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18 Sep 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Everything I was originally inquiring about has been answered but since I made the thread, is there anyway to cover your e-mail address while still being able to receive incoming mail without giving them your direct address?

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19 Sep 2010   #12

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lollies View Post there anyway to cover your e-mail address while still being able to receive incoming mail without giving them your direct address?
On the first page of the account settings for the account you plan to use for sending mail, you can fill in a fake email address. When you send the mail make sure the drop down list for the from field shows the fake address. Although your real email address (the one with the "@" sign) will be replaced with the fake address, there are other fields (w/o the "@") that could give it away to someone who checked the properties. E.g. X-Authenticated User = where the real address is
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