Compose an Email Message

Home » Communication » Email Compose an Email Message

  1. Click on Email on the course navigation bar.
  2. Enter the recipient’s email address in the To field. Click Address Book to locate an address from your Address Book.
  3. Enter a brief description of your email in the Subject line.
  4. Enter your message in the Body.
  5. Click the  Spell Checker icon to check for misspellings.
  6. Click Send.

Add an attachment to your email

  1. From the Compose New Message page, create a new email as usual.
  2. In the Attachments area, click Upload to upload a file or Choose Existing to  select a file from your Course Offering Files area. If you are using a supported browser*, you can also drag and drop attachments from your desktop.

  • If you add an attachment and want to delete it before sending, click the Remove icon beside the attachment.
  • You cannot add or download the following file types from email messages: .asp, .aspx, .exe, .bat, .dll, .com, .asa, .asax, .ascx, .asmx, .axd, .cdx, .cer, .config, .idc, .cs, .csproj, .java, .jsl, .licx, .rem, .resources, .resx, .shtm, .shtml, .stm, .vb, .vbproj, .vjsproj, .vsdisco, .webinfo, .ini.

* Internet Explorer 9 and older currently do not support dragging and dropping files from your desktop into Learning Environment.

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