Outlook Express and Windows Mail toolbar

Outlook Express and Windows Mail protection works as a plug-in module. After ESET Internet Security is installed, this toolbar containing the antivirus/antispam protection options is added to Outlook Express or Windows Mail:

Spam – Marks chosen messages as spam. After marking, a "fingerprint" of the message is sent to a central server storing spam signatures. If the server receives more similar "fingerprints" from several users, the message will be classified as spam in the future.

Not spam – Marks chosen messages as not spam.

Spam address – Adds a new sender address to the Blacklist. All messages received from the list will be automatically classified as spam.


Beware of spoofing – forging a sender's address on email messages to mislead email recipients into reading and responding.

Trusted address – Adds a new sender address to the Whitelist. All messages received from addresses in the Whitelist will never be automatically classified as spam.

ESET Internet Security – Double-click the icon to open the main window of ESET Internet Security.

Rescan messages – Enables you to launch email checking manually. You can specify messages that will be checked and you can activate rescanning of received email. For more information see Email client protection.

Scanner setup – Displays the Email client protection setup options.

Antispam setup – Displays the Antispam protection setup options.

User interface

Customize appearance – The appearance of the toolbar can be modified for your email client. Deselect the option to customize appearance independent of email program parameters.

Show text – Displays descriptions for icons.

Text to the right – Option descriptions are moved from the bottom to the right side of icons.

Large icons – Displays large icons for menu options.