Create an email message

  1. On the Home tab, in the New group, click New E-Mail.

Keyboard shortcut  To create an email message, press CTRL+SHIFT+M.

  1. In the Subject box, type the subject of the message.
  2. Enter the recipients' email addresses or names in the To, Cc, or Bcc box (To, Cc, and Bcc boxes: A message is sent to the recipients in the To box. Recipients in the Cc (carbon copy) and Bcc (blind carbon copy) boxes also get the message; however, the names of the recipients in the Bcc box aren't visible to other recipients.). Separate multiple recipients with a semicolon.

To select recipients' names from a list in the Address Book, click To, Cc, or Bcc, and then click the names that you want.

ShowI don't see the Bcc box. How do I turn it on?

To display the Bcc box for this and all future messages, on the Options tab, in the Show Fields group, click Bcc.

  1. After you have composed the message, click Send.
Applies to:
Outlook 2010