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32.4 Mail Commands

The default major mode for the *mail* buffer is called Message mode. It behaves like Text mode in many ways, but provides several additional commands on the C-c prefix, which make editing a message more convenient.

In this section, we will describe some of the most commonly-used commands available in Message mode. Message mode also has its own manual, where its features are described in greater detail. See Message in Message.

Mail Sending  Commands to send the message.
Header Editing  Commands to move to header fields and edit them.
Citing Mail  Quoting a message you are replying to.
Mail Misc  Attachments, spell checking, etc.