Data Security

11.2. Externally Linked Images in Emails

Externally linked images are not part of the email itself. They are loaded from an external source upon reading the email. You can define whether those images are loaded and displayed. If you allow loading externally linked images, your privacy and computer are endangered by the following security issues:

How to define the loading of externally linked images:

  1. Click the Settings icon in the menu bar. Click on All settings.

    The Settings window opens.

  2. Click on Security in the left pane.

  3. You can enable or disable the Allow pre-loading of externally linked images option.

    • If externally linked images are not to be displayed, disable the setting.

    • If externally linked images are to be loaded and displayed, enable the setting.

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