internet.com
You are in the: Small Business Computing Channelarrow View Sites +
Small Business Technology
» ECommerce-Guide | Small Business Computing | Webopedia | WinPlanet |  »Close
Webopedia.com
Enter a word for a definition... ...or choose a computer category.
 
 

menu
   Home
   Term of the Day
   New Terms
   Pronunciation
   New Links
   Quick Reference
   Did You Know?
   Categories
   Tech Support
   Webopedia Jobs
   About Us
   Link to Us
   Advertising
  

talk to us
   Submit a URL
   Suggest a Term
   Report an Error

internet.com
Developer
International
Internet Lists
Internet News
Internet Resources
IT
Linux/Open Source
Personal Technology
Small Business
Windows Technology
xSP Resources
Search internet.com
Advertise
Corporate Info
Newsletters
Tech Jobs
E-mail Offers
commerce
  Be a Commerce Partner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

forward
Last modified: Thursday, July 21, 2005 

Forward is an option found in an e-mail client, which allows you to forward a received e-mail to another recipient. The e-mail will be sent with the body of the e-mail showing as "quoted text". Recipients of a forwarded e-mail can usually tell the e-mail is a forward. Some clients will place the letters "FWD" in front of the Subject field.

E-mail this definition to a colleague

Sponsored listings

Industrial Export Express: Air Freight Forwarders - Business to Business only: Worldwide, time-critical air-freight solutions, same-day pick-up and shipping solutions to any destination in the world.

Register.com: Domain Registration - Register Domains And Get Online Account Management, A 30-Day Money Back Guarantee, Free Trials Of Web Services & 24/7 Customer Support Is Available.

Microsoft® Office Live. Try it free now. - Get a free Web site, domain name, company-branded e-mail, and more.


For internet.com pages about forward . Also check out the following links!

Related Links

Webopedia's "Did You Know...?" Article - Getting Rid of Spam 
Spam has become ubiquitous - one of the facts of life, like taxes. Until strong anti-spam laws are passed and actually enforced, spam proliferation will continue because it's proven to reach a mass audience. If it didn't work, spammers wouldn't waste their time.

Webopedia's "Did You Know...?" Article - The History of the @ Sign 
In 1972, Ray Tomlinson sent the first electronic message, now known as e-mail, using the @ symbol to indicate the location or institution of the e-mail recipient. Tomlinson, using a Model 33 Teletype device, understood that he needed to use a symbol that would not appear in anyone's name so that there was no confusion.

Webopedia's "Did You Know...?" Article - Why E-Mails Bounce 
In computer jargon, a bounced e-mail is one that never arrives in the recipient's inbox and is sent back, or bounced back, to the sender with an error message that indicates to the sender that the e-mail was never successfully transmitted. But what happens when someone sends an e-mail out into cyberspace, and why do e-mails sometimes bounce back?

Sponsored listings

Covad: Domain Registration - Get Fast Internet for Small and Medium Businesses at the Official Covad Site- Now Our Lowest Pricing Ever. Free Install Kit and Router.

National Air Cargo: Air Freight Forwarders - Provider of worldwide air cargo charter services. No size or weight restrictions. Specialized in hazardous and sensitive materials.

ATACarnet.com: International Customs Freight Forwarding - Offers Boomerang Freight Solutions and ATA carnets for shipping merchandise and equipment through customs, duty and tax-free, for up to twelve months.

Computer Transportation Services (CTS): Air Freight Brokers - Offers complete logistics and transportation of high-tech equipment, specializing in blanket-wrap and padded-van shipments, air freight, and packing.

Freightquote.com: Freight Forwarding - Compare prices on major carriers. TL, LTL or Air. Enroll and get a free quote today!

related categories

Business Tools

Electronic Mail

related terms

electronic mail

e-mail

e-mail address

e-mail aliasing

e-mail appending

e-mail client

e-mail server

e-mail spoofing

POP3

SMTP


webopedia
Give Us Your
Feedback


Car Seats
forward Products


Shop by Top Models:
Britax Decathlon - Tribecca
9 store offers from $240 - $285

Britax Roundabout - Aloha
15 store offers from $200 - $220

Britax Roundabout - Microdot Gray
11 store offers from $210 - $220

Britax Boulevard - Onyx
11 store offers from $290 - $300

Britax Roundabout - Denim
7 store offers from $220 - $220



JupiterWeb networks:

internet.comearthweb.comDevx.com graphics.com

Search JupiterWeb:

Jupitermedia Corporation has two divisions:
Jupiterimages andJupiterWeb


Legal Notices, Licensing, Reprints, & Permissions, Privacy Policy.

Jupitermedia Corporate Info | Newsletters | Tech Jobs | Shopping | E-mail Offers