Generically refers to the operation of re-sending an email message delivered to one email address on to a possibly different email address.

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Forwarding as attachment instead of inline using the GMail web client

Everytime someone sends a mail to my company's support email address, it reaches my boss. He then forwards the mails to whoever of us he thinks could be helpful, usually with a message like "Could you ...
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Is it possible to forward all Gmail messages to another account *including* spam?

It's simple to set Gmail to forward all incoming mail to another account. However, the spam filtering is done before that takes place, so any messages that Gmail considers spam will end up in the ...
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Can I auto-forward my Gmail to another address?

I'm kind of paranoid about my email and I don't want it to be on Google's servers only. Especially after my account got hacked and all my email got deleted. So I would like to auto-forward my Gmail ...
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Forwarding emails from outlook.com to Gmail

I need to forward e-mails to my Gmail account from outlook.com (due to their IMAP lack), but I don't find the option in the settings or anywhere—their layout is highly unintuitive. Note: Please note ...
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How can I remove all traces of my original Gmail address from a “send mail as” alias?

Background: Forwarding custom domain's email to and from Gmail I've got a personal Gmail account that I've had for many years at example@gmail.com. Of course, the address isn't “example”, it's ...
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Forward a complete conversation/thread in Gmail?

I have a long chain of 20+ emails in GMail I wish to forward to someone else -- I don't want to forward them individually. How can I do that?
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Is there any way to tell which of my messages have been auto-forwarded?

I'm using Gmail, but I suppose this would be useful in any webmail application. Someone I know got into my Gmail account and set up an auto-forwarding address (Settings -> Forwarding and POP/IMAP ...
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How to forward/re-direct emails from Outlook Live WebApp account

Our work email accounts were just transferred from our in-house server to Outlook. I want to forward some or all emails arriving in that mailbox to another account. I can't seem to find such an option ...
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Email-to-fax with + and = in Return-Path

I want to subscribe a fax number to a (private) Google Group mailing list, so each message sent to the list will arrive on the fax machine. I have tried several email-to-fax services include MaxEmail ...
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How do I forward my Gmail to my Facebook email address?

I have been trying to find a way to forward emails from my Gmail address to my Facebook email address. When I went to Gmail settings and tried to set up email forwarding from there, Gmail was unable ...
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How to access an external IMAP account in Gmail, without using a middle man POP mail client? [closed]

I have a university campus email address which is of the clunky Microsoft 'Office Web Access' type. They at least offer IMAP access to it, and I've done its email in Outlook thus far so it's been ...
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How to forward a bunch of old Gmail emails?

I tried to create a filter to forward in Gmail and selected the Also apply filter to 37 matching conversations. However, it did not work and the dialog does warn: Learn more Note: old mail ...
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Google Apps for business email forwarding

We have somewhere in the region of 900 users, but of these, only 200 or so are important to us. We are thinking of migrating over to Google Apps for business and need to know if we could simply set ...
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Forwarded emails from Gmail show original sender, want headers showing me instead

I set up Gmail to auto-forward my email to a different address. However, when forwarded, the email appears to come from the original sender, instead of my email address. Can I change this behaviour ...
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Change the from address when forwarding a message in Gmail

Normally when you setup Gmail to forward a message via a rule, the from address will not be changed from the originating email. This is different than a manual forward which will quote the forwarded ...
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Google Apps forward email from non-account address to an actual user

In my Google Apps account I have only one user: admin@example.com. How can I configure Google Apps to forward emails for info@example.com to admin@example.com?
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How can I send from Hotmail with a different from address

I have set up an email forwarder, from let's say jon@example.com to jon@hotmail.com. Jon wants to be able to send email from within hotmail that appears to come from jon@example.com. How can you do ...
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Forward an email in the reply to another email through Gmail

I am using Gmail. I know how to forward an email received from A to B, by simply choosing the forward option for the email to be forwarded, and putting B's address there. But I wonder how to forward ...
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Do emails auto-forwarded from one Gmail account to another stop if marked as spam?

What happens to mail that I've set to auto-forward from one Gmail account to another when I mark a message as spam? Does that mark the forwarding account and block it from sending in the future? I ...
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Disable Fwd label in Gmail while forwarding mails

I forward mails a lot and I don't want to reveal to the receiver that the mail is being forwarded. So each time while forwarding I end up manually removing the Fwd: label from the subject and the ...
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Why is my wife's Google Voice being forwarded to my Google Voice?

Recently, I've started getting Google Voice calls that are not mine. The phone rings with my GV caller Id, I answer it and press 1 to speak to unknown caller, then I get a second prompt, this time ...
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Odd settings in Gmail

I noticed awhile back in all of my Gmail account settings something odd. Was curious if anyone else has noticed this before? EDIT: I am referring to the backup.000000000001@googlemail.com account
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Web-based Contact Application that allows list forwarding

I've found with Constant Contact, iContact and MailChimp that if you use standard email forwarding to pass their email on, that any unsubscription will unsubscribe you, the sender, because they ...
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How can I forward email from an old account to my new GMail account?

I have an old Yahoo mail account on which I still get a few emails, now and then - but I now primarily use GMail. Is there a way for me to automatically forward or fetch emails from that account so ...
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How can I forward multiple email at once on Yahoo!7 Mail?

My sister asked me if she can forward 40 emails in one go. She uses Yahoo!7. I had a look and it seems to me that there is no option like that... Any idea how to deal with such a request?
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Does Gmail forward Spam after you've setup forwarding?

