May 10, 2013

How can Read Emails in Plain Text in Gmail, Outlook and Thunderbird

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As usually email clients let you to read email in HTML format by default.  It is most risky for your email account while you open the email attachments without virus scanning, because these attachment contains several dangerous unwanted itom like virus, worms and trojans or malware. 

The HTML code or scripts of HTML format are hidden in the email page. As a result, malware can be downloaded simply once you open the attachment for view an email. If you also think about email security then email clients have provided security option too. In this situation, you can read the emails in plain text instead of HTML format. 

Here, I am sharing some ways to read emails in plain text in different email clients. For example, Gmail, Outlook.com and Thunderbird. 

Note: Yahoo Mail Service can't come with plain text mode.

How can Read Emails in Plain Text on Gmail
In Gmail, you will not find a clear button for view your email in plain text. To enable Plain text feature:
  • firstly, open any email on the browser your Gmail account.
  • Open the email which you want to read in plane text.
  • Click on the arrow button nearby Reply button at the left corner.
  • After that click the Message text garbled? from down drop pannel.
gmail message read in text
  • Next you will get a new window and will you see the entire email content in plain text.
How can  Read Emails in Plain Text on Outlook.com
In the new Outlook.com email client, you need to follow just single step to read email in plain text. 
  • Click on the Actions link and again click on View message source option from drop-down panel.
view message source option

  • Next scroll the source code from first to a last edge in the column.
  • Then you would be capable to read the entire email content in plain text.

How can Read Emails in Plain Text on Thunderbird.com
In Thunderbird email service, it is very simple to read emails in plain text. To do it:
  • Click on View menu from the menu bar and select Message Body As option.
  • Then you click on Plain Text option in another side menu panel.
view plain text in thunderbird
  • Now your selected email content will now show in plain text mode immediately.
Give a try and share your view with us. you can get some more interesting tips and tricks, latest  updates from here.

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