Compose new mail

Here you will find information about the features of the Compose window.



  1. Select which alias to send from. When you Reply to an email this selection will automatically be set to the alias that the original email was sent to
  2. If you want to manually add another email signature, a click here will paste the signature for the selected alias
  3. If you click on the To-button you will see all your previous contacts and you will be able to add people to the recipient list*, each recipient will be separated with a comma
  4. If you click on the Cc-button (CarbonCopy) you will see all your previous contacts and you will be able to add people to the Cc-list*, each recipient will be separated with a comma. Every email on the Cc-list will be able to see the other email addresses on the To-list and the Cc-list
  5. If you click on the Bcc-button (BlindCarbonCopy) you will see all your previous contacts and you will be able to add people to the Bcc-list*, each recipient will be separated with a comma. The emails on the Bcc-list will not be visible to other email addresses on the To-list, Cc-list or the Bcc-list
  6. *If the Encrypt-checkbox is checked, this email will be sent in encrypted form. To be able to use encryption, every recipient must have a public key
  7. If the Sign-checkbox is checked, this email will be digitally signed with the RSA-algorithm, this will prove that the email was sent from a valid Countermail-account. You can send signed emails to everyone, even if they don't have any public key
  8. If the "Do not save"-checkbox is checked, this email will NOT be stored in your Sent-folder
  9. This will set the priority flag (Low, Normal or High). This is just a graphical marker for the email
  10. If the "Request read receipt"-checkbox is checked, this will tell the recipients email client that you want a read-notification, if the recipient accept this request, you will get an automatic email that informs you when they opened your email
  11. The "Save draft"-button will save your email inside your Draft-folder, and you will be able to finish the email later
  12. Send the email to all recipients
  13. This list will show you all attachments made to this email
  14. First select which attachment you want to remove, then press the [Remove] button
  15. Add an attachment to this email, you can add all file types except for: .EXE .COM .BAT .SCR or .VBS files. The attachment will be encrypted if every person on the To-list, Cc-list and the Bcc-list have a public key

Last update

Apr 10, 2014

News

2014-04-10

Info about the Heartbleed-bug. Read more

2014-02-17

Added FAQ: How do I create good passwords?

2014-02-14

Temporarily problem on database server. Fixed

2014-01-30

Changed spam flag to minimize false Spam classifications. Read more

2014-01-27

Updated CounterMailPortable. Read more

2013-12-27

Bugfixes and Updated Offline Login and more. Read more

2013-12-19

Updated our Tools page. Read more

2013-12-02

Added Quota warnings. Read more

2013-10-22

Changed new public keysize to 4096 bits.

2013-07-23

New USB routine. Read more

2013-05-01

Changed Trial account period to 7 days

2013-03-24

Opened up our XMPP chat server.

2013-03-17

Added new Support-system and a new FAQ

2013-02-01

Updated Java info page

2013-01-12

Added MacOS support for our USB-key

2012-12-20

Added Countermail Portable for Windows

2012-12-09

Added Safebox feature

2012-08-28

Scheduled Maintenance - August 30, 13:00 GMT. Servers will be down for approx. 2-3 hours.

2012-05-31

Added subfolder creation.

2012-03-22

Applet and Certificate update

2012-03-10

Added Wire transfer payment

2012-01-01

Third party IMAP-clients need to clean their cache. Read here.

2011-10-25

Added Domain Panel for all domain administrators

2011-08-24

Added quick search

2011-08-02

Added default Compose-alias

2011-07-17

Added new session option for TOR/VPN/Proxy-surfing. Settings/Personal info - Lock IP-address

2011-06-08

Added iPhone information

2011-05-10

Added message filters

2011-04-30

Updated alias function

2011-02-15

Added new white theme

2011-01-07

Added email notification

2010-12-06

Added more server-side SPAM protection

2010-12-01

New Compose window

2010-11-20

Added instructions for Android phones

2010-10-17

Added new feature:
Secure Forms

2010-05-24

Opened up for all !

2009-11-21

Open website for Beta-testers

2009-05-19

Installed our primary login and database servers

2009-05-16

Comodo Usertrust certified our company for Java applet code signing

2008-05-11

Domain name registration. Official start of the project.