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Email Forwarding

The following instructions help you to set up auto-forwarding to another email address. Any changes to filters on webmail.uvic.ca will also affect how your mail is handled on any email clients connected to your UVic email address.

  1. Log in to webmail.uvic.ca with your NetLink ID and passphrase. In the top right corner, click Settings.

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  2. In Settings, click on Filters tab in the left sidebar.
  3. Add a new Filter using the + icon at the bottom.

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  4. Give your filter a name (eg. Auto-Forwarding), then do the following:
      • Set For incoming mail to all messages
      • For …execute the following actions, choose Redirect message to
      • In the text box, enter in the email address that you’d like to forward your messages to
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  5. Click Save. You’re done! If you want to turn off the filter but still keep it for future use, click Filter disabled next to the Save button.

If you are unable to configure your forwarding, please contact the Computer Help Desk.