Questions tagged [alias]

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URL aliasing, navigation [closed]

i am searching for chrome extension which will allow me to alias urls in way that alias for sf/flow will redirect me to /lightning/setup/Flows/home within same webpage. So calling this on https://asd....
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Is it possible to send a gmail email with the + sign alias as sender?

A mobile network provider requires me to send an email from the exact address that I signed up with for their service. I used a gmail address with a + sign alias for that. Example: email+providername@...
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Gmail 'send mail as' setup always fails using an alias from a "separate" Gmail account

I have a Google Workspace account with a single email address: [email protected]. I enabled POP access in the Workspace account, and also configured an "alternate email" (alias): alternate@...
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Gmail "Send mail as" feature still reveals original email address when viewing the email's HTML

I have a email address for my personal domain set up as [email protected]. However, I want to be able to receive and send emails using this email address through my Gmail account. I've set up email ...
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My Hotmail Account [duplicate]

I need help with my account I accidentally deleted my primary email alias that I Been using for many years when I added a new one it used to be my old email address and now it's a different one with @...
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Why does gmail send confirmation mail to address of alias?

When I'm trying to create an alias in gmail, it sends a confirmation email to that address (to the alias that I'm trying to create). And then of course it says that there is no such address. Of course,...
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How to change outlook.office.com's email composer's default From: address?

A couple of us have email accounts on a outlook.office.com via an Exchange Online Essentials subscription. I also have the admin login on admin.microsoft.com but try to avoid going anywhere near it. ...
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How can I filter Gmail emails that do not include a plus sign in the to line?

I use email aliases for my email account to design filters sent to me from different sources, for example: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] It's easy for me to set up filters ...
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How to clearly distinguish all emails related to another domain inside personal gmail account? [duplicate]

I have an email address of my own very small business domain (A) forwarding to my personal gmail account (B) so I only access it, and send as, inside my personal gmail (B). How do I separate all email ...
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Gmail alias - Automatically "send mail as" alias when alias is recipient [duplicate]

It's all in the title, but I'll spell it out: Let's say my primary Gmail address is [email protected], and my alias is [email protected]. I have my personal mail server forwarding mail addressed to ...
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How to get the dot in my email to appear in "send mail as"?

I don't have a dot in my email but I signed up an Amazon/Audible account with a dot in it. Now I am trying to get a refund but they need the email to be sent from the email address with a dot. I went ...
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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 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 [email protected] and [email protected], 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 [email protected] 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 [email protected]. I also have an university's email, called say [email protected]. 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 [email protected] be used? Is it possible to send normal mails to those addresses that are forwarded somewhere or are there deeper restrictions?
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