The email header is an important part of an email, which contains metadata about the sender. Checking that information before clicking anything in the email can save you from phishing attacks. So how to do it?

How to check email headers in Hostinger Email’s Webmail?

To check headers of the email all you need to do is in your Webmail interface click on the email, then choose More and Show source:

The part before “Content-Type” would be an email header, where you can see a real sender and a lot of additional information about them.

How to check email headers in email applications like Gmail, Outlook?

If you are using email clients other than Hostinger Webmail, you still are able to view email headers. Just follow the official guidelines:


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