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Questions tagged [alias]

Apply to questions about the use of alternative names, usually email addresses connected to the same account, and not for the Macintosh desktop icons.

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How to create alias addresses in Gmail without registering a new email address for each one?

It appears I need to actually register new email address in Gmail, and then I can service them all from one Gmail login by adding them in Settings. Is there a quicker/simpler way? I do NOT mean ...
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How to keep Gmail alias account settings separate?

The company I work for gives us Gmail addresses which are company managed. For a project I am doing, I have to work with an alias address. It wasn't my choice for it to be an alias, rather than a ...
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Automated forwarding of an email in Google Apps Script

Good day. I have an email account which is not a Gmail one but is added as an alias to a Gmail account. Based on that, I have the following 2 questions: How can one listen for incoming emails (to ...
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G-Suite Alias for an info@ address

I have done the following steps to configure an info@ address for our organization. Create the info@ on the users account. Add the info@ account on the user's account as "Send Mail As.." Now, all ...
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How to Remove a “Yahoo!” Alias?

As it can be noticed in the following Screen-Shot, I have discovered that I still have a Yahoo! Alias that I hoped that I deleted quite a while ago. I am talking about the Varada_PRADA alias. This ...
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Multiple Aliases for the same Instagram account? Is it possible to make the same Instagram Account findable under different names?

Is it possible to make the same Instagram Account findable under different names, so that when googling for “John Doe Illustration” or “John Doe Illustrations” (note the plural S) the very same ...
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Can you alias a user to a temporary @-mention?

I want to create an alias for our rotating on-call team member. I would like the @oncall mention to refer to whomever's on-call every week. Is there an easy way to do that?
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“Send Mail As” is not receiving mail

I'm struggling to set up a Gmail account to “send as and receive as” a different email. Right now, I can “send mail as,” but for no apparent reason, the email refuses to receive anything sent to it. ...
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My Gmail alias or group resends every email — Why? I'm using Gmail from “G Suite” / “Google Apps”)

I'm a Google Apps admin, and it's a mystery that, anytime I receive a message from just one specific ALIAS or GROUP address (and that I'm a member of that group or alias), it RE-SENDS the same message ...
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Merge two Outlook.com accounts (using aliases) without disrupting email?

Is such a thing possible? As in, if you have two accounts A@outlook.com and B@outlook.com, and you want to close account A and make A an alias for account B, then is it possible to do this without ...
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How to send messages from Gmail using my Outlook.Office account?

I'm using Gmail for handling all my emails. At work though I was given a new outlook.office account (I don't know what is the precise status of the email accounts supplied by my work, but they are ...
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Gmail places sent mail in my inbox (Treat as an alias?)

Despite the very nice post https://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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Using an external alias with primary account

Let's say I have a primary gmail account called john@gmail.com. I also have an university's email, called say john123456@university.com. And this university email has an alias, served by the ...
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Trello email-to-board doesn't work with Gmail alias

Trello's email-to-board works fine with the direct email, but I've set up an a filter in Gmail to forward mails to it, and it fails. There's no bounced email, but I don't see anything show up on ...
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Using Google Apps for client's email domain but getting my own email forwarding/alias for free to my Google Apps email

I'm a freelance web designer and, being really impressed with Gmail and Google Apps in general, I want to recommend this to all my clients. (Say no to spam and weekend phone calls about setting up POP ...
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How to set the display name for an Google Apps email alias?

To indicate the message recipient, an email address may have an associated display name for the recipient, which is followed by the address specification surrounded by angled brackets, e.g.: John ...
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Revoke Gmail 'send as' permission?

Gmail has this convenient way to 'send email as' another account, to make it appear like the email came from that account rather than the Gmail mailbox. A great way to hook up your domain to your ...
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Meaning of Facebook's proxied email addresses

How can email addresses of the form xxx@proxymail.facebook.com be used? Is it possible to send normal mails to those addresses that are forwarded somewhere or are there deeper restrictions?