Info Center & Fastmail

Updated 3 months ago

We’re really into email, and we deeply value privacy. So, naturally, we absolutely love Fastmail. Fastmail is what we use for our personal email—for nearly a decade now!—and it’s so easy to recommend because it’s that good.

With Fastmail, you can take your service to the next level and actually send email from your email address. It only takes a few seconds to set up, and you’ll get fully hosted email that’s private, reliable, and, yes, fast. Check out the full list of features to see everything you get and pricing.

(Also, because you’re awesome, you’ll get 10% off your first year. But don’t sign up for the discount; sign up because your privacy matters and you deserve the best email service out there.)

Ready to sign up?

You’re about to enjoy the best email experience of your life.

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Already a Fastmail customer?

You can start using your address with your existing service right now.

Read on below!


Fastmail customers enjoy the amazing perk of being able to send email from their addresses. It’s so much fun.

If you’re not already a Fastmail customer, you can fix that in mere seconds. If you’re already enjoying their service, read on to learn how to get things up and running. (It looks like a lot of steps, but it’s just a few clicks!)

First: Point your email to Fastmail

  1. From your Dashboard, click on your address.
  2. Then click Manage Forwarding and set your forwarding address to your Fastmail address.
  3. Click the Update button and that’s that.

Then: Add your email address to Fastmail

In Fastmail, add your email address from the Settings → Migration screen.

  1. Click Settings, and then click My email addresses.
  2. Click Add address, and then Add an address you already own.
  3. In the Email field, enter your full email address (e.g. and click Next.
  4. Set your delivery preferences (if any), and adjust your name and signature as desired, and click Save.
  5. Locate the email address you just added in the list. It should say "Unverified" beside it. Click the Fix it button.
  6. Ignore the warning about not being able to send messages, and click the Verify button. Then click the Send verification code button.
  7. You’ll receive a code via email within a second or two; place that code in the field and click Verify. You’ll then be ready to send email from the address!

And with that, you’re good to go! On the My email addresses screen in Fastmail, you can select your desired default “From” address that you’d like to use for outgoing email. (You can also choose from any of your favorite addresses on an individual basis when composing an email.)

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