Software Update: Pegasus Mail 4.31

Pegasus Mail version 4.31 has just been released. This program is one of the oldest email programs on the Internet. Pegasus Mail may look a bit plain or maybe even Spartan, but it packs all the features you’d expect from a mature email client. A comprehensive overview of the changes in this version can here be found, this is a brief summary:

A list of the most obvious changes in the program is shown below:

  • Completely new HTML renderer
  • New automatic picture loading options
  • Anti phishing protection
  • Character set handling totally overhauled
  • Look and feel changes
  • Multipart/Related message generation
  • IMAP fixes
  • Searching completely overhauled
  • New folder format: Link Folders
  • New workstation setup utility
  • Simplified setup for shared and memory stick installations
  • Ability to read HTML directly into the message editor
  • Much improved handling of copies-to-self
  • Support for much longer lines
  • Corrections for Secunia exploits


Version number 4.31
Operating systems Windows 9x, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Website Pegasus
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License type Freeware