How to: Create a disposable email address (Blur Masked Email address) [Part 1]

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For today’s video tutorial, we’re covering how to create a disposable email address (Blur Masked Email address) on your computer using Blur by Abine.

There are a couple ways to create a Masked Email address (or disposable email address) using Blur by Abine, but in this video, we’re covering how to create a Blur Masked Email (or disposable email address) using the Blur webapp.

To learn how to create a Blur Masked Email using the Blur desktop browser extension, check out this other video.

How To Create a Disposable Email Address (Blur Masked Email)

How To Create a Disposable Email Address (Blur Masked Email) using the Blur Webapp

  1. To begin, navigate to dnt.abine.com in your desktop browser
  2. Once you’re logged in and looking at your Blur dashboard, click “Masking”, and then “Masked Emails”
  3. When on the Masked Emails page, click the “New Masked Email” button
  4. Now, you’ll need to specify where you’ll be using the Masked Email (this is for you, so you remember where you’ve used this Masked Email)
  5. Click create Masked Email to finish up
  6. Use this Masked Email address whenever you’re asked for your email address online, instead of giving out your real email address
  7. Any email messages sent to this Masked Email address can be viewed from your Blur temporary Inbox, and will be forwarded to your real target email inbox. You can find your Blur temporary inbox, here: https://dnt.abine.com/#/inbox
  8. If this masked email starts receiving spam, turn it off from your Masked Emails page from the Blur webapp.

 

Reach out to us via email at blur-support [at] get abine [dot] com if you have any questions, or any suggestions for our next video tutorial. Thanks for watching!

 

About Abine

Abine, Inc. is The Online Privacy Company. Founded in 2009 by MIT engineers and financial experts, Abine’s mission is to provide easy-to-use online privacy tools and services to everybody who wants them. Abine’s tools are built for consumers to help them control the personal information companies, third parties, and other people see about them online.

DeleteMe by Abine is a hands-free subscription service that removes personal information from public online databases, data brokers, and people search websites.

Blur by Abine is the only password manager and digital wallet that also blocks trackers, and helps users remain private online by providing ‘Masked’ information whenever companies are asking for personal information.

Abine’s solutions have been trusted by over 25 million people worldwide.

One Reply to “How to: Create a disposable email address (Blur Masked Email address) [Part 1]”

  1. Ray Collins says:

    Disposable email addressing (DEA) refers to an approach where a unique email address is … be used to apply filtering, or to create single-use addresses. If available, this feature can allow users to create their own disposable addresses.

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