How to create an email alias for a user (Exchange 2010)

  • Synopsis

    This guide will show you how to create an email alias for a user in the Control Panel.
  • Applicable to

    All hosted Exchange 2010 accounts.
  • Prerequisite

    • a hosted Exchange 2010 account
  • Video tutorial

  • How to

    Note: You may have as many email aliases as you wish. All emails sent to your aliases (e.g. sales@plexdemo-RS.com) will then be forwarded to your authentic email address (e.g. example@plexdemo-RS.com). To check the inbox status of your aliases, you must check your authentic inbox email account.

    Note: If the alias address requires a different domain name (e.g. sales@plexhosted.com), you must first create a domain alias. To do so, please refer to the FAQ How to create a domain alias.

    1. Log into the 2010 Control Panel.
    2. Select the user for whom you wish to create an email alias.
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    3. Click on Edit, located in the Mailbox section under Tasks.
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    4. If there is no blank field left in the Aliases table, click on Add alias.
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    5. Enter the new email alias, select the desired domain and then click on Save.
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    If you need further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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