Attaching a File

Upload attachments to an email and send them to your contacts. You can upload pictures from your holidays, for example.


The maximum attachment size is 50 MB.

  1. Click on the paper clip-icon above the text field.

    Click the paperclip icon

  2. Depending on the location of the file you want to add, click Add Attachment from Hard Drive or Add Attachment from Cloud.
  3. Select the file you would like to attach.
    You may select multiple files by holding the Ctrl key and simultaneously clicking on a file name.
  4. Click Attach or Open.
  5. If necessary, you can attach additional files by clicking the paperclip icon again.
    Afterwards, send the email as usual.

Attaching large files via sharelink

If your attachment exceeds the size limit, you can still send it via the GMX Cloud sharelink.

  1. Open the GMX Cloud.
  2. Upload your file.
  3. Select the file and then click on Share.

    The share is created.
  4. Click on Send link via e-mail.

    The sharelink is automatically added to the email.
  5. Enter the recipients address and edit the email's content. Click on Send to send out your email.