Sometimes Gmail sees a genuine message as Spam by accident and then automatically marks the message, moving it to the Spam folder. So in my case I've setup my Gmail account to forward the incoming ...
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Email Forwarding Google specific Emails ONLY

I used Gmail's Auto Forwarding to forward an email from mine to another. I only want to Forward specific emails so I tried the to use the filter. I created a filter and added on the FROM field, ...
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Undeliverable email warning not forwarded from Gmail

I have a Google Mail account which should forward all emails to my main email account. It works in 99% of cases with my current filters: Matches: is:spam Do this: Never send it to Spam Matches: ...
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Gmail won't forward mail sent to myself

I own a dedicated server with a domain, we'll say foobar.com. I use google apps to manage my email SMTP servers. Now I don't check two gmail inboxes. I have my own personal one, and then I have ...
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How to set up POP3 from Google Apps to Google Apps?

I have Google Apps standard edition with two accounts - account A and account B. I want to redirect all emails from one account (account A) to the other one (account B). Works nicely but... when ...
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Get mail into Gmail from external server more often than once per hour

Gmail's "check mail using POP3" feature only checks for mail every hour or so for me. I want the mail in my mail server to be forwarded to Gmail every few minutes. What is the best way to set ...
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Gmail labeling forwarded emails

I have 2 emails 1 for school (= outlook) and 1 personal(=gmail) I forward my outlook emails to my personal gmail. The forwarded emails I receive in my gmail should get a label called school But I ...
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Why indefinite loop is not working in Gmail forwarding?

I have created 2 new mail-id's, nullable1@gmail.com nullable2@gmail.com And I created a filter in both mail-ids, So as to forward the nullable2's incoming mail to nullable1 and vice versa. ...
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Email POP3 forwards from hotmail to gmail takes too long?

Hi I am forwarding email from my hotmail to gmail account. But it takes a lot of time from my hotmail to gmail. Typically its taking at least an hr before it arrives in my gmail when i have received ...
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In Gmail, when sending emails as another account yy@gmail, keep trace of these messages in yy@gmail?

I have 2 email accounts with gmail; eg. first@gmail second@gmail, and. I am forwarding the emails from the first account to that of the second. I have a filter in the second account which labels the ...
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Mass/Bulk Forwarding Emails based on tag, from one Gmail Business account to another

Problem: I need to forward (entire thread) a few hundred emails from one Gmail Business account to another based on the tag. Is this even possible? If so, what application do I need to support ...
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Gmail places sent mail in my inbox (Treat as an alias?)

Despite the very nice post http://webapps.stackexchange.com/a/25531/24693 it seems that I still don't understand Gmail's "Treat as an alias" option (the main thing I took away from that post was that ...
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Mailing from name@example.com using Gmail, but I don't have SMTP

I own several domains where I don't have separate mailboxes or mail user accounts. To receive mail, I've just setup a catch-all for such a domain that redirects to a generic address elsewhere. Now, I ...
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Forward all outgoing gmail to another gmail address [duplicate]

How can one set up a filter to forward automatically all outgoing gmail messages? I have been able to set up an automatic forward of all incoming gmail, but for outgoing I set up a filter, and it ...
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How can I set up Gmail to change the from/to address when automatically forwarding email?

I have two Gmail accounts: my normal Gmail account (me@gmail.com), and an account for my school that is hosted through Gmail (me@school.edu). I get lots of emails on both accounts, and some people ...
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Create group email to forward mails to list of addresses

I am looking for a way to set up group email for my class. This email address will be used to send mails to all class members. I've tried creating gmail account and forwarding mails to list of ...
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Why aren't ics attachments send to my IEEE address working in Gmail anymore?

When I get emails about appointments from our Outlook server, they attach a .ics file to the email which contains the account details. This used to work fine, giving me the option to add the event to ...
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Gmail E-Mail forwarding add sender as CC

So our company is using Google Apps (or Gmail) to handle our emails. I've created an user with the address ticket@company.com and added an email forwarding to x@mail.asana.com to automatically create ...
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Gmail's confirmation verification never arrives

I've seen questions about this dating back to 2009 - but not a single answer. When I add a new email to my Gmail account, I can send and receive from/to that email through my Gmail account no problem. ...
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Is it possible to forward messages in Gmail to an unattended mailbox?

I need to add a number of filters to a Google business email account I use to receive job applications. The filters need to send certain emails to unattended mailboxes that are used to identify the ...
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make gmail/Google apps not mark wrong emails as spam?

I have a site and i set all emails to go to a specific account if the email doesnt exist. This way i can have support, webmaster, and anything else go to 'wrongemail' account. wrongemail and admin ...
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Auto forwarding emails in Gmail

I have set up a new Gmail address and I have put several addresses in for any incoming emails to be forwarded to automatically. My problem is that it only seems to be selecting the top email address, ...
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Does the functionality of email forwarding from an old address to new one exist?

I've had one email address on Yahoo for several years and I want to make a new Yahoo email address. I do have many contacts currently. The obvious, but slower way of letting my contacts know about my ...
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Mail forwarding service with unlimited, easy-to-create aliases for my own domain [closed]

I have my own domains that I use for emails and I like to create a separate email alias for each company I deal with, so that if someone starts spamming me I know who it is and can block them. There ...
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Can I access errors for google apps email routing

I have a domain which is set-up through google apps for your domain (GAYD) There are a couple of accounts on it. The domain has been set to deliver the rest to a third account "catchall@domain". ...