Forwarding your ISU Email

Issue / Question

How do I forward my email?

Environment
  • Platform
    • Google Mail
  • Audience Affected
    • Students
    • Faculty
    • Staff
Resolution

ALL emails from ISU are sent to your ISU email account, so it is important to either check your account regularly or to set up forwarding so that the ISU emails go to your regular email address.  Here is how to setup forwarding. 

Forwarding your ISU Email
  1. Login to your ISU Gmail
  2. Click the gear icon in the upper right corner of your inbox
  3. Click See all settings
  4. Select the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab
  5. Click Add a forwarding address
  6. Enter the new email address you want your emails to forward to.
  7. Select Next
  8. Verify!
  9. Select Proceed
  10. Gmail will send a confirmation email to the address you entered.
  11. Follow the instructions in that email to confirm the forwarding email address.
  12. Go back into the Gmail settings Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab.
  13. Turn forwarding on by selecting the radio button next to Forward a copy of incoming mail to.
  14. Then choose your email address from the drop-down list.
  15. Click Save Changes at the bottom to complete the mail forwarding setup.

  • For additional assistance, please contact Information Technology Services - Client Experience & Solutions Group at (208) 282-4357 or through chat
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Article ID: 57257
Created
Thu 7/12/18 2:51 PM
Modified
Thu 9/23/21 9:20 AM