Understanding Shaw Webmail

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Shaw Webmail allows you to access your email, contacts, and settings through your internet browser at webmail.shaw.ca. This online tool is perfect for checking your email while on vacation or when using a public or shared computer.



Did You Know


Shaw Webmail directly accesses your email on the Shaw email server without having to download or install anything on your computer, tablet, or phone.

Webmail Features

Learn more about the features of Shaw Webmail and how they can help you with all of your email needs.


ContactsAdd, Remove, and Manage your webmail contacts
CalendarsWebmails built-in calendar for scheduling meetings, events, and more
Email FiltersAutomatically sort and filter your emails as you receive them
Email ForwardingShare emails with friends and family
TagsOrganize your inbox with tags for easy email management
Vacation/Auto ReplyAutomatically reply to emails while on vacation or away from your desk
Adjust Spam FilterManage the strength of your spam filter based on your preferences

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Webmail Setup

Setting up webmail is easy. Unlike setting up an email program with mail servers, using webmail is as easy as entering in your email address and password. From there, you can configure some additional settings such as spam filters.

Related: Create an Email Address

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Webmail Settings & Limits

Most Shaw Internet plans include 10 email addresses. Visit the Internet section of MyAccount and scroll down to @Shaw Email Accounts to check how many email addresses are included with your service.




For each email address tied to your Shaw Account, webmail provides the following:

  • 1 GB of email storage
  • Send emails up to 20 MB in file size
  • Store 2,000 address book entries


You can check your remaining email storage at the bottom of your webmail screen.

Related: How to delete emails in Webmail

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Webmail Troubleshooting

Solve problems and fix issues in Webmail with the following troubleshooting documents:

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Webmail Frequently Asked Questions

Find the answers to common inquiries with the FAQ page. 


Top 3 FAQ:


Frequently Asked Questions

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Webmail Mobile View

Accessing your Shaw email on your mobile device is a convenient way to check your Shaw Email at any time. The mobile view works with all phones including Apple iPhone, Good Android, and Blackberry devices and tablets.


Viewing Webmail in Mobile

Viewing Webmail in mobile  

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