Using the Pine email program

Pine is an easy-to-use electronic mail (email) program, which runs on the University of Delaware's (UD) central email server called "". Pine is a menu-driven program—a list of options you can use is displayed on the screen. To select an option, you press the indicated key or key combination.

Pine was created at the University of Washington. You can find information about how to use the basic Pine features at its Pine Information Center Web site.

Information about more advanced features is documented below.


Encoded email messages

Locked inbox

Missing Inbox email

Printing from Pine

Quota management

Signature files

Use a different email account