I wouldn't know of any windows app that would do what you want... I would suggest using a web-based email tool instead... ...should do the trick. For longer-term access, I recommend http://www.mollymail.com ... I say 'longer-term access', because it *does* have a monthly fee. If ya need to do it one-time... http://www.endymion.com/products/mailman/demo/mmstdol.cgi Is the demo installation for a rather crudely designed app... Used it for about 2-3 years [I think] after mollymail went fee-based... Hth, -m > Does anyone know of a Windows email app. which will enable me to forward > the thing without downloading it first? [Is this even possible without > fiddling with the server configuration - which I can't?] ... Preferably > freeware, though trailware would serve my purpose for now.