The new service, which starts from Thursday, is called HTML Mail
Network and will enable clients to distribute their ads to more than one HTML mail
magazine with a single order, the Tokyo-based company said.
According to the announcement, thousands of Web developers worldwide have added this component to custom-built and off-the-shelf applications for content management, HTML mail
, discussion forums, and online learning.
is the latest innovation, email software that can display graphics but also contains "Web bugs" notifying the sender when a message has been opened or forwarded.
But few are aware of the tracking capability of those multi-colored messages known as HTML mail
Other features include a capability to automatically remove Word macros and HTML mail
scripts to protect users from e-mail viruses and attacks and a rules-based interface that allows the network administrator to set up an unlimited number of content checking rules and apply them to groups of users.
McIlroy sent an e-mail asking how he could set up his mail reader to handle HTML mail
The advent of HTML mail
made it possible for hackers and virus writers to trigger commands by embedding them in an HTML mall, however, Mail essentials protects users against this by detecting these commands and automatically removing them.
The recipient also needs an email program that can read HTML mail
, plug-in data as well as delivery reservation are possible.
If an HTML mail
contains an executable attachment, whose MIME type is incorrectly given as one of several unusual types, a flaw in IE will cause the attachment to be executed without displaying a warning dialogue.
When you receive HTML mail
, Outlook Express displays it properly, but not all e-mail programs do.
Thunderbird[TM] for U3 is a customizable email application that supports IMAP and POP mail protocols, HTML mail
formatting, and easily imports existing email accounts and messages.