Forward your email automatically to another account

If you would like your University emails to go directly to your personal email account, then you can turn on email forwarding.

To start email forwarding:

  1. Sign in to Webmail email.essex.ac.uk with your Essex ID and password.
  2. Click on the cog icon in the top right.
  3. Under Your app settings, click Mail.
  4. From the left menu click on Forwarding.
  5. Select Start forwarding.
  6. Enter the email address of the account you want to forward your University email to.
  7. Click Save.

To stop email forwarding, go to step 5 and select Stop forwarding.

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