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mail Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing AccountIn this guide, you’ll learn how to send and receive email with your new address from your exisiting account. You’ll also learn how to add your new account to Outlook. Other methods with other providers are possible and can be found through a simple web search.

Forwarding your email to your current inbox

To forward your email to your current inbox, do the following:

  1. Log in to your email account
  2. Click Settingscustom mail 01 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  3. Type your address in the forward boxcustom mail 021 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  4. Save your changes

Sending Email with your new address from your current inbox (Gmail)

To send email from your current Gmail account, follow this guide.

Sending Email with your new address from your current inbox (Outlook)

Thanks to Nicholas West for the excellent guide:

To send mail with your new address from Outlook, do the following:

  1. Open Outlook, click Tools > Account Settings
    image001 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  2. Under the email tab, click New
    image003 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  3. Leave Microsoft Exchange selected and click Nextimage006 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  4. Type in your name, email address, and passwordimage008 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  5. Check Manually Configure settings and click Next
    image012 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  6. Copy the information from the screenshot below (substitute the email and name with yours)image014 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  7. Click More Settings. When the dialogue pops up, click My outgoing server… and click Use same settings…
    image016 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  8. Click the Advanced tab and mimic the settings from the screenshot below
    image018 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  9. Press OK, and then click Next. A test may run.
    image021 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account
  10. Click Next and click Finish
    image023 Configure Your Email to Work with Your Existing Account

You are now set up to send mail, from Outlook, with your new email address.


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