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Office 365 - Outlook - Enable/Disable Email Forwarding within the Web App

Important information about enabling the forwarding feature within your UWL email account settings via a web browser.

*Important Note:

  • The "enable email forwarding" feature within your UWL email account settings will only work if you are forwarding to another UWL email account ( Due to security reasons, enabling this feature or auto-forwarding emails to another email account outside of UWL will not work.

1. Log into your UWL email account via a web browser (Google Chrome, Firefox, etc.). 

2. Go to Settings (looks like a gear) and search for "forwarding" Then select Forwarding within the search options. 
  • *Note: This is also located under Settings > Mail > Forwarding

3. Check the box next to Enable forwarding and enter in the UWL email address that you want your emails to be forwarded to. Then click Save.  
  • *Note: You can always keep a copy of the forwarded messages within your inbox by checking the box next to Keep a copy of forwarded messages

4. To stop forwarding to another UWL email account, then un-check the box next to Enable forwarding and click Save

Related Microsoft Support article: 

*Need more help with Outlook? Then check out the Microsoft Support website for Outlook help & learning.

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Keywords:UWL, email, forwarding, auto, enable, enabling, settings, Office, 365, account, disable   Doc ID:98247
Owner:David H.Group:UW-La Crosse
Created:2020-02-26 10:54 CDTUpdated:2021-08-23 15:18 CDT
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