What is E-mail?

In short electronic mail is known as e-mail E-mail is a fast and efficient mode of communication with friends, classmates, relatives or colleagues through internet.

There is no need of stamp, post card or envelope or post man to send this mail or letter. We can send and receive letters from one computer to another, and exchange documents, pictures and any type of data through internet. The block diagram of sending e-mail is given below:


E-mail distributes the electronic messages and files among one or more electronic mailboxes. E-mail messages can reach to and come from any corner of the world within a few seconds. E-mail address is necessary for both sender and receiver to use e-mail. Follo the e-mail address given below: