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Topic # 100667 16-Apr-2012 12:21 Send private message



Hi

What is Email aliases? I thought it was a mail redirection where I could create a snap email address and have it forward emails to my gmail account.  However when I created a test address it didn't work (unless it takes a period of time to activate the new snap email address?).




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  Reply # 609953 16-Apr-2012 12:23 Send private message

You will need to make a @snap.net.nz address first that is not a alias.
Then you can add an alias for that address to a gmail / hotmail / live / domain address etc.

I believe that's how it works anyway.  

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  Reply # 609954 16-Apr-2012 12:24 Send private message

Actually I might be wrong there, 

It's been awhile since I did anything with it.

I think you can get a domain that MX's to Snap IE mydomain.co.nz and and an alias for that to a snap.net.nz box.  

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  Reply # 610650 17-Apr-2012 16:45 Send private message

Basically you can create an alias to go to any address, be it your main Snap address or an external address, Gmail, iCloud, etc..

It can take up to 15ish minutes for the changes or additions to take effect. If it's completely not working for you, definitely ring our helpdesk on 0800 276 232 7am - 11pm Monday - Friday and 8am - 8pm in the weekends!





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  Reply # 610657 17-Apr-2012 16:55 Send private message

so I can use this to create an [email protected] and have it forward or emails to [email protected] ?




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  Reply # 610679 17-Apr-2012 17:15 Send private message

Yup! That should work fine.




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  Reply # 610681 17-Apr-2012 17:17 Send private message

Thanks Ralph.




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