Windows 8.1 - How to Create a Signature for the Mail App

September 2016

By default the Mail app of Windows 8 adds the Sent from Windows Mail signature to your emails. This article explains how to create a custom one in a couple of easy steps.

Open the Mail app. Press the Windows key + C to open the Charms bar. Click on the Settings Charms > Options.

Click on Account and select the mail account (if multiple) for which you want to edit your signature. The mail app allows you to create a different signature for each of the apps you manage. Toggle the Use an email signature to Yes:


Clear the Sent from Windows Mail signature and write a new one. You can, for example, add your contact details (address, phone number....).

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