Email entire address book safely?

  Shine77 17:43 23 Mar 2007

Hi, I'm planning on changing ISP very soon and will want to let everyone in my address book know of the change of email account that will ensue.

I can't find any way of sending a mass email out, without it including the email address of everyone. Does any way exist to do this? It's not that I don't trust anyone in my address book but I don't like the thought of sending email addresses out for all to see like that.
Anything I can do?

  VoG II 17:48 23 Mar 2007

Send it to yourself with everybody else in the bcc: field. To show the bcc: field in Outlook Express View > All headers when composing the message.

  Shine77 17:59 23 Mar 2007

Thanks for that.

But now a very basic question that I can't find the answer to. How to I send to my address book as a whole rather than typing in the addresses individualy? I'm sure a button exists to allow me to do this but I can't for the life of me find it.

  Shine77 18:03 23 Mar 2007

Ah. Think I've just figured it out; by clicking on the bcc butoon!
Amazing what you can learn when you start experimenting!
(Just hope I don't regreat saying that..!)

  palinka 22:22 28 Mar 2007

You may find some ISPs are suspicious of really large mailings; if so, break the adderss book down into smaller chunks. I've had to do that sometimes.

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