Forwarding Mail to Another Account
|To forward incoming email to
another email account, you must create an "Inbox
Rule" on your account with two actions:
Important: If you don't delete messages as they are forwarded, copies of them will accumulate in your HawkMail account until it fills up and stops processing mail altogether!
Log into your HawkMail account via the web at https://HawkMail.hartford.edu.
|Click "Options" in the upper right corner of the web page, and then click "Create an Inbox Rule...."|
|Under "Inbox Rules," click "New..." (don't click the little drop-down arrow to the right of "New...").|
|Once you choose "Redirect the
message to..." above, a new Address Book window will
pop up prompting you to select or enter an address:
|The Address Book window will close,
and the entered address will now appear (shown circled
Now click "More Options...."
|This will reveal a new "Add
Click "Add Action."
Optional: You may change the "Name of rule" to something else, such as "Forwarding" if you like.
|A prompt will appear asking you to
confirm that you want to apply this rule.
|You will now have a new rule that
|Sign out of HawkMail.|
|Suggested: Send yourself a test message to ensure that it goes to the account that you specified.|
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