How To Add An Image To The Windows Live Mail Signature?How To Add An Image To The Windows Live Mail Signature?

Windows Live Mail is a popular and comfortable email program that gives you freedom to access POP, IMAP and accounts on Windows Live Hotmail, with the goal and dynamism to connect with Windows Live calendar, Windows Live Messenger, RSS news feed, your blogs and more.

There are many situations, where you might feel that you need to know more about this email service. Similar is when trying to add an image to your Outlook Express or Windows Live Mail signature. So, if this is the question you have in mind, here is a step-by-step, easy answer for the same.

If you already know about HTML formatting in your email signature in Windows Mail, Windows Live Mail or Outlook Express adding the animation will not seem that tough, really. What you need for the same is an animated.gif file to be added to your signature.

Adding an image to your Outlook Express or Windows Mail signature

These are steps; you must follow to insert an animated graphic in your email signature for Outlook Express or Windows mail.

  • Begin with an empty message, while using rich HTML formatting in Outlook Express or Windows Mail.
  • You can design your signature by making use of the formatting tools.
  • Now choose the place where you wish to insert the animation or image, you can also add a link to the website here.
  • Now move to the source tab and highlight the code present between
  • Choose Copy/edit from the menu and open a Notepad.
  • Now choose paste/Edit from the menu.
  • Now use Save/file to save the signature to a file, which is named signature.html and is present in the My Documents folder on your PC
  • Choose Tools/Options from the menu in the Outlook Express or Windows Mail
  • Move to the signatures tab and click new, make sure you select the file from Edit Signature
  • Now browse the just created file signature.html and click ok, your new signature is ready to test.
  • You can now make sure that Outlook express adds signature to every email as default setting.

Adding an Image to the Windows Live Mail Signature

Here, adding an image to the signature is much easier and can be directly done by creating the HTML code, which is necessary.

  • Create a signature by making use of HTML formatting
  • Now make edits in the signature.html file by including '', where you need to include the inner set of quotation marks, and choose where you wish to insert the animation.
  • Also, you can make use of the XTML tag attribute
  • Also, Outlook Express can be used to easily create the HTML code by inserting an image, when creating the richly formatted email signature.

Now, you can check that whether the signature animation is being sent with all the emails you send.

So, here is how you can add an image or graphic to your email signature, but in case you have any other query for Windows Live mail, then support can be availed anytime by contacting Windows Live mail tech support experts.

One such company, where experts excel on this front is SupportBuddy. To avail support for Windows Live mail here, you just need to make one call at the Windows Live mail support, where experts will help you find an easy answer and affordably.

by AlenWright
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The author is an experienced Windows Live email tech support specialist . Just make one call at the Windows Live Mail Support Number 1 888 753 5164 toll free.
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