Outlook Express Stationery - Brighten up your Emails
You can brighten up your emails with the use Outlook Express Stationery. This usually consists of a background image, and formatted font. It's very easy to add Stationery to your emails. Try the following.
- Open up Outlook Express, and click the icon for "Create Mail". This will open up a new email, with its own menu bar
- From the New Message menu bar, click Format and make sure that "Rich Text (HTML)" is selected:
- Click Format again, and select Apply Stationery > More Stationery:
You should get the following dialogue box popping up:
You can select one of the inbuilt templates. Tick the box "Show preview" to see what your email will look like. If you like any of these, click OK. Your new message will then have a background image.
If you don't like any of these (and you won't!) then you can create your own stationery in Outlook Express. To see how to do just that, move on to the next part.