Creating a Forwarding Address

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You can also set up email addresses as forwarding addresses only. They will then not have their own mailbox and will only forward incoming emails to the destination(s) you have specified.

To create a forwarding address:

Step 1

Log on to the 1&1 IONOS and select the relevant contract.

Step 2

Click on Mail.

step 3

Under More options, click Set up redirects.

Step 4

Now you can create the desired email address:

  • In the Display name field, enter the name part of the email address to be created and select a domain from the drop-down list field.
  • In the Forwarding Destination(s) field, enter the email address to which the email is to be forwarded.
  • Optionally, you can specify up to 9 additional forwarding destinations by choosing Add Forwarding Destination.
  • Click Save to create your new email address.
Step 5

Your email forwarding has been set up.

Click on To Mail Overview.