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Dec 2 2015, 6:18 PM | Print
Gmail: Forwarding your Email to another Email Address
Here are the instructions for forwarding your Gmail account email messages to a different email address.

Forwarding your Gmail account to one of your existing email addresses often makes it easier to read your email since you don't have to view your messages on multiple accounts.


  1. Login to your Gmail account at
  2. Click the gear icon in the top-right area, then select Settings
  3. Click tab: "Forwarding and POP/IMAP"
  4. Click [Add a forwarding address]
  5. Enter your normal email address (the destination for your forwarded messages) and [Next]
  6. Click [Proceed]
  7. Click [OK]
  8. Find the confirmation email that was sent to your normal email address
  9. Either click the confirmation link within that email message, or copy the "Confirmation code:" (a 9-digit number) from the email into the forwarding confirmation code box & click [Verify]
  10. Select "(*) Forward a copy of incoming mail..."
  11. Select the "archive" option
  12. [Save Changes]
  13. Ignore the pink notification at the top which reminds you of the forwarding that you just created.