E-Mail: Redirecting Mail

Redirecting your @purdue.edu Address

You typically have three options for your email:

1. Office365 (default mail service)
2. ECN email (by special request)
3. Forwarding to an external email provider (eg Gmail)

For Option 2, please contact us first, explain why you would like to use ECN's Linux-based mail services, and we will assist with running the appropriate scripts to set your account up to be able to deal with email that is checked from multiple sources (eg: Webmail, desktop client and smartphone). Internal Note: To setup someone to use ECN mail, follow the steps in the article at https://engineering.purdue.edu/ECN/Support/KB/Docs/MovetoECNEmail (Restricted to ECN Staff)

For Option 3, forwarding your email to an off-campus entity. This is not an option if you deal with any email that is restricted from being on off-campus servers due to any contracts you may be working on. If you do decide to use this option, this is a two-step process. The first step is to set your off-campus email (like Gmail) to be able to send email as your @purdue.edu address. This is typically controlled in your Send As settings, directions vary, but are similar across email providers. The second step is to set your forwarding to your external email address: Set your email to o365,  then use the Settings > Forwarding option in o365 to forward  email to your desired destination.


Note: SMTP/Outgoing Settings: smtp.office365.com, port 587 ssl protocol: STARTTLS, username: yourAlias@purdue.edu


Last modified: 2019/06/12 14:08:17.304921 GMT-4 by sundeep.rao.1
Created: 2007/10/09 13:41:28.166000 GMT-4 by brian.r.brinegar.1.



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