Gmx email header

Discussion in 'Help Desk' started by Dicko, Dec 27, 2017.

  1. Dicko

    Dicko New Email

    Dec 27, 2017
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    Hi does anyone know if a gmx email header reveals your IP address. Have sent an anonymous email and worried I could be traced as I also use my work laptop from the same home server which when I log on from home probably reveals my IP address when connecting so they could see IP matches, hope this makes sense and thanks for your time.

  2. popowich

    popowich EQ Forum Admin Staff Member

    Aug 12, 2008
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    I signed up at GMX and sent my self an email. Yes, my home IP address was the first (bottom) received line in the headers:

    Received: from [x.x.x.x] ([x.x.x.x]) by 3c-app-mailcom-bs14.server.lan (via HTTP); Wed, 27 Dec 2017 15:12:09 +0100

    You are not anonymous when sending email from a GMX email account.

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