At IU, how can I tell if my mail is forwarded?
To find out if your Indiana University mail is being forwarded:
- Individual accounts:
In a fresh browser (i.e., in a browser in which you have not logged in using the Central Authentication Service), navigate to https://access.iu.edu/Accounts. Log into CAS using your group account credentials.
The resulting page will display your accounts on UITS central systems (but not accounts you may have on a server in your department). Take note of all the listed accounts for the steps that follow.Note:For departmental, student organization, or group accounts, you can change the passphrase if you know the current one. Other account settings must be handled by the account owner.
- Make sure you have registered a preferred email address and that it is correct. See At IU, how do I change my primary email address and preferred email service?
- Log into each account that permits email, including IU
Exchange and possibly departmental computers.
For help with a departmental account, check with your department's computing support provider.
To check the forwarding on your IU Exchange account, use Microsoft Outlook to examine your rules. Look for any rules that forward your mail automatically to another address. You can toggle a rule on or off with the checkbox next to the rule.
firstname.lastname@example.org) from a system outside IU will be rejected, generating a bounce message to the sending system. Be sure your mail is sent to
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Last modified on 2016-01-29.
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