Is it possible to configure Lotus Notes to not show images in emails? Some external image links contain tracking data and I'd rather not let spammers know I've got their messages.


Disclaimer: I'm not a Lotus Notes user. I found this workaround here:

You can block these external images from loading by editing your current location document (bottom right of your screen, select Edit Current...) and specifying a proxy server of

This tells Notes to use a non-existent proxy server to load the images.

Edit: which version are you using? Version 8 seems to implement this feature:

Lotus Notes screenshot

See here: Discovering Notes 8: Automatic loading of images in HTML newsletters

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.