About background images

Up until recently, background images in emails with Outlook 2007, 2010, 2013 and Outlook.com caused a problem. Using a special technique we can now use background images again safely with these emails.

In the simplified editor, the "Choose an image" button easily allows you to add a background image in your email. Click here to learn more about adding images.


To remove a background image, click the "X" to the right of the "Choose an image" button.


In expert mode, it is always possible to add background images either in the background of the email or in a table cell, provided you are comfortable with HTML email coding.

Warning: you should use vml tags for Outlook 2007, 2010, 2013 Outlook.com. For your convenience, here is a handy tool: http://backgrounds.cm/