Opera Email

Opera Mail – A smarter approach to emailing. Opera Mail is integrated with the Opera browser, and lets you send, receive, sort and search your e-mails quicker and easier than with conventional e-mail programs. The most full-featured Internet power tool on the market, Opera includes pop-up blocking, tabbed browsing, integrated searches, and advanced functions like Opera’s groundbreaking E-mail program, RSS Newsfeeds and IRC chat.

And because we know that our users have different needs, you can customize the look and content of your Opera browser with a few clicks of the mouse. Opera includes a revolutionary messaging client, with support for POP3, IMAP, (E)SMTP, RSS (RDF Site Summary and Really Simple Syndication), Atom, and NNTP. This tutorial will help you use Opera’s messaging client to its fullest potential.

Here is a list of the features from Opera Mail:

  • Imports all your existing e-mails and contacts
  • Supports multiple e-mail accounts, using both POP and IMAP
  • Full-text indexing of all your e-mails to help you find the one you’re looking for
  • Search for sender, date, subject or content and Opera Mail will find it for you in seconds
  • Combine any variables to narrow your search
  • Click a contact’s name in the contact list to display all correspondence with that contact
  • One-click access to threaded display all recent correspondence
  • Filter e-mails to display only those related to a certain topic or project
  • Label your incoming e-mails as important, to do, call back, funny etc
  • Attachments are sorted by file type for easy retrieval (images, videos, music etc.)
  • Filters out junk mail, and you can even train it based on your preferences
  • Receive and manage incoming news with the same tools available for e-mails

The requirements of the Opera Mail program are:

  • Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP
  • Linux, Unix or Macintosh OS
  • A suggested 64MB of free RAM
  • A required 50MB of free space
Review by Jared Moya

Opera Email has an average rating 3.3 out of 5 based on 3 user ratings.