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Technology Help: E-Mail Help

This guide will provide assistance with basic computing.

HAWKmail Help

Your Professor's E-mail

E-mail Etiquette

  • Clearly summarize your message in the subject line.
  • Keep your messages short and focused.
  • Avoid using all capital letters.
  • Don't write anything you wouldn't say in public.
  • Avoid sending e-mail to large numbers of people unless you have a legitimate reason to do it.
    • If you must send to a large group, consider using the BCC: (Blind Carbon Copy) so that everyone's e-mail addess is not shown
  • Include your name at the bottom of the message.

How to Attach to an E-Mail

Learn how to attach something to an e-mail using Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail or Outlook over at LifeHacker, or learn about doing it in Gmail with the video below.


Hawkmail runs on the Gmail platform. For more information about how to work with Gmail, check out this great article from LifeHacker or watch the video below.