Auto-Forward Feature in Windows® Mail
Windows Mail is the latest e-mail client program from Microsoft with latest e-mailing features added. Windows Mail comes with an enhanced e-mailing feature called auto-forward. In order to send e-mails to different accounts, you could use automated e-mail forward. It allows combining all e-mails into one account. Auto forwarding of e-mails could be done using a set of rules which determine the type of e-mails. The forwarded e-mail would be placed in two places, one in the original e-mail account and other in the account to which it was forwarded. You can access the auto forwarding features from the 'Options' menu of Windows Mail.
Here are some notes on auto-forward feature in Windows Mail:
- Enable Auto-forward
- Disable Auto-forward
- Tips to Solve the Issues
There are some steps to be followed to enable auto-forward feature in Windows Mail.
1. Login Window Live Mail.
2. Select "Option" Menu.
3. Select "More Option". Click Email Forwarding.
4. Select "Forward mail to another e-mail account" link.
5. Finally, select the "Save" button and get the auto-forward feature enabled
You can try disabling the auto-forward feature whenever you wish to do so. To do this, you need to select 'Rules' option under 'Tools' menu. You need to then select the 'Mail' option which will open up the 'Message Rules' window. You need to ensure that the 'Mail Rules' tab is selected and select the auto-forward rule. You need to then just select the 'Remove' button and get the feature disabled.
Tips to Solve the Issues
There are several issues that may occur with auto-forward of Windows Mail. One among these issues includes the security problem. If the rules are not properly configured, then it would cause issues with auto-forward. If the software gets corrupted then you are not able to automatically forward the e-mails. You can try updating the software to fix the issue. The updating would repair issues with application by adding latest patches to it. You can get these updates from the manufacturer’s website. You need to recreate the rules to fix the problem.