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How to E-mail Pictures

A fun and easy way to relive memories with your friends and family is through sharing photos by e-mail.


  • Step 1: Compose new e-mail Compose a new e-mail.
  • Step 2: Insert e-mail address Insert the e-mail address of the person to whom you will be e-mailing the picture.
  • Step 3: Type in the subject line Type the subject of your e-mail in the subject line.
  • Step 4: Click "Attach" or "File" Click the "Insert File" or "Attach" button.
  • Step 5: Click "Browse" button Click the "Browse" button and navigate to the folder on your computer where your picture is stored. Click on the picture you want to send.
  • Step 6: Click "Attach" button Click the "Attach File" button and wait for the picture to upload.
  • TIP: You may have to use a photo-editing program to reduce your picture's size if the file is too big or you are having trouble uploading or sending.
  • Step 7: Click "Send" Send your e-mail, and wait for a confirmation. Enjoy sharing your photos.
  • FACT: Did you know? Ray Tomlinson sent the very first network e-mail in 1971.

You Will Need

  • A computer with internet access
  • An e-mail program
  • A digital picture
  • A photo-editing program (optional)

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