# mail

### How do I configure Gmail to send email messages from my IAS Account

2. Click on the Settings icon.
3. Click on "Accounts and Import".
4. In the "Send mail as:" section of the screen, click on "Add another email address you own".

### How do I create a vacation message using the Zimbra Webmail Client?

1. Click on the Preferences Tab
2. Click on Out of Office on the left-hand size
4. Type the message in the Auto-Replay Message box
5. Select a Time Period
6. Click on Save

### How do I create sub-folders (nested folders) in Thunderbird?

Subfolders (nested folders) allow you to organize your mailboxes in multiple levels of folders. This can be helpful in sorting and managing large numbers of mailboxes.

When you use the New Folder... command in Thunderbird, by default it creates...

### How do I decode a base 64 encoded 'attachment' that is embedded in a mail message?

If you receive an e-mail with an attachment embedded within:

.. 1) save the e-mail as a plain text file

2) edit the e-mail and remove any headers

Delete everything before and including the lines that look like:

Content-Disposition: attachment...

### How do I attach a file to an e-mail message?

In Zimbra Webmail:
1. Click on New Message on the left-hand side of the screen
2. Type the e-mail address you want to send to on the To: line
3. Click on Attach on the left-hand side.
4. This will bring up a window where you can browse your folders...

### How do I start Firefox or Thunderbird when it is stating that my 'profile is in use'?

With Netscape:
rm $HOME/.netscape/lock or rm ~/.netscape/lock For Mozilla: rm$HOME/.mozilla/*/*/lock or rm ~/.mozilla/*/*/lock
For Firefox:
rm $HOME/.mozilla/firefox/*/lock rm$HOME/.mozilla/firefox/*/...

### How do I set my backspace key?

Sometimes you may get the ^? character when hitting the backspace key.
There are several different ways to set your backspace key when this happens
1. Type CTRL-h instead of using backspace
2. Since backspace works at the command line, you will can...

### How do I forward my mail?

How to setup email forwarding using the Webmail client (for new members 2019-)