Department of Engineering

Personal Mail Aliases: Configuration

How to configure your mailer to use a Personal Mail Alias

Reading email via a personal mail alias is as simple as reading mail sent to your other email addresses, as it arrives in your own hermes mailbox with the rest of your mail.

Sending email out with the personal mail alias in the From: line is more complicated and depends on your email program. For instructions in some common mailers see the following links:

If you are using a mail program not listed here please contact postmaster-mua for assistance.

Possible problems when using Personal Mail Aliases

See here for advice on potential problems.