How To Forward Email

How to forward email in Gmail

Have you ever wondered how to forward email to another email account? Well, the process is different in every e-mail service, but the basic premise of how to change it is the same. Forwarding an email account can be very handy when changes occur with a company and emails need to be re-routed to the person now in charge of the exiting employees accounts. Or for when you want to shut down an account but don’t want to miss any of the emails that will be sent to it.

To forward email in Gmail, open your account and click the gear icon in the top right Gear icon in Gmail the select “Settings” from the drop down menu.

Pick Forwarding and POP IMAP from the menu how to forward email

Next pick the “Forwarding and POP/IMAP” tab at the top of the screen. On this page, hit the “Add a Forwarding Address” button. Add a Forwarding Address How to Forward Email Then type the address of the account you want the email to go to and hit “Next.”

A message screen will pop up asking you if you want to “Proceed” click on this. That’s it! Now you know how to forward email in Gmail, all other mail services will follow a similar process. Check settings, look for forwarding option, click on add new and add address.

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Jophiel Silvestrone

Written by: Jophiel Silvestrone

Jophiel Silvestrone has written 163 posts in the Tech Blog.

Jophiel grew up on a ranch in Paradise Valley, Montana near Chico Hot Springs. Working on the ranch instilled work ethic and self motivation. Filled with this drive, Jophiel started mowing the local school's yards twice a month throughout the summers, at the age of 12. He moved to Billings in 2004, where he has been deeply involved in the local business community ever since. A serial entrepreneur, Jophiel has ran multiple businesses in our local community. He now runs a web development company SkyPoint Studios. One of his favorite jobs though, is fathering his 11-year old son Jaoquin. "JJ" also loves technology.

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