to forward the message.

The message has been sent to the forwarded address.

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