View pictures in e-mail

Sometimes images are not downloaded in the e-mail. This typically applies to e-mails that are sent as HTML. Also read how to display an e-mail as HTML.

Do you have an e-mail lacking images?

For security reasons no images in emails are downloaded by default. Malicious software can follow such downloads. Usually, such e-mails with pictures are advertising or other unwanted e-mail.

If you still wish to view the pictures do the following:

  • Click the info line and select Download pictures from the menu that pops up. We do not recommend that you change the settings for automatic picture downloads in the e-mail, or other settings in the menu, unless you are absolutely sure you can trust the sender.

Published Jan. 29, 2014 1:55 PM - Last modified Feb. 7, 2020 5:14 PM