How do I switch off automatic collection of contacts from emails?

This article applies to 123-mail Webmail.

This article will explain how to turn off the automatic collection of contacts in 123-mail webmail.

123-reg Webmail comes with the feature which will save the email address of any one you send to, or receive from, if they aren't already in your contacts list. 

If you do not wish to use this function, you can turn it off by following the instructions below. You can also select to only keep the contacts you send to, and to disregard the others, or vice versa.


Login to the 123-mail webmail.

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Click on the Configuration icon in the main toolbar.

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Click on the E-mail folder in the left hand pane.

Click on the subfolder Preferences

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Click on the No button on collect while sending E-mails if you do not wish to keep the contacts that you send to.

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Click on the No button on collect while reading E-mails if you do not wish to collect the contacts that email you.

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Click on the Save icon to store the changes.


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