Welcome to the Open Webmail Help Tutorials!   Open Webmail is a free, open source project that allows people to check their e-mail -- from anywhere in the world! You can use Open Webmail to simply check your e-mail while you are on the road, or as a complete replacement to your offline e-mail client! Open Webmail can also help you manage your daily activities with its easy-to-use calendar tools. In this tutorial, you'll find examples, diagrams, and definitions, all to help you get the most out of Open Webmail.
First time users:

User names:
Your user name can be found by logging into the Self Service Banner and clicking on Personal Information then click View E-mail Addresses. You must log on the Self Service Banner from a wired computer if you do not know your username

Your user name will be your student email address in all lower case to the left of the "@".
   ex: email student5555@student.gadsdenstate.edu,   username = student5555

Passwords: Pay close attention
Your default password will be your birthdate in mm/dd/yy format. Default passwords will be 6 digits.

   Please note the following examples:
    January 1, 1980 = 010180 (6 digits)
    January 15, 1980 = 011580 (6 digits)
    October 1, 1984 = 100184 (6 digits)
    October 15, 1984 = 101584 (6 digits)

You can change your password through the myGadsdenState portal

If you need further assistance please call or email the Help Desk at:
Phone: (256)549-8341
 Help Topics

The Basics
Basic Settings Configuration
Using Your Inbox
Reading a Message

Using the Toolbars
The Main Toolbar
The Message Toolbar
The Calendar Toolbar
The Search Toolbar
The Settings Toolbar

Managing Messages
Moving & Copying Messages
Composing Messages
Adding Attachments
Using the Spell Checker
Saving A Message
Managing Your Folders
Setting up a Filter
Downloading & Backing up
Advanced Search

Using the Address Book
Editing the Address Book
Using Address Book Entries
Importing & Exporting Address Books

Using The Calendar
Viewing the Calendar
Adding a Calendar Entry

Configuring Your Settings
Personal Settings
Display Preferences
Message Reading Options
Message Operation
Message Replying Options
Message Filtering Options
Calendar Options
Miscellaneous Options

Notes, Issues, and Troubleshooting
Common Issues
Abilities and Advantages of Webmail
Additional Help
About Open Webmail Help

About Open Webmail Help