What is ProtonMail and how to use it?

The service can be accessed through a webmail client, the Tor network, or dedicated iOS and Android apps. ProtonMail is run by its parent company Proton Technologies AG, which is based in the Canton of Geneva. The company also operates ProtonVPN, a VPN service.

How much encrypted storage does ProtonMail have?

ProtonMail offers 500 MB of encrypted storage with the free version, or you can pay for up to 20 GB. The maximum attachment limit is 25 MB and 100 attachments. Gmail gives you 15 GB of free storage and has an attachment limit of 25 MB and a standard account.

Does ProtonMail offer POP3 forwarding?

ProtonMail doesn’t offer POP3 services for forwarding mail from another address. Perhaps the company simply wants you to switch over to its service completely. It also encourages users to recommend the email service to their friends to reduce sending limits and build a network of users.

Why cant I read my email on ProtonMail?

In addition to not being able to read the email stored on their servers, ProtonMail is based in Switzerland, where privacy laws are notoriously strict.

What makes ProtonMail different from other email services?

While all major email services claim to respect your privacy, ProtonMail goes further than most in a bid to protect you. That’s what makes it different from the big email providers like Google’s Gmail and Microsoft’s

What kind of encryption does ProtonMail offer?

End-to-end (E2E) and zero-access encryption for Email, Calendar, and Contact information Web client, encryption algorithms, Android and iOS code are all open source Can be used with third-party email clients through the ProtonMail Bridge feature ProtonMail does not encrypt email subject lines

What is ProtonMail Bridge and how does it work?

On 6 December 2017, ProtonMail launched ProtonMail Bridge, an application that provides end-to-end email encryption to any desktop client that supports IMAP and SMTP, such as Microsoft Outlook, Mozilla Thunderbird, and Apple Mail, for Windows and MacOS.

Is ProtonMailNSA-proof?

^ Khandelwal, Swati (26 May 2014). ProtonMail: NSA-Proof End-to-End Encrypted Email Service. The Hacker News. Retrieved 19 October 2015.

Why cant ProtonMail forward my emails?

ProtonMail cant access your emails because theyre encrypted, so they cant forward them either. Theoretically they could expand the filter functionality for this, but this would still require you to log into the account from which you wish to forward emails first, because again they cant access the emails.

What do I need to know about ProtonMail before using it?

Do not use your Login or Mailbox password. Use Clean Email with your ProtonMail Inbox to keep it clean and organized. ProtonMail also supports IMAP settings in addition to SMTP. Thus, users must also know the necessary IMAP settings to set up an email account, which allows it to send notification emails to any mail address you provide.

Which email clients can I use proton mail bridge with?

You can use Proton Mail Bridge with popular email clients, such as Microsoft Outlook, Apple Mail, or Mozilla Thunderbird, on all popular operating systems. Keep your existing workflow and store messages locally. We understand you may be particular about your email preferences.

How do I set up ProtonMail in postbox?

In Postbox navigate to the File menu, select New > Mail Account. Provide your Protonmail email and password generated by the Protonmail Bridge app. Also, If you are having any issue in setup of ProtonMail using IMAP settings so, please Contact us.

